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anonymous
 3 years ago
could someone give me a quick lesson on figure of speeches
anonymous
 3 years ago
could someone give me a quick lesson on figure of speeches

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This may help you ,check it out http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figure_of_speech

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I can explain this to you if you would like me to. @Jimboslice

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok. First Personification.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Personification is just giving a human like trait to an inanimate object. For example: The wind whispered to me. ~Everyone knows wind can't whisper The tree hugged me in tough times. ~We know trees can't hug. Do you understand?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0those are good examples & easy to understand.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good so we will move on to simile. Very easy.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Simile compares two objects using "like" or "as". Example: The cat chased me like a cheetah chasing a gazelle. Or The rock was as still as silence itself. Got it @Jimboslice

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay now for analogy.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0An analogy is a figure of speech that equates two things to explain something unfamiliar by highlighting its similarities to something that is familiar. This figure of speech is commonly used in spoken and written English. For example: Questions and answers, crying and laughing, etc.  See more at: http://fos.iloveindia.com/#sthash.uhyISFB3.dpuf

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Metaphor is saying one thing is another using was or is. Ex: That cat was a cheetah chasing me! or You were a snail in the race

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes. will you help me on one of my questions

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks, okay so one of my figure of speeches come from a Bob Marley song. "Preacherman, don't tell me, Heaven is under the earth. I know you don't know what life is really worth." Honestly I can't decide

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Heaven is under earth is a metaphor I believe. What was your question?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that was the question I didn't understand where that quote was under witch figure of speech

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hard to say. I think it can be multiple things. Metaphor, Hyperbole

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you for all your help @noneyabusiness
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