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Jimboslice
 one year ago
could someone give me a quick lesson on figure of speeches
Jimboslice
 one year ago
could someone give me a quick lesson on figure of speeches

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

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I can explain this to you if you would like me to. @Jimboslice

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok. First Personification.

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Personification 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?

Jimboslice
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0those are good examples & easy to understand.

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Good so we will move on to simile. Very easy.

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Simile 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

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay now for analogy.

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1An 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

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok, now metaphor.

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Metaphor 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

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

Jimboslice
 one year 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

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Heaven is under earth is a metaphor I believe. What was your question?

Jimboslice
 one year 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

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hard to say. I think it can be multiple things. Metaphor, Hyperbole

Jimboslice
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you for all your help @noneyabusiness

noneyabusiness
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You are welcome
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