5. The form of figurative language that uses LIKE, AS, THAN, or RESEMBLES to compare two dissimilar thing is
a. a simile
b. a direct metaphor
c. an implied metaphor
Literature - Writeacher, Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 8:45am
Simile is closest. Similes use "like" or "as," but I've never seen any similes that use "than" or "resembles."
- Literature - Writeacher, Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 11:18am