language arts Ms. Sue please

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1.
Which of the following is an example of metaphor? (1 point)

an overwhelming wave of embarrassment
as harmless as a newborn chick
a hissing and slithering snake

2.
When writing a poem, sensory details are used to (1 point)

compare two unlike things or concepts.
give human characteristics to inanimate objects.
create vivid images that appeal to the senses.

3.
Which synonym of the word rain is most appropriate to be used in this sentence?

The whole sky seemed to explode in the sudden __________. (1 point)

shower
precipitation
thunderstorm

My answers:
1. an overwhelming wave of embarrassment
2. create vivid images that appeal to the senses.
3. shower

  • language arts Ms. Sue please -

    I agree with your second answer, but not with the other two.

  • language arts Ms. Sue please -

    how about:

    1. a hissing and slithering snake
    3. thunderstorm

  • language arts Ms. Sue please -

    Much better. Those are right. :-)

  • language arts Ms. Sue please -

    Thanks!

  • language arts Ms. Sue please -

    You're welcome.

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