What type of figurative language appears in the following sentence?
The computer moaned and groaned as it rendered the large video file.
A. Simile <--- my answer
I chose A because the sentence uses "as", but I'm not sure that correct.
The mere presence of "as" or "like" does not automatically indicate simile.
Look up the four possibilities here:
Let me know what you decide.posted by Writeacher
@Writeacher so it would be personification? The computer is non-human making human noises?posted by Cassidy
B. Personification because the computer is making human noises.
posted by 420blazeit