Langauge Arts - Simile/Matephor

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Langauge Arts - Simile/Matephor

Is the phrase "like a moth to a flame" a simile or metaphor? i can see both.... Similes always use "like" or "as", which the phrase has "like" although it's not comparing... So my answer is metaphor, but I'm not sure. Help!

Langauge Arts

I need to write a funny story for class. Any ideas? I can't think :/

Langauge arts

Which of the following is a proper noun? ground friend Georgia*** vegatable

check my answers? language arts

1. The fire's angder could no be contained. A). personification *** B.) simile C.) metaphor 2. The flames ran along the deliberate rows of vines, like long curved fingers reaching for the horizon, lighting the night sky. A). personification B). simile C). metaphor *** 3. ''We ...

Langauge

I NEED HELP WITH MY LANGAUGE WORK!!! I need to unscramble "PRLAUGNILIBETLIC"! sOMEONE PLEASE HELP!!!

english

That, like dumb mouths, do ope their ruby lips To beg the voice and utterance of my tongue is this a simile? how? Yes. It's a simile. It compares whatever "That" refers to to mouths. It also uses the word "like," making it a simile, not a metaphor. An easy way to remember ...

langauge arts

Which of the following statements is an opinion? AThunderstorms are more frequent around the East Gulf Coast . BThunderstorms are extremely frightening. CThunderstorms are the result of convection. DThunderstorms can produce tornadoes.

Language Arts

What is a simile-cliché?

Language Arts

What is a simile-cliche?

LANG ARTS

Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile?

Language Arts

Simile, Idiom , or Both? He is sweatng like a pig

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS

Someone help me. I need a simile with the word SCORNFULLY and PREDATOR.

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS

Someone help me. I need a simile with the word AFFLICTED and TUFTS.

Reading/language arts

Can someone give me a simile with the words CANOPY and TRAMPLE. Please.

Language Arts

Your voice is like a pomegranate wine is an example of a) simile b) metaphor c)figurative lanuage

language arts

I need an example of a simile,and metaphor for tue book Sammy keyes and the hotel theift

langauge arts - mr. sue help!!

25. Select one story from the unit and identify the dynamic and static characters. For each character, identify why you labeled the character as either dynamic or static. (10 points)

Language arts

Her many hands reach out to us. Her many tongues are garrulous. These lines make use of A. Aliteration B. onomatopoeia C. Simile D. Personification

Lang. Arts

“[H]er coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? A. personification B. symbol C. simile D.metaphor I think it is D...?

Lang. Arts

The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? A.symbol B.metaphor C.simile D.personification I think it is D...?

Language arts

in rose pogonias which type of figurative language is found is line 6 and 7? A)symbol B)metophor C) personification D) simile

English

But time did beckon to the flowers. Herbert metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer simile

Language Arts

Which is the best example of a simile? A. Marty's shout rattled the windows. B. Her voice was as clear as a bell. C. He is a bear in the morning. D. The blossoms in the garden nodded their heads. Is the answer B? Thank you

simile

What does the simile mean for a haze rises from the bay like a wall of gray closing you off from everything?

english[simile]

complete the simile the rock stood....

english

Howard likes birds. simile or not simile?

Langauge Arts

Having trouble deciding when to use a comma and when not to with the word "also". In the sentence "He also received money as gifts from his aunt grandparents and parents." Would the commas go after "aunt" and "grandparents"? I dont' think you need one after "also" in this ...

Language arts

If you have read this poem or taken this test can you please help me with it?? in "rose pogonias" which type of figurative language is found is line 6 and 7? A)symbol B)metophor C) personification D) simile

simile's/metaphors

I did a report on dyslexia. I need one metaphor and one simile here's my introduction and thesis I. Introduction Do any of you have a learning disability about you? A disability that makes it extremely difficult for you to do things like read, write, or even spell in your ...

langauge arts

Which of the following forms of poetry expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verse. Limerick my answer Free verse Haiku Lyric Which of the following pairs of poetry elements best help the reader to identify the poem's tone? Rhyme and ...

Simile Question

The sun's rays caress my face like a mother would. Would this simile work? Make sense? Thanks.

Language arts

in using the simile "like a smile full of teeth" to describe the passing train in "the city is so big." what is the speaker suggesting about the train? I believe it might be "Warm and welcoming" Though I am not sure? I would love some help. I am sorry

English

Is this a simile? Just this void. The days raw and wide as this drought-blue sky. Just this nothingness. That's what hurts. Is it a simile because the day is being compared to the sky?

Liberal Arts?

I'm in middle school, my sister, (Senior in hs) keeps telling me that she wants to go into liberal arts, but doesnt now what yet. what are liberal arts? What careers associate with a liberal arts major or something?

Language Arts

Need some help on the 2 sentences below. 1. Are you tired of never being prepared for Language Arts class? (is Language Arts supposed to be capitalized or not) 2. You need to organize your Language Arts binder. (would Language Arts be capitalized or not in this sentence) ...

IT 220

how would you define (Distribution list) in computer langauge?

AP English 11

Can "as if" be used in a simile similarly to the singular "as" or "like"? Would this example be considered a simile comparing children's eligibility to have recess compared to a carrot impending over head: "As if physical activity were a carrot to dangle as a reward or yank ...

English

I have to answer these questions but i am confused...please help :) As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods; they kill us for sport Metaphor Personification Hyperbole Litotes None of these I do not understand the sentence itself :( I wish I had a million dollars right ...

A simile

Is this simile? Feeling the cold air that is as cold as the cold words that said I couldn't do it.

social science

A paragraph explaning how the swahili langauge came into being

langauge arts

What is the best way to rewrite the following topic to form a focused thesis statement? Electric cars vs. Cars fueled with gasoline A. Cars fueled with gasoline shouldn't be allowed on the road, especially when electric cars are so readily available. B. Electric cars and cars ...

English

"Men can intoxicate themselevs with ideas as effectually as with alcool" SImile or metaphor Answer : Simile What are they comparing Answer : Comparing men and alcohol

grammar(english)

i need to find similes he was as hard as a rock. she was as gentle as a dove. the wall was like a mountian i could not climb. similie = a comparision between two words using "like" or "as" to compare (examples above) hope this helps! To add to Marie's excellent answer, I ...

Literature

Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? The younger she dresses, the older she looks. A. paradox B. simile C. metaphor D. personification

English

Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? An angry sky loomed overhead. A. simile B. paradox C. metaphor D. personification D?

English

Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? Her novel was a passport to adventure. A. simile B. metaphor C. paradox D. personification B?

language

What is a simile? This site will give you a definiton and examples. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/simile.html would for native americans woul for be the prepositions and americans be the object. for is the preposition. Native Americans is the object of the ...

Simile

which expert from the poem is an example of a simile? The sun is setting in a splendor of color; Like a shining ruby in an ocean of orange *** My head is bent against the wind that nips my nose; as my fingers curl in my pocket The world is now silent as trees' bare fingers ...

English Lit-Please check

Does an analogy ever have "as" in it. I'm just trying to figure out figures of speech and I know Writeteacher told me "as" would be a simile but in the following: My brother has grown a great deal in the last year. He is almost as tall as I am now. This can't be a simile ...

English Lit

I'm not great at identifying some of these figures of speech for English Please check my answers or offer suggestions 1."As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods: they kill us for sport" Shakespeare for King Lear Is this a simile, metaphor, personification, hyberbole, ...

Langauge Arts

Write an essay in which you analyze the importance of plot events and characters’ actions to the development of a story’s theme. Review and evaluate a story from the unit that has a clearly identifiable theme. You might choose “Raymond’s Run” by Toni Cade Bambara...

Literature

Can someone check if these are correct? 1. Buddy's friend is comforting like an old sweater = simile 2. The trees' cried echo through the forest = personification 3. Their affection for each other is an oasis of kindness = metaphor 4. Queenie, the dog, complains about the cold...

English

"Hang Ideas! They are tramps vagabonds knocking at the back door of your mind each taking a little of your substance each carrying away some crumb of that belief in a few simple notions you must cling to if you want to lovie decently and would like to die easy" Metaphor or ...

arts

what is arts? what are the different fields of arts? thanks a lot...

Simile & Hyperbole

Complete the sentence with a simile. 1. His tail wagged like.... 2. The old man petted him as tenderly as he would..... Help with these. I can't think of anything. --------------------------------------- Write two hyperboles to complete each sentence. 1. My lawyer is so smart...

English

I need help by the topic says english is the langauge of opportunity, why bother to teach indegenous language.

Langauge arts

1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...

Language Arts

Which lines from "The City is So Big" contains a simile? A. The city is so big/ its bridges quake with fear B. The lights sliding from house to house/ And trains pass with windows shining C. And trains pass with windows shining/ Like a smile full of teeth D. I have seen ...

cognitive and langauge development

Dr bean believes that lanaguage development ia a product of inner predispositions and environmental influences Dr Beans belief is consistant with WHAT? perspective

Language Arts

I’d been throwing rocks and things at birds since I was born and had never even came close to hitting one, I’d seen a million people throw a million things at birds and no one had ever really hit one, not even a pigeon! 1. The sentence above contains an example of A. ...

cognitive and langauge del.

Dr bean believes that lanaguage development ia a product of inner predispositions and environmental influences Dr Beans belief is consistant with WHAT? perspective behaviorist nativist interactionist psychoanalyticl

langauge

Feeling too self conscious to shout for help Scott decided to let logic resolve his quandary. what does the word quandary mean in the sentence ? a) quarantine b) explanation c) predicament d) situation

ENG1511

Pharaphrase the sentence'' in my experience as both learner and later a langauge practitioner,one has to have a driver that will obstinately motivate one to succeed against all add''

arts and culure

I need a clearer writing image of what this means and I know it sounds crazy...but, I am butting my head around this, and need to get started with my assignment?..."the social role of the arts in early Chinese and Japanese civilizations." How does one explain the social role ...

English

1.What figure of speech is this? I think it is personification "Death stands above me, whispering low I know not what into my ear." simile litotes personification metonymy synecdoche 2.What figure of speech is this:The fog comes on little cat feet This one I hav no idea-I ...

Foreign Langauge

Who is a person that's important to the history and/or culture of France. This person can be a political figure, scientist, artist, musician, athlete, religious figure, etc.

arts survey

how has visual and performing arts reflect and influence society?

Language arts

1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...

Language arts

1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...

Debating - subsidies, the arts

Could anyone help me come up with some points as to subsidies for the arts benefit the individual (both in society and the individual artist), and how taking subsidies away from the arts sector would be detrimental to the individual? Any help would be much appreciated :) ...

Arts and Culture

What are Classical & Hellenistic Greece visual arts ? I am having trouble finding anything on this .

arts and humanities

need help in making a brochure in arts administration

language and arts

i have a hard time in languages and arts

Arts

Do you need Fine Arts Credits in high School?

Langauge arts

6. Climbing so slowly they seem immobile is how sloths spend their days. (1 point) prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase 7. Sam and Dean were shocked to find they both enjoyed playing soccer. (1 point) subordinate clause noun clause simple ...

language arts

Which of the following name figurative Language. Metaphor Rhythm Definition my answer Dialogue Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile The smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door The last bird-song of the day greets the night's first star Drops ...

English Lit-Please offer opinion

I asked this question yesterday but I thought of another possibility-I had to tell what figure of speeech And here we are as on a darkling plain Swept with confused alarms of struggle and flight Where ignorant armies clash by night By Matthew Arnold in Dover Beach Choices were...

English - Poetry

2. The capital words in the following excerpt are an example of which literary element? "And both that morning equally LAY IN LEAVES no step had trodden black." a. rhyme b. rhythm c. alliteration d. simile 3. The following excerpt is an example of which literary element? "Then...

Language Arts

I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth is prest Against the earth’s sweet flowing breast; A tree that looks at God all day, And lifts her leafy arms to pray; A tree that may in summer wear A nest of robins in her hair; Upon whose ...

Langauge Arts

What is the best paraphrase of the final stanza? A. The water slows until it reaches its destiny, a place not too different from mine, where the water stretches to meet the sky. Other people use it like a mirror. They fish and think here. B. The water comes back to my special ...

french

I have a project where I have to make a video about the differences between arts in USA and in Alsace, France. Arts meaning painting, sculpture, music that kind of thing. I have been try to research but have not come up with much. I don't really know what to search and feel ...

english need help asap

* 3. Which phrase from Song of Myself, Number 52 is a simile? Which phrase from Song of Myself, Number 52 is a simile?   a. “He complains of my gab and my loitering.” b. “I shake my white locks at the runaway sun.” c. “If you want me again look for me under your ...

literary

WHAT IS THE MEANING OF A SIMILE

grammar

What is a simile for stone?

language arts

does anyone have the answers too language arts 7 A third read christmas carol act 1 dramatic transformations

Language arts

What is the name of the online textbook used in this course A) Language arts B) The big question C) Literature D) Write to learn

language arts

How can English language arts teachers create a literacy-rich environment in their classrooms?

language arts

i need help with an assignmetnd, does anyone know any website that has really good language arts tutors who can help?

english

as if he was a statue: is it a metaphor or a simile

Language arts

WHAT ELEMENTS ARE FOUND IN MANY PARAGRAPHS??? PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! http://www.arts.uottawa.ca/writcent/hypergrammar/paragrph.html This webpage and all its links are a good summary for you. =)

language arts

Could someone suggest one way that teachers can integrate content and instruction in an English language arts classroom. It will give me an idea how to anwser the question. Thank you

English (Check)

1.Read the sentence below: Your anger at the game's final score is as my despair for my exam scores. What type of figurative language does this sentence use? A.Allusion B.Analogy C.Hyperbole D.Simile**** 2.Read the sentence below: Simplicity is to garden design as symmetry is ...

Language Arts

I have a Language Arts review crossword, and one hint is "Scrooge and Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol". The word is 10 letters long, and has an E as the eighth letter. Thanks!

Language arts

an some give me ansewrs to the language arts quick check

3rd grade

how to finish a simile and a metapor

english

What is a simile, idiom, or metaphor for relief?

reading

what is a simile using a neighborhood cat?

english

the wave leapt .. add simile

AP Human Geography

What is a simile for Hungary and Translyvania?

LA

which line in the river poem contains a simile

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