Readthe sentences. Write the first letter of the type of figurative language used in each sentence, S=Simily M=Metaphor H=Hyperbole P=Personification 1. The wind whistled through the trees. P 2. I am so hungry I could eat a horse. H 3.

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  1. Grammar

    Readthe sentences. Write the first letter of the type of figurative language used in each sentence, S=Simily M=Metaphor H=Hyperbole P=Personification 1. The wind whistled through the trees. P 2. I am so hungry I could eat a horse. H 3. She was as quiet as a mouse. S 4. I have ...
  2. English

    In the following lines, Juliet is speaking of her tears, as if they have feelings: "The tears have got small victory by that:/For it was bad enough before their spite." Identify the type of figurative language that is being used. A: Simile B: Metaphor C: Personification I ...
  3. English

    1.) Identify the type of figurative language in the sentences below (taken from Act IV, scene 1 of Romeo and Juliet). Paris: "Poor soul, thy face is much abus'd with tears." Juliet: "The tears have got small victory by that;/ For it was bad enough before their spite" a.) ...
  4. 5th grade Language Arts

    I have a couple of phrases/sentences that need to be labeled as a type of figurative language. 1. Pitter Patter, raindrops are falling from the sky. (could this be onomatopoeia or personification?) 2. Boil the butter and bring it by the bank. (could this be an idiom or ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. English (PLEASE HELP!)

    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 B. Metaphor C. Personification D. Symbol I chose A because the sentence uses "as", but I'm not sure that correct.
  7. Figurative Language

    LAST ONE LOL - Question : Her smile was as sweet as sunshine on a rainy day. Answer : Metaphor since her smile is being compared as the sunshine on a rainy day. - Clues: Hyperbole, Personification, Simile, or Metaphor.
  8. English

    Please someone explain these to me!!! I've put in the answers that i think are right but i don't understand these very well. 1. Identify the type of irony found i Act IV, scene 1, of romeo and juliet, when paris meets juliet at friar lawrence's cell and says, do not deny... ...
  9. English

    Which type of figurative language is used in the following line from John F. Kennedy's inaugural address to the nation? "The torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans." A. Allusion B. Simile C. Personification D. Metaphor
  10. English

    The sentence "Like a boil that can never be cured as long as it is covered up but must be opened with all its pus-flowing ugliness to the natural medicines of air and light, injustice must likewise be exposed" communicates a(n) __________ tone A.Urgent B.Matter of fact C....
  11. Grammar

    “Her coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? personification symbol simile metaphor
  12. english

    MUSICIANS wrestle everywhere: All day, among the crowded air, I hear the silver strife; And—waking long before the dawn— Such transport breaks upon the town5 I think it that “new life!" It is not bird, it has no nest; Nor band, in brass and scarlet dressed, Nor ...
  13. 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...?
  14. 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...?
  15. Figurative Language

    Q- The train screamed down the tracks - Clue: Simile, Metaphor Or Personification ? - Answer: Personification??
  16. Figurative Language

    Question : Fruit is fuel for a healthy body. Answer : Personification? - Clues: Personification, Simile, Or Metaphor.
  17. 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 ...
  18. Figurative Language

    Question : Music is the salve that soothes us - Answer: Metaphor? - Clues: Metaphor, Simile or Personification?
  19. Figurative Language

    If the give you a ruled paper, write the other way. What figurative language is being shown and is this a compound sentence or a diffrent type of sentence
  20. English

    Which type of figurative language is used in the following line from Martin Luther King Jr.'s letter? "in some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood." A. Metaphor B. Simile C. Personification D. Symbol Which of the following lines from King's ...
  21. Literature

    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 d. personification A Thanks -MC
  22. English

    Which type of figurative language is used in this sentence? His attitude about the situation rubbed me the wrong way, so I just ignored his comments. idiom symbolism imagery personification A, right?
  23. Reading

    The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? (1 point) a. symbol b. metaphor c. simile d. personification I choose d because give human quality to animal, object, or idea right?
  24. English 10 help please

    The falcon of death was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
  25. ENGLISH MS. SUE

    The FALCON OF DEATH was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
  26. Gifted+Talented English-(Figurative Speech Poetry)

    Our assignment is to write a poem on each of the types of figurative speech. simile metaphor synecdoche metonymy personification apostrophe hyperbole understatement irony paradox I have completed every one of them except understatement and paradox. I understand what they are. ...
  27. Language

    1 "The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright — 5 And this was odd, because it was The middle of the night. The moon was shining sulkily, Because she thought the sun Had got no business to be there ...
  28. english

    MUSICIANS wrestle everywhere: All day, among the crowded air, I hear the silver strife; And—waking long before the dawn— Such transport breaks upon the town5 I think it that “new life!" It is not bird, it has no nest; Nor band, in brass and scarlet dressed, Nor ...
  29. 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, ...
  30. ELA

    PLEASE HELP AND HURRY!!! In a house the size of a postage stamp lived a man as big as a barge. His mouth could drink the entire river You could say it was rather large For dinner he would eat a trillion beans And a silo full of grain, Washed it down with a tanker of milk As if...
  31. english/ lit

    Which of these are considered figurative language? dialect,personification, protagonist, metaphor, simile, ambiguity
  32. AP Lang

    If they give you a ruled paper, write the other way. What kindof figurative language is being used and what type of sentence is this
  33. English

    PLEASE HELP!!! Please check my answers!! I'm not sure about a few of them, but i marked the answers that I think are correct. 1. In Act IV of Romeo and Juliet, what is Friar Lawrence’s advice to Juliet concerning her parents’ wishes that she marry Paris? He tells her she ...
  34. 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 ...
  35. English (Poetry)

    Which type of figurative language is used in the following sentence? All through the long gray day, the voice of the rain droned on relentlessly.
  36. English

    Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole D hyperbole
  37. English- Figurative Language

    What type of figurative language is the following sentence? : Oh, never, if I live to a million, Shall I feel such a terrible pain.
  38. AP Literature

    Identify the figure of speech in this sentence: "Anyone who calls a spade a spade should be compelled to use one." --Oscar Wilde Simile Metaphor Personification Analogy Hyperbole None of these I'm torn between personification and none of these, however I'm not entirely sure..
  39. 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
  40. English

    “…you spoke Spanish formal as your father, the judge without a courtroom.” This quote shows what figurative language? A. metaphor B. simile C. personification D. onomatopoeia B?
  41. English

    The following quote from “Pecos Bill” is an example of what type of figurative language? “Bill glanced up at the cyclone and the quiet smile on his face faded into a frown. He saw that the cyclone was angry. Very, very angry indeed.” A. personification B. hyperbole C. ...
  42. English

    In “Dream Deferred,” the lines “Or crust and sugar over— / like a syrupy sweet?” are an example of which kind of figurative language? A. simile B. metaphor C. personification D. paradox B?
  43. 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
  44. british Lit-URGENT

    The speaker in Ted Hughes's poem "Hawk Roosting" is the hawk. What figure of speech is this? A)simile B)metaphor C)personification D)hyperbole. I feel is is personification but am not sure.
  45. personification

    how do you change theses sentences to figurative language. Beating their golden hoofs upon the glass Heavens;
  46. English Check!

    Underline the figurative expression(s) in each sentence. Identify the type of expression by writing S for simile or M for metaphor next to the sentence. Sentences might contain both a simile and a metaphor. Can someone chek my work thanks! 1. The glare of the desert sun seemed...
  47. Last time I am posting this, sorry

    If the give you a ruled paper, write the other way. What figurative language is being shown and is this a compound sentence or a diffrent type of sentence
  48. english 12.....

    "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is famous for its use of vivid figurative language and memorable sound devices. What do you think are several especially effective examples of simile, metaphor, personification, alliteration, assonance, and internal rhyme?
  49. ELA

    First read this poem to answer 1-9 ROSE POGONIAS 1. A saturated meadow, 2. Sun-shaped and jewel small, 3. A circle scarcely wider 4. Than the tress around were tall 5. Where the winds were quite excluded 6. And the air was stifling sweet 7. With the breath of many flowers, 8. ...
  50. English

    whats figurative language? Check this site for a great explanation and examples. http://volweb.utk.edu/school/bedford/harrisms/1poe.htm Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you are seeking a definition for "figurative language" it is used to create images, ...
  51. English

    “Ten thousand saw I at a glance,/ Tossing their heads in sprightly dance./ The waves beside them danced; but they/ Outdid the sparkling waves in glee;” This quote is an example of what figurative language? A. metaphor B. simile C. paradox D. personification D?
  52. senn high school

    Write a 1-2 paragraph on a topic of your choice using at least 3 of the figurative language we have reviewed so far.After your paragraph ,list the types of figurative language you used ?
  53. language art pllz help

    1. Which of the following would most likely connect with the speaker of "Growing Pains"? (1 point)a teen whose parents are going through a difficult divorce a teen who has let down one of her best friends a teen whose mother is often too busy to spend time with him 2. What ...
  54. English

    Can someone please tell me what, if any, figure of speech is used here? "Anyone who calls a spade a spade should be compelled to use one." Simile Metaphor Personification Analogy Hyperbole None of these
  55. Grammar and Composition

    check these: list one example of each figurative language device. simile: The robber was as quiet as a mouse. metaphor: The teacher had a heart of stone ? personification: While gazing up at the night sky I saw a smiling moon looking down at me.
  56. English

    Question 19 But time did beckon to the flowers. Herbert metaphor simile personification hyperbole A
  57. english

    Can you please identify the figurative language (i.e., metaphor, simile, imagery, personification, etc) for each sentence? 1. "We never felt so much power. Like we owned the world. We owned it. I swear we could held it in the palms of our hands and it was up to us whether we ...
  58. englis

    In 3–5 sentences, write down what you told someone in that conversation. Once you write your sentences, go back and identify the sentence type of each one. They will be one of these three options: simple sentence, compound sentence, or complex sentence. Explain why you ...
  59. 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...
  60. 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. ...
  61. English

    1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. misplaced modifier dangling modifier faulty predication incomplete comparison Question 2 When I asked for a submarine, the convenience store clerk said he didn't have kits for making model ...
  62. English

    1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. misplaced modifier dangling modifier faulty predication incomplete comparison Question 2 When I asked for a submarine, the convenience store clerk said he didn't have kits for making model ...
  63. College English

    I have been pouring over this all day and would appreciate if someone could look this over for me with some good news... am I getting it? Gracias! >> represents my chosen answer. 1. Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. ...
  64. English

    In 3–5 sentences, write down what you told someone in that conversation. Once you write your sentences, go back and identify the sentence type of each one. They will be one of these three options: simple sentence, compound sentence, or complex sentence. Explain why you ...
  65. Sentences

    Are my sentences correct with the following directions? (Sentences below directions) Using California as a topic, number and write one example of each of the following: 1. A completely correct simple sentence with an appositive in it. 2. A sentence with redundant language. ...
  66. ENGLISHH 12

    "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is famous for its use of vivid figurative language and memorable sound devices. What do you think are several especially effective examples of simile, metaphor, personification, alliteration, assonance, and internal rhyme? Explain why you ...
  67. englidsh

    "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is famous for its use of vivid figurative language and memorable sound devices. What do you think are several especially effective examples of simile, metaphor, personification, alliteration, assonance, and internal rhyme? Explain why you ...
  68. english.

    1. Read the following stanza from “Alone”: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. Think ...
  69. english

    1. Read the following stanza from “Alone”: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. Think ...
  70. College English

    I submitted this yesterday and Ms. Sue thought I did well (except 7,11) but I still managed to get 4 wrong - and my mind is a mess trying to figure out where I went wrong! Please help - my mid is coming! >> represents my chosen answer. 1. Having studied small engine ...
  71. English

    1. WPM=130 means 130 words a minute. This is the similar reading speed of the listening test for first graders in middle school. 2. Write the second sentence in Number 2 in Italic script. 2-1. Write the second sentence in Number 2 in cursive type. 3. Arrange the following ...
  72. Descriptive Writing

    Colby gave her Romeo a lecture for the mean comment he made about her in front of his friends. Is this a simile, metaphor, personification or hyperbole?
  73. English

    Question 17 Mortality weighs heavily upon me like an unwilling sleep. Samuel Johnson metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer B
  74. LA- Grade 9

    "Something invisible, seeking shelter from the cruel and pitiless vacuum of space." Is an example of: a. metaphor b. personification c. symbolism d. hyperbole Your help is much appreciated !!
  75. English

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

    "The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright — And this was odd because it was The middle of the night. The moon was shining sulkily, Because she thought the sun Had got no business to be there After ...
  77. English

    Question 20 Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer A
  78. English

    Question 20 Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer A
  79. language arts

    are my feet are killing me is a alliteration, personification , or hyperbole?
  80. reading

    What type of figurative language is this sentence:He was as clumsy as a bull in a China shop.
  81. english

    what is the personification of this sentence The wind whispered through the dark and gloomy forest.
  82. English

    Is this sentence a type of figurative language? "That laid their guilt upon my guiltless shoulders"
  83. English Writing

    Can someone help me write thesis statement for my paper on how the song’s use of figurative language contributes to its appeal to its listeners? The song is "Every Rose Has Its Thorn". I know there is a lot of metaphor used in the song. but cannot come up with a good thesis ...
  84. language arts

    First write one noun of each type below.then write as sentence using the nouns. underline all the nouns in your sentence. common and concrete__________________________________________________________. proper and concrete___________________. please help me because i cant found ...
  85. english

    which of the following sentences contains an implied metaphor? a. the small sailboat bobbed about like a cork on the huge ocean b. the wind looked down upon the tiny craft, laughed, and then attacked c. the battle between wind and boat raged on for an hour d. then the damaged ...
  86. writing

    Could anyone please help me with this question? Is the phrase below a smilie, metaphor, or personification. The sky lit up with a huge web of lightning. I know what a smile, a metaphor, and what a personification is, but I can't seem to be able to answer this question.
  87. language arts

    how does the poet use personification to describe the trees? poem is "almost summer sky" by Jacqueline Woodson a. trees upstate think they are better than other trees b.the hundred year old trees act like men c. the tops of the trees reach up and touch the sky d. trees reach ...
  88. Hyperbole

    Read the oral notes carefully. Then, decide whether each of the following statements contain a hyperbole! Q1. "If I’ve told you this story once, I’ve told it a million times!" a. Hyperbole b. No Hyperbole Ans: a. Hyperbole Q2. "I feel so hungry today. I’m going to order ...
  89. Personification

    Identify which of the following sentences contains personification. The insects were making rhythmical noises. Pine needles were a gentle brown carpet. Trees, confronting him, stretched out their arms and forbade him to pass. Is it C? Please help, thanks
  90. English

    What kind of figurative language is in "She pulled in her horizon like a great fish-net,". Is it both a hyperbole and a simile?
  91. Language

    I've been throwing rocks and things of birds since I was born and had never been come close to hitting one I've seen 1 million people through 1 million things of birds and no one had ever really had one not even a pigeon! The sentence above contains an example of? Simile ...
  92. language

    What types of figurative language did MLK jr. use in 'Letter to Birmingham Jail'?
  93. English

    1. According to 'spacing words', write the following right. Iaminmyfirstyear. -> I am in my first year. 2. Let's write down the self-introductory passage on the memo on the left. 3. Correct the following self-introductory passage for Tom right. 4.The first letter in a ...
  94. English

    In Chapter 3 of The Scarlet Letter In describing the momentary revelation of the stranger's emotion, the narrator employs a. Allusion B. personification C. Simile D. Antithesis C. Hyperbole
  95. The last time...Language arts

    What figurative language does use in Annabel Lee? My Answer--> With a love that the winged seraphs of heaven coveted her and me” (lines 8 and 9). The angels do not see any restoration of the love even in heaven; they doubt that he will reunite in heaven with his love, ...
  96. ela 1 question

    If somebody could quickly help me that would be very nice. You could look up on Google "Almost Summer Sky" by jacqueline woodson. how does the poet use personification to describe the trees? a. trees upstate think they are better than other trees b.the hundred year old trees ...
  97. English

    Which literary device is used in the following sentence? "Ira was sitting in the shade because it was over ninety degrees in the sun, which beat down with a fierce vengeance." a. simile b. metaphor*** c. alliteration d. personification
  98. English language arts

    Can somebody PLEASE help me with this question urgently? What literary device is used in the STANZA below? it was going to be one of those days jinxed hexed hapless hopeless Choices: a.Onomatopoeia b.Alliteration c.Personification d.Metaphor thank you!!!!
  99. English - ms. sue

    ms. sue i have to write two paragraphs one in which i just say what type writer i be and the other one be explaining what type metaphor i be. for paragraph which tell what type writer i be, i hve little bit stuff i add, but i not know what else to say about me as writer? u ...
  100. English 2

    Write an essay of at least 250 words that describes and explains examples of figurative language you found in Animal Farm when you completed your response journal on that topic. Include one example of each of the five types of figurative language from the words or phrases you ...
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