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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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 ...

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 ...

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.) ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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... ...

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

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....

Grammar

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

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 ...

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...?

Figurative Language

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

Figurative Language

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

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 ...

Figurative Language

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

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

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 ...

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

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?

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

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

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

english/ lit

Which of these are considered figurative language? dialect,personification, protagonist, metaphor, simile, ambiguity

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

English

Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole D hyperbole

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.

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..

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

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. ...

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?

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?

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

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.

personification

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

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...

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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

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?

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. ...

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, ...

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?

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 ?

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 ...

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

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.

English

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

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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?

English

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

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 !!

English

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

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 ...

English

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

English

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

language arts

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

reading

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

english

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

English

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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?

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

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 ...

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

language

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

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 ...

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, ...

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

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 ...

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!!!!

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 ...

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 ...

english check answers

And a pain still throbs in the old, old scars - alliteration And the faint perfume from its chalice steals--personification Till its blood is red on the cruel bars;- repitition When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, -personification simile repetition ...

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