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
  2. 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
  3. 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:
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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.
  10. Grammar

    “Her coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? personification symbol simile metaphor
  11. 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...?
  12. 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...?
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Figurative Language

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

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

    Question : Music is the salve that soothes us - Answer: Metaphor? - Clues: Metaphor, Simile or Personification?
  19. 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
  20. 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
  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. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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?
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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).
  34. 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?
  35. 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
  36. 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.
  37. 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
  38. english/ lit

    Which of these are considered figurative language? dialect,personification, protagonist, metaphor, simile, ambiguity
  39. 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.
  40. English

    Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole D hyperbole
  41. 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.
  42. 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
  43. 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?
  44. 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?
  45. 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
  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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. 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
  53. 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?
  54. personification

    how do you change theses sentences to figurative language. Beating their golden hoofs upon the glass Heavens;
  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. 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.
  57. 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
  58. 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
  59. 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.
  60. 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.
  61. 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
  62. 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.
  63. 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?
  64. 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?
  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
  66. English

    Question 19 But time did beckon to the flowers. Herbert metaphor simile personification hyperbole A
  67. 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
  68. literature/poetry

    1. If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. These lines are an example of a/an A. quatrain. B. octet. C. couplet. D. sestet. 2. The line "I wandered lonely as a cloud" is an example of A. a metaphor. B. a simile. C. a
  69. English

    1. I can eat a horse. 2. I could eat a horse. ---------------------- Which one has stronger possibility between two sentences? The difference between 'can' and 'could'
  70. 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
  71. 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
  72. 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 !!
  73. English

    Question 17 Mortality weighs heavily upon me like an unwilling sleep. Samuel Johnson metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer B
  74. 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?
  75. English

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

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

    Which of the following sentences from the article is an example of hyperbole? Here are the examples... A. Ivory-billed woodpeckers still graced the planet. B.According to experts, they need large areas of old-growth forest, including many big, dead trees,
  78. English

    But time did beckon to the flowers. Herbert metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer simile
  79. 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
  80. language arts

    are my feet are killing me is a alliteration, personification , or hyperbole?
  81. 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
  82. Literature-Poetry

    Hi, I am doing a correspondence course and was wondering if the answers for my quiz were right, could you help please? My answers are identified by <>. I am aware that someone else has posted on this subject but posted wrong... I hope I did this
  83. English

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

    What type of figurative language is this sentence:He was as clumsy as a bull in a China shop.
  85. 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
  86. 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
  87. English

    i have to right a short story with characeristics from the romantic period.. main character has to be form the book the crucibe... setting must be in nature hero must have supernatural powers...characters must be free spirited playful emotional and
  88. 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,
  89. 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.
  90. 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
  91. 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?
  92. 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
  93. 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
  94. 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
  95. 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 ?
  96. 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.
  97. Language Arts

    Hi! Can anyone check my answers please? Which type of sentence is shown below? Meet me outside after your ballet class. A. exclamatory sentence B. declarative sentence C. interrogative sentence D. imperative sentence**** Which of the following sentences is
  98. english

    which is a better metaphor. when tom came out of the shower, he was cleaner then a bar of soap or when sarah was reading her book, she was glued to it. if one of them is right, try to fix up the sentence because my teacher said that those sentences are
  99. 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
  100. language

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