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    Smile figuative language

    can you help me define figuative language

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    Re: figuative language

    Hello Johanna

    Figurative language describes X in terms of Y.

    Here are two examples of figurative language:

    1. Elena came into the room with all guns blazing.

    — metaphor: Elena comes into the room talking or behaving very angrily. She is presented as if she were a ship in a sea battle.

    2. Elena came into the room like a whirlwind.

    — simile: Elena comes into the room very hurriedly, or with a great deal of fuss and noise. She is compared to a whirlwind.

    Does that help?

    MrP

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