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Similes

  1. 1. SimilesBy: Ella
  2. 2. EQ: what is a simile?• A simile is a type of figurative language that compares two different things using like or as.• Example: Mrs.Lewis is as pretty as a rose.• I am comparing Mrs.Lewis to a rose. ( she really is pretty)
  3. 3. Here are a few more examples!!!• 1. he runs as fast as a cheetah!!!• 2. her eyes sparkled like diomands!!!• 3. as busy as a bee.
  4. 4. • If similes did not have the words “like” or “as” in them guess what they would be???
  5. 5. That’s right!!!• It’s a metaphor!!! Don’t know what a metaphor is? Check out this cool power point I made on metaphors: Metaphor.pptx• If you do know what a metaphor is great!!! Keep going!!!
  6. 6. Try to see if these are similes or metaphors!!! Good luck!
  7. 7. Simile or Metaphor1. She is as pretty as a rose. simile or metaphor
  8. 8. That’s right!!!• It’s a simile!!! Good job!!!
  9. 9. Simile or Metaphor?• 2. she was a swan when she danced.• simile or metaphor
  10. 10. That’s right!!!• It’s a metaphor!!! You are so smart
  11. 11. Last one!!! Simile or metaphor?• He was like a lion in battle.• simile or metaphor
  12. 12. That’s right!!!• It’s a simile!!!! Great job!!! I hope you liked learning about similes!!! Bye!!!

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