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Z mdluli

  1. 1. Z MDLULIMetaphor and simileEnglish grade 8
  2. 2. Using Metaphors and Similes If a writer uses a metaphor it’s because theywant to give a more detailed and vivid imageof how they are feeling or what they aredescribing. Look at the metaphors and similes below and:1)Circle whether the statement is ametaphor/simile2)Say what the metaphor/simile makes you thinkof
  3. 3. 1. Metaphor/Similee.g. When Elena won the English prize she feltlike the cat that had got the cream.e.g. This makes me think that Elena felt...
  4. 4. 2. Metaphor/Similee.g. Martin’s rage was a rampaging bull,charging through the classroom.e.g. This makes me think that Martin was...
  5. 5. 3. Metaphor/Simile The burglar stalked the building like a cat This makes me think that the burglar was...
  6. 6. 4. Metaphor/Simile Lucy was confused until the teacher threwsome light on the situation. This makes me think that Lucy felt...

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