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  • Figurativelanguage personification

    1. 1. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE Personification
    2. 2. Personification!
    3. 3. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute
    4. 4. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    5. 5. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    6. 6. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    7. 7. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    8. 8. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    9. 9. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    10. 10. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    11. 11. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    12. 12. Personification!Giving an inanimate object or concept ahuman attribute The mall was calling out to me.
    13. 13. Personification!
    14. 14. Personification!Time stole my youth away.
    15. 15. Personification!Time stole my youth away.Money doesn’t grow on trees.
    16. 16. Why use personification?
    17. 17. Why use personification?To exaggerate and emphasize a point
    18. 18. Why use personification?To exaggerate and emphasize a point ASK: What point exactly is the poet/writer trying to emphasize?
    19. 19. Why use personification?To exaggerate and emphasize a point ASK: What point exactly is the poet/writer trying to emphasize?The mall is calling out to me
    20. 20. Why use personification?To exaggerate and emphasize a point ASK: What point exactly is the poet/writer trying to emphasize?The mall is calling out to me The mall is given human attribute of ‘calling’ out to the narrator, making it hard to deny the mall.
    21. 21. Why use personification?To exaggerate and emphasize a point ASK: What point exactly is the poet/writer trying to emphasize?The mall is calling out to me The mall is given human attribute of ‘calling’ out to the narrator, making it hard to deny the mall. The narrator can’t help himself but wants to go to the mall.
    22. 22. How to analyze?
    23. 23. How to analyze?Highlight areas of comparisons
    24. 24. How to analyze?Highlight areas of comparisons Identify the abstract quality and the human attribute.
    25. 25. How to analyze?Highlight areas of comparisons Identify the abstract quality and the human attribute.Phrase in the following manner:
    26. 26. How to analyze?Highlight areas of comparisons Identify the abstract quality and the human attribute.Phrase in the following manner: (Concept/inanimate object) is being compared to (human attribute).
    27. 27. How to analyze?Highlight areas of comparisons Identify the abstract quality and the human attribute.Phrase in the following manner: (Concept/inanimate object) is being compared to (human attribute).Explain the literal & Implied meaning.
    28. 28. Practice
    29. 29. PracticePractice analyzing the personificationsused in these examples
    30. 30. PracticePractice analyzing the personificationsused in these examples Pair work
    31. 31. PracticePractice analyzing the personificationsused in these examples Pair work Identify comparison, phrase the comparison, explain the literal & implied meaning of each one used.
    32. 32. Application
    33. 33. ApplicationPg 79 Text BUnpack the poem 4-step analysis of poetic devices usedAnalyze the use of figurative languagesused and show how the writer extends themetaphor - What does the poet imply aboutdeath?

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