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  1. 1. Similes, Metaphors, and Extended Metaphors By: Wally Heppenstall And Nikhil Sharma
  2. 2. Similes <ul><li>Definition: figure of speech </li></ul><ul><li>used to compare things, </li></ul><ul><li>usually using the words “like,” </li></ul><ul><li>“ as,” and “than.” </li></ul>
  3. 3. Similes <ul><li>Examples… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>She was as quick as a cheetah. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She was as tall as a mountain. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Metaphors <ul><li>Definition: Figure of speech </li></ul><ul><li>that compares two unlike objects </li></ul>
  5. 5. Metaphors <ul><li>Examples… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You are my sunshine. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He was a wild beast. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Extended Metaphors <ul><li>Definition: Metaphor that </li></ul><ul><li>continues throughout the </li></ul><ul><li>entire piece of work. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Extended Metaphor <ul><li>Example… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The winds were ocean waves, thrashing against the trees limbs. The gales remained thereafter, only ceasing when the sun went down. Their waves clashed brilliantly with the water beneath, bringing foam and dying leaves to the shore. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Thank you very much. </li></ul><ul><li>Kansas won… yay! </li></ul><ul><li>Wallynikhil production. </li></ul>