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Lannon Elementary School Library: Figurative Language

Figurative Language

Figurative language is saying something other than what is literally meant for effect. Some figurative devices are metaphor, simile, symbol, hyperbole, personification, and irony.  Authors use figurative language to create mental pictures with words.

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Figurative Language Books in Lannon Library

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