What are examples of figurative language?
Example: The trees swayed and danced in the wind.
Example: The jingle, jangle, jingle of the sleigh bells echoed in the night.
Example: The sun was a red ball on the horizon.
4. Onomatopoeia—words that resemble sounds
Example: ‘Crash’ or ‘hiss’
5.Simile– a comparison using like or as
Example: The sun set on the horizon like a big red ball.
6. Idiom—an expression whose meaning is not related to the actual words in the phrase
Example: “Kick the bucket” or “dropping the ball”
7. Hyperbole--an extreme exaggeration
Example: That cupcake was so good, I could eat a million of them.