What figurative language is present in Chapter 7 of Bud, Not Buddy?

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Figurative language is the opposite of literal language. Literal language says exactly what it means. ("That is a big red gumball" is literal.) Figurative language doesn't say exactly what it means. Instead, it relates unrelated things to give you an idea of how someone experienced or perceived something. ("That gumball looks like a clown's nose" is figurative.)

In Chapter 7 of Bud, Not Buddy, there are several examples of figurative language. In this chapter, Bud walks into the library. When he's...

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