What is an example of a simile that Suzanne Collins uses in Catching Fire?  

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A simile is a type of figurative language, one that makes a comparison between two things that seem different at first. Unlike a metaphor , which also compares two things that seem different, a simile uses the words "like" or "as" in the comparison. The purpose of a simile, and all figurative language, is to paint a picture with words for the reader, to make...

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