Metaphor and Simile (L.7.5a)

Metaphor-a comparison between two unlike things.
Example: John is a fish in the water.
This means that John is a good swimmer and feels at home in the water.
Simile-a comparison between two unlike things using like or as
Example: Colby eats like a horse!
This means that Colby eats a large quantity of food.
Metaphor and Simile (L.7.5a)





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