Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

figurative language

No description
by

avery barclay

on 12 January 2015

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of figurative language

figurative language
by: avery barclay
Simile
I love you like a love song baby
~Selena Gomez
Like I'm made of glass, like I'm made of paper
~Demi Lovato
She's like a song played again and again
~Sean Kingston
You got me feelin' like a child now
~Colbe Caillat
Quiet as a mouse
~John Prine
The years go by as quickly as a wink
~Doris Day
Do you ever feel like a plastic bag
~Katy Perry
She acts like summer and walks like rain
~Train
Your words like knives
~Taylor Swift
Eat like a bird
~John Prine
Metaphor
Cause baby you're a firework
~Katy Perry
You're my kryptonite
~One Direction
You are the thunder and I am the lightning
~Selena Gomez
Life is a highway
~Def Leopard
Your arms are my castle
~Cascada
I'm a fireball
~Pitbull
This town is just an apple then let me take a bite
~Micheal Jackson
You ain't nothin' but a hound dog
~Elvis Presley
My heart's a stereo
~Maroon 5
Your heart is my sky
~Cascada
ALliteration
W
alking in a
W
inter
w
onderland
~Micheal Bublé
R
ock,
r
obot,
r
ock
~Daft Punk
B
rick
b
y
b
oring
b
rick
~Paramore
B
lack,
b
lack,
b
lack and
b
lue,
b
eat me til' I'm numb
~Bruno Mars
S
pring
s
waps
s
now for leaves
~Mumford and Sons
F
ine,
f
resh,
f
ierce we got it on lock
~Katy Perry
S
aid I'm
s
o
s
ick of love
s
ongs
s
o
s
ad and
s
low
~Ne-Yo
They
p
aved
p
aradise and
p
ut up a
p
arking lot
~Joni Mitchell
W
hat a
w
onderful
w
orld
~Louis Armstrong
Go
r
ockin'
r
obin cause we
r
eally gonna
r
ock tonight
~Bobby Day
Personification
Terror takes the sound
~Micheal Jackson
The club can't even handle me right now
~Flo Rida
You get my heart jumping
~Ariana Grande
The sun is on my side, take me for a ride
~Natasha Bedingfield
When the city sleeps
~Green Day
Our hearts are hungry
~Kris Allen
I'd get a thousand hugs from ten thousand lightning bugs
~Owl City
While my guitar gently weeps
~ the Beatles
Cause you make my heart race
~One Direction
My mind is a warrior
~Ed Sheeran
Hyperbole
I've been wandering the desert for a thousand days
~Selena Gomez
I braved a hundred storms to leave you
~Adele
And when you smile the whole world stops and stares for a while
~Bruno Mars
It makes cupcakes out of anything
~ The cat in the hat (movie)
The sky is yours
~Jason Mraz
I have loved you for a thousand years
~Christina Perri
You could have knocked me out with a feather
~Fallout Boy
You've got a smile that could light up this whole town
~Taylor Swift
My loneliness is killing me
~Britney Spears
I would walk 500 miles
~Proclaimers
onomatopeia
Drip,drip,drop
~Disney movies (Bambi)
Boom,boom,pow
~Black eyed peas
Splish,splash
~Bobby Darin
Tik,tok
~Ke$ha
woof,woof,woof,woof
~Baha men
Quack,quack
~Old McDonald
chug,chug went the motor
~Judy Garland
moo moo
~Old McDonald
bang,bang
~Ariana Grande, Jessie J and Nicki Minaj
Ding,ding,ding
~Judy Garland
Idiom
I'm as busy as a bee
~Ron Brown
You got your head in the clouds
~Mike Posner
Pigs might fly
~Caravan
You'd better hold your tongue
~Ron Brown
Nothing to lose
~Lady Gaga
I seem thick-skinned
~The Lion King
I'm dumber than a box of hair
~Weird Al Malkovic
I have ants in my pants
~Ron Brown
It's Raining cats and dogs
~PM Dawn
Bite off more than you can chew
~Doris Day
rhyme
Inside
...I can't
hide
~The Beatles
You lift my heart up when the rest of me is
down
, you enchant me even when I'm not
around
~Sam Smith
I'll make the moves up as I
go
,and that's what they don't
know

~Taylor Swift
Why do I tire counting
sheep
, when I'm far too tired to fall
asleep
~Owl City
Both a little
scared
, neither one
prepared
~Beauty and the Beast
Take you wonder by
wonder
, over sideways and
under
~Aladdin
When clouds go rolling
by
, they roll away and leave the
sky
~Alice in Wonderland
I ain't no size
two
but I can shake it shake it like I'm supposed to
do
~Meghan Trainor
It's got mountains it's got
rivers
it's got sights to give you
shivers
~Anna Kendrick
Oh you didn't
know
we got the
flow
~Beastie Boys
imagery*
The girl with kaleidoscope eyes
~The Beatles
His palms are sweaty, knees weak arms are heavy
~Eminem
Golden daffodils beside the lake beneath the trees fluttering and dancing in the breeze
~William Wordsworth
(Poem)
*I left out pictures in this category because I wanted you to visualize an image in your head
Out of the harbour with that three-cornered fin shearing without a bubble lithely, leisurely he swam that strange fish,tubular,tapered, smoke blue
~Edwin John Pratt
(Poem)
symbolism
My heart's gone neon black
~Candy Coated Killahz
Let your colours burst
~Katy Perry
Missing him was dark grey
~Taylor Swift
You're picture perfect blue
~Charli XCX
The air was damp but smelled fresh and clean,like the sky after a rainstorm. Emerald green sunbeams poured down through a hundred small holes in the rocks overhead,while at the same time an eerie, radiantly blue light glowed from under the water itself.
~Against the Tide
(Book)
Loving him was red
~Taylor Swift
Love is an open door
~Frozen
(movie)
Losing him was blue
~Taylor Swift
full-grown lambs loud bleat from hilly bourn;
Hedge-crickets sing; and now with treble soft
The redbreast whistles from a garden-croft,
And gathering swallows twitter in the skies.
~John Keats
You have termites in your smile
~The Grinch
(Movie)
In the hard-packed dirt of the midway, after the glaring lights are out and the people have gone to bed, you will find a veritable treasure of popcorn fragments, frozen custard dribblings, candied apples abandoned by tired children, sugar fluff crystals, salted almonds, popsicles, partially gnawed ice cream cones and wooden sticks of lollipops.
~Charlottes Web
the carriage dashed through streets and swept round corners, with women screaming before it, and men clutching each other and clutching children out of its way. At last, swooping at a street corner by a fountain, one of its wheels came to a sickening little jolt, and there was a loud city from a number of voices, and the horses reared and plunged.
~Charles Dickens
Picture yourself in a boat on a river
With tangerine trees and marmalade skies
~The Beatles
I see trees of green,
red roses too.
I see them bloom,
for me and you.
And I think to myself,
what a wonderful world.

I see skies of blue,
And clouds of white.
The bright blessed day,
The dark sacred night.
~~Louis Armstrong
Go on and try to tear me down, I will be rising from the ground, like a skyscraper
~Demi Lovato
In the book Divergent the three birds in Tris tattoo are meant to symbolize her family members
Full transcript