Monday Motivation . . . Writerly things and stuff.
Without looking at the below defnitions, how many of these can you guess correctly?
Examples of Figurative Language*
*use sparingly for extra flavor
Simile: comparing two things using like or as.
Metaphors: comparing two things without using like or as.
Idioms: expressions not meant to be taken literally.
Analogies: are Blank is to Blank as Blank is to Blank.
For more examples and devices to use in your writing, check out FigurativeLanguage.net
Want some more motivation? Who doesn't? Check out my other Monday posts.
Writer's block? Try tequila . . . karen