TITLE

The Writer's Toolbox

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Scholastic Scope;1/9/2006, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of figurative language in writing. It throws light on types of figurative language such as metaphor, simile and personification. The use of these figurative language bring richness to writing. A simile is used to describe something by comparing it with something else, words such as "like" or "as" are used as simile. A metaphor is used to characterize something by calling it something else. Personifications are used by the writers to give human qualities to something which is not human.
ACCESSION #
19275730

 

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