Presentation on theme: "CHRISTMAS SIMILES & METAPHORS"— Presentation transcript:
1 CHRISTMAS SIMILES & METAPHORS Holidays/seasonal contentCreated By, Ms. Jennifer Duke
2 SIMILE A simile is a phrase or sentence that compares one thing to another using the words like or as. For example: Rudolph's nose is as red as a stoplight. Rudolph's nose was like a shiny Christmas ornament.
3 METAPHOR A metaphor is a phrase or sentence that compares one thing to another and DOES NOT use the words like or as. For example: Rudolph's nose is a stoplight. Rudolph's nose was a shiny Christmas ornament. The stoplight on the front of Rudolph’s face lit the way.
4 Now it is your turn. Complete the following similes and metaphors to write some of your own.
5 METAPHOR The Christmas tree is a ___________. #1
6 SIMILE Santa is as ___________ as ______________. #2