Presentation on theme: " Using characters to represent or symbolize something else that has a deeper meaning. Extended metaphor. The Sneetches by Dr. Seuss o Conceited beings."— Presentation transcript:
Using characters to represent or symbolize something else that has a deeper meaning. Extended metaphor. The Sneetches by Dr. Seuss o Conceited beings that thought they were better because they had a star shaped birthmark on their tummies.
Two or more word that begin with the same letter. Double dog dare you. Hula hoop Best buddies Have a heart
Betty Botter by Mother Goose Betty Botter bought some butter, but, she said, the butter’s bitter; if I put it in my batter it will make my batter bitter, but a bit of better butter will make my batter better. So she bought a bit of butter better than her bitter butter, and she put it in her batter and the batter was not bitter. So ’twas better Betty Botter bought a bit of better butter
A brief reference to an event, place, person, book. Allusions can be historical, mythical, religious, literary. Switzerland Achilles’ hill tweet
Various interpretations of a word, phrase, or sentence. o "I know a man with a dog who has fleas“ o "I saw a bat."
A comparison made to show similarities between two things that are otherwise different. Her artistic sense was exquisitely refined, like someone who can tell butter from I Can't Believe It's Not Butter
The ballerina rose gracefully en Pointe and extended one slender leg behind her, like a dog at a fire hydrant. The plan was simple, like my brother- in-law Phil. But unlike Phil, this plan just might work.