Figurative language the 8 types

Busy as a beaver is a simile the definition, Similes compare something with like or as
Life is a journey is a metaphor, metaphor definition, it compares something without using like or as
The wind whistled throughout the day is personification, personification definition the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhuman, or the representation of an abstract quality in human form.
there were so many people at his house he thought he was at a circus. Hyperbole definition is the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words.
Boom is a onomatopoeia,onomatopoeia definiton the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named
Your nose is growing as long as pinoqios allusions definition is an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
Cot got your tong is a idiom. Idiom definition a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words
Jump like jolly jumping beans is a alliteration. Alliteration definition is the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words.

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