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Personifications, Alliterations, Onomatopoeias, Similes, Metaphors, Hyperboles, Oxymorons, Puns

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Walking desks took over the town.personification
Moon dances around my fear.personification
The bear reads my mind.personification
Wind whispers like a tree in the breeze.personification
A rock smiles when people sit and read and lounge on it.personification
Cars dance across the icy road.personification
Elmer Elwood eluded eleven elderly elephants.alliteration
Angela Abigail Applewhite ate anchovies and artichokes.alliteration
Hattie Henderson hated happy healthy hippos.alliteration
Shelly Sherman shivered in a sheer, short, shirt.alliteration
Yolanda Yvonne Yarger yodeled up yonder yesterday.alliteration
Patsy planter plucked plump, purple, plastic plums.alliteration
sizzlingonomatopoeia
yelponomatopoeia
poponomatopoeia
thudonomatopoeia
slurponomatopoeia
kerplunkonomatopoeia
money talkssimile
The wind moaned and screeched.simile
as hard as nailssimile
as dry as a bonesimile
He is as quick as a fox.simile
His belly shook like a bowl full of jelly.simile
God is love.metaphor
All the world's a stage.metaphor
Computers are the vehicles of tomorrowmetaphor
My father was a bear last night.metaphor
The words were music to her ears.metaphor
The librarian is a beast if you mess up her books.metaphor
gobbleonomatopoeia
murmeronomatopoeia
The man was as startled as a deer caught in the headlights of oncoming traffic.simile
The girl was as snug as a bug in a rug.simile
The wind howled.personification
The volcano belched smoke and ash.personification
It was a warm reception.metaphor
Chill out!!metaphor
I saw five fish fly past.alliteration
She picked purple peppers.alliteration
My teacher is so old she edited the Bible for mistakes!hyperbole
My dog is so ugly, I have to tie a pork chop around his neck to get other dogs to play with him!hyperbole
The town where I grew up is so isolated, 'paper, scissors, rock' is considered a high-tech game!hyperbole
I think of you a million times a dayhyperbole
It was so cold, even the polar bears were wearing jackets.hyperbole
best friend is so forgetful, I sometimes have to remind her what her name is!hyperbole
It is a windy day. The water’s white with spray. And pretty soon, if this keeps up, The world will blow away.hyperbole
There was a deafening silence in the room.oxymoron
This is an original copy of the United States constitution.oxymoron
Our next-door neighbour's dog is pretty ugly.oxymoron
One medium large coffee please.oxymoron
I had jumbo shrimp for supper.oxymoron
I recently spent money on detergent to unclog my kitchen sink. It was money down the drain.pun
Sir Lancelot once had a very bad dream about his horse. It was a knight marepun
A dog not only has a fur coat but also pantspun
I work as a baker because I knead doughpun
What is the difference between a conductor and a teacher?pun
Heroes: What a guy in a boat doespun

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