A figure of speech in which two essentially unlike things are compared, often in a phrase introduced by like or as.
You are as dumb as a door.
A figure of speech when a word or phrase that is usually used for one thing is used for another, making a comparison.
A sea of troubles.
When something that is not human is described with human like characteristics.
The sea raged with anger
A language that is distinguished by its use of grammer, punctuation, or vocabulary.
"Ya'll go down yonder and catch me a fish"
Exact Rhyme: When words sound a like.
Site Rhyme: When words that look like they would rhyme, don't.
The composition of a poem contai