Simile Definition and Examples from 601 Words

Simile definition and real examples in authentic context as a figure of speech in literature. Practice reading and listening comprehension with the word, simile. This word is taken from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam. /ˈsɪmɪli/ (noun) Simile definition a literary expression intended to make a comparison between two … Read more

Metaphor GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Metaphor GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈmet.ə.fɔːʳ/ (noun) Definition a figure of speech that compares two different things in a literary way, symbol, allegory, image, analogy, simile, comparison, trope, representation Example A metaphor is a figure of speech that, for rhetorical effect, directly refers to one thing by mentioning another. It may provide (or obscure) clarity or … Read more

Annie’s Song by John Denver English Songs with Lyrics

Annie’s Song by John Denver Annie’s Song by John Denver Artist: John Denver Album: Back Home Again Released: 1974 Genre: Folk, Country Source of Lyrics: You fill up my senses like a night in the forest, like the mountains in springtime, like a walk in the rain, like a storm in the desert, like a sleepy blue … Read more

On Tenterhooks 1100 Words You Need Week 21 Day 2

On Tenterhooks 1100 Words On Tenterhooks 1100 Words in a state of suspense and agitation, nervous, excited, apprehensive, on edge, agitated, anxious, a state of anxiety Tenterhooks or tenter hooks are hooked nails in a device called a tenter. Tenters were wooden frames which were used as far back as the 14th century in the … Read more