A metaphor states that one thing is another thing it is a figure of speech or phrase that specifys an object or action that aren't similar but have something in common.
Metaphors compare two things in a way that isn’t exactly true, but aids in explaining an idea or make a resemblance. Metaphors are used in poems, literature, and when an author wants to add color to his language.
A metaphor describes an object or action in a way that isn’t literally true, but helps explain an idea or make a comparison. A metaphor states that one thing is another thing.
Examples of Metaphor:
- He is a night owl.
- My kid’s room is a disaster area.
- The park was a lake after the rain.
- She is a walking dictionary.
- My eldest sister is a couch potato.