WONDER #821: What Is a Metaphor?
Question 1 of 3
What type of figurative language indirectly compares two unlike things by saying that one thing is the same as another?
Question 2 of 3
The word metaphor comes from a Greek word meaning what?
- to compare
- to transfer
- to bloom
- to educate
Question 3 of 3
What type of figurative language compares two things directly using the words “like” or “as”?
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