Using FL adds to a reader's understanding by comparing something
known to something unknown.
It is stylish and often creative which are techniques reader's seem to
enjoy. It is stylistic, adds color, livens writing, and makes it
Whole paragraph (extended)
Whole essay - (TV as a disease)
not using like or as.
attempt to play chess was a bad joke
TV as a
drug of society
comparison using like or as
the floor as nervously as an expectant father did.
charged through the store like a wild animal in search of food.
human qualities to inanimate objects.
waved violently in the angry breeze.
knows when I need it the most, because on those days it usually refuses
Pasta is an art form not unlike painting: we need to mix our ingredients
carefully a dash of oil, a sprinkling of parsley, and a pinch of
Great single-handed, booted Russia into progress.
with her head in her hands and her eyes on the floor.
cute as a