Similes 02
If someone tells you that "The book is as old as the hills" they don't really mean that the book is millions of years old!

Similes 02

In English, similes are comparisons and are useful when writing creatively and constructing poetry. Let your imagination run riot and make up your own similes!

See how well you know your similes by playing both this and Similes 01.

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  1. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Try and use some of these similes when you write
  2. Which sentence contains a simile?
  3. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Use similes to make your writing more interesting
  4. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Look for 'like' or 'as'
  5. Which sentence contains a simile?
  6. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Similes add description to your writing
  7. Which sentence contains a simile?
  8. Which sentence contains a simile?
  9. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Similes are figures of speech, helping you to write well
  10. Which sentence contains a simile?
    Look for 'like' or 'as'

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