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What figurative speech is this?
Big sisters are the crabgrass in the lawn of life.



A. Simile
B. Metaphor
C. Personification

This question is part of Simile, Metaphor or Personification Test
Asked by Pdelvec, Last updated: Jul 10, 2019

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reuben

Reuben

Answered on Sep 13, 2019

My answer is a metaphor, but it was marked incorrect.

Sisters and crabgrass are compared.

It cannot be personification because it doesn't give any human attributes to something.

'It cannot be simile because it does not use like or as.

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pdelvec

Pdelvec

Answered on Jul 10, 2018

Personification
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