The subject you are writing about.
The formation of mental pictures, figures, or images.
Comparing two things using like or as
The subject the story is about.
A picture created by words.
Something used to represent something else.
Comparing something without using like or as.
Something compared using like or as
A metaphor that is extended through a stanza or entire poem, often by multiple comparisons of unlike objects or ideas
An over exagerated story told by a person