Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Metaphor

Metaphor [ MET-uh’-fawr, -fer ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a figure of speech where a word or a phrase that normally gives off a certain meaning is made to give off another indirectly which leads to an implied comparison between the two
2. an emblem or symbol
3. an object or idea that represents another
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 He liked to use metaphors while speaking.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 I have tried to depict autism in the wider perspective of a metaphor, with normal parents looking for miracles to make their children extraordinary.