Figures of Speech: Exercise 1


1.            The White House today announced a tax reform.


2.            I wandered lonely as a cloud. (Wordsworth poem)


3.            My computer hates me.


4.            I’ll die if I don’t pas this course.


5.            Cowards die many times before their deaths.


6.            Star Banner headline: “Law Makes Smokers Take Butts Outside.”


7.            We have always remained loyal to the crown.


8.            When Joe left home his parents were happy because it meant one less mouth to feed.


9.            My sister gets phone calls a million times a day.


10.        Hollywood ruins a lot of lives.