Figures of Speech: Exercise 3
- “But soft, what
light though yonder window breaks?
is the east and Juliet is the sun.
fair sun, and kill the envious moon,
is already sick and pale with grief
thou, her maid, art far more fair that she.” (from Shakespeare’s Romeo and
- When I asked her
if she loved me, her silence told me the answer.
- A person’s
weakness can be more powerful than their strength.
- The rancher has
5000 head of cattle.
- My sister? Let’s
just say the wheel is turning but the hamster is head.
- My car flies down
- How did I feel
when you dumped me? Like my heart was shot out of season and strapped to
the hood of a car. (from Hot Shots Part Deux)
- This case was
going to be tough. I knew I’d have to stay on my toes, like a midget at a