The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
-Eleanor Roosevelt

Thursday, February 16, 2012

OGT PREP: Tuesday, February 21st

Ms. Mutz will be passing out study sheets for you to help in preparation for the Reading/Writing OGT. If you have not received one, please stop and get one! The more you practice on your own, the better off you will be! YOU CAN DO IT!

Based on the study sheet, please provide your own example of the following terms. Please make them original and different from other student's posts.

1. Metaphor

2. Simile

3. Hyperbole

The more familiar you become with these terms, the easier it will be for you in the future!


  1. Metaphor: The sky is an ocean.
    Simile: School is like going to jail.
    Hyperbole: I have been there a thousand times!

    1. Hyperbole: I hate you more than anything in the world.

      Similie: This weather is like spring.

      Metaphor: There was a blanket of stars last night.

  2. Hyperbole: This is the worst thing ever.
    Similie: School is like prison
    Metapor: Your body is a wonderland.