For each of the following statements, identify the type of figurative language used.1) Derrick Rose is as fast as a cheetah.
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personification 3) Yao Ming is so tall he could pull down the moon.
pun Aligned with Common Core:
- Determine the meaning of words and phrases as
they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and
- Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.