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This gave me an idea for one of my favorite quotes: Take a picture of hands in family and hang under the quote: "Un homme est qu'il a fait, par ses mains voyons sa coeur." ( A man is what he has done, by his hands we see his heart.) -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Love this! Maybe do this outside class door and change the theme each month. Idiom, simile, personification, etc...
Hyperbole - A figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis or effect, as in, "I could sleep for a year" or "This book weighs a ton".
Onomatopoeia - The formation or use of words such as buzz or murmur that imitate the sounds associated with the objects or actions they refer to.