|Series||Little blue book ;, no. 1354|
|LC Classifications||AC1 .L8 no. 1354|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||61 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||61|
|LC Control Number||2004574503|
Author. Kleiser, Grenville, Title. Fifteen Thousand Useful Phrases. A Practical Handbook Of Pertinent Expressions, Striking Similes, Literary, Commercial, Conversational, And Oratorical Terms, For The Embellishment Of Speech And Literature, And The Improvement Of The Vocabulary Of Those Persons Who Read, Write, And Speak : Grenville Kleiser. A Practical Handbook of Pertinent Expressions, Striking Similes, Literary, Commercial, Conversational, and Oratorical Terms, for the Embellishment of Speech and Literature, and the Improvement of the Vocabulary of those Persons who Read, Write, and Speak English4/5(9). STRIKING SIMILES. A. A blind rage like a fire swept over him. A book that rends and tears like a broken saw. A breath of melancholy made itself felt. like a chill and sudden gust from some unknown sea. A cloud in the west like a pall creeps upward. A cloud like a flag from the sky. A cluster of stars hangs like fruit in the tree. The basis of great communication is language and how well we can create the phrases and ideas embodied in words defined out greatness. Written in and sporting an epic Forward, this book is a must have for every wordsmith/5(4).
Picture Books to Teach Similes and Metaphors. I Am Every Good Thing by Derrick Barnes, illustrated by Gordon C. James An exuberant celebration of a young boy’s infinite possibilities and many ways of being, illustrated in bright colors and painty textures. This picture book about black male joy is a masterpiece of culture, writing, and art! - Explore Debbie Danz's board "Books to teach similies & metaphors", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Similes and metaphors, Books, Picture book pins. Book Publisher on Ap am. I enjoyed reading your list of similes. I got a laugh out of the one from The Handmaid’s Tale. Makes me want to read the book! I’m careful when using both similes and metaphors in nonfiction, but fiction is another matter. Thanks! Amy on J am. The Book Thief What are some metaphors,similes, or examples of imagery in this book? Answer to the above. Asked by Kennedy C # on 7/29/ PM Last updated by angie s # on 12/2/ PM Answers 2 Add Yours. Answered by jill d # on 7/29/ PM.
Persons Who Read, Write, And Speak English: Read Books Reviews - : Fifteen Thousand Useful Phrases A Practical Handbook Of Pertinent Expressions, Striking Similes, Literary, Commercial, Conversational, And Oratorical Terms, /5(99). Just to give the flavour of the book and silence unbelievers, here are a few scanned pages from Fifteen Thousand Useful Phrases by Grenville Kleiser (), being the entire "A" section of his list of "Striking Similes" (pp).. A blind rage like a fire swept over him; A book . especially is rich in striking similes (). The book is remarkable also for originality. The author departs from the usual method of the Prophets. In their addresses the nation is central; in Habakkuk's itis God and His government of the world. This book not only contains a collection of different simile subjects and a mix of similes ranging from the highly traditional to the uniquely structured (e.g., and ); it also presents the greatest simile cluster in the Homeric poems (–83) and three rare juxtaposed similes ( + .