Similes are analogies that contain the words like or as, and Metaphors are analogies without like or as. It's quite simple really.



  • Life is like a box of chocolates.
  • As fast as a cheeta.
  • Blue like the sea.
  • Round as a ball.
  • Red like blood.
  • Clear as glass.
  • Smooth as glass.


  • Life is a box of chocolates.
  • Tortoise and the Hare.
  • The field is a rainbow of colours.
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