Your favourite, unforgettable metaphor, simile, etc

1. What is your favourite metaphor & why?

2. In what context was it used, in what story, poem, etc. and who was the author?

3. How was it significant to the writer’s literary technique?

4. In what way was it so meaningful or influential?

5. Was it in Hugh Hood’s A Game of Touch where a simile “the artist as litmus paper” is?

6. What is it alluding to?

 

http://www.macmillandictionaryblog.com/whats-your-english-2011/metaphors
http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/us/definition/american_english/metaphor
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00w227c

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