Sentence Examples

  • Many times a simile may contain the word "as" or "like".
  • Neither art nor nature could supply a better simile of the grace of God than this.
  • The simile in the next line serves to emphasize the speed of the fall.
  • Sometimes it took a ridiculous simile to make a point.
  • A common simile that can be used to describe someone calm or relaxed is "cool as a cucumber".