Vocabulary for ESL learners and teachers. Still as a rock set in the watery deep. ... "Hard as a rock, say" "Hard as nails, e.g." (My hand is so hard) ... Simile 1.The swimming pool was as big as the ocean. Can each student post 2 Simile's and 2 metaphors ... - My hand is a rock. As helpless as a baby. These comparisons are called similes. A simile is the comparison of two unlike things using the word 'like' or 'as', e.g. We hope you enjoy our selection of similes! ... As hard as nails As hard as rock As high as a kite Bible verses about Rock as Metaphor ... to a ready-prepared level surface of sand rather than to sites that must be excavated to reach the hard and rugged rock. The clouds are like cotton balls. Metaphor: He is a crazy baboon. As honest as the day is long. My old car is a snail. Encourage students to choose a simile from the book that you read aloud, such as as flat as a pancake or as hard as nails, ... My cookie is as hard as a rock. Simile It is as plain as the nose on your face. The chair was as hard as a rock. He eats like a pig. This page has 100 examples of simile separated into an "easy" and "hard" list. so those are two examples....... By the way the definition of simile is Robert Cawdray (A Treasurie or Store-house of Similies, 1600) 10: Hard as a 1907 prune. Simile: She is as quiet as a mouse. Anonymous: 7: As hard as the rocks of Dundee. Heart of a simile - Crossword Clue. Simile: As hard as nails. You could use something like "my bed is as hard as a rock" or you could use something like "When you lay on my bed its like sleeping on a rock." Bible verses about Rock as Metaphor ... to a ready-prepared level surface of sand rather than to sites that must be excavated to reach the hard and rugged rock. As __sweet___ as a rose. In 8th grade I learned that comparisons making use of like or as are called similes. Robert Burton: 9: Hard as adamant. Simile It is as plain as the nose on your face. This is a pretty good list of common similes in the English language, ... Leon's List of English Similes. As __hard___ as a rock. The clouds are like cotton balls. As heavy as lead. As __good ___ as gold. (Stereophnics, "goldfish bowl.") ... As hard as nails As hard as rock As high as a kite As hoarse as a crow He is a rock star at school. hard currency (hard currencies plural ) A hard currency is one which is unlikely to lose its value and so is considered to be a good one to have or to invest in. Word: SIMILE. Lesson: Simile. That was about the same time I discovered that I could get hard as a rock. EXERCISE B. He eats like a pig. My old car is a snail. 24. We use similes all the time when we speak, without even thinking about it. Jehoshaphat's father If you have any other similes, you can send us a simile. This is a list of well-known AS...AS similes such as 'as big as a bus'. Anonymous: 6: Hard as marble. Anonymous: 4: Hard as hail stones. Below is a list of similes we have collected to date. As hard as iron. Similes. A simile is the comparison of two unlike things using the word 'like' or 'as', ... As hard as nails As hard as rock As high as a kite As hoarse as a crow