I discuss various special cases of this conceptual metaphor in my speech.
The song used sunshine as a metaphor for joy.
The novelist's use of both similes and metaphors in her writing brought her scenes to life.
The whole speech was connected to a single metaphor, so the audience was slightly confused.
The English teacher used a tree as a metaphor for her students' abilities to grow into strong, capable adults.
Kiana tried to find a symbol or ametaphor to use so that she would not be so blunt.
Her writing was filled with rich, creative metaphors; she described teachers as fire-breathing dragons, the books on the shelves as vibrant butterflies and the other students as slime-trailing snails.
Her art uses metaphor and allegory as a subtle way to introduce difficult topics.
Food is often used as a metaphor for other needs.
A metaphor can be contained in a single sentence or it can be used as an underlying device throughout an entire story.
"The world is your oyster" is a paraphrase of a metaphor first used by William Shakespeare.