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