Pindar (522-438 B.C.), the greatest Greek lyric poet, brought choral poetry to perfection. Unlike the personal lyrics of his predecessors, his works were meant to be recited by choruses of young men and women and accompanied by music.
Metaphors and similes, oh my! While metaphors and similes are both used to make a comparison, they have one little difference: the words like or as. See how this works by looking at the difference between metaphor and simile through examples. Find out when you should use a metaphor and a simile.