Fahrenheit 451 Figurative Language Part 1

With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world metaphor
before he reached the corner, however, he slowed as if a wind had sprung up from nowhere simile
as if someone had called his name simile
her dress was white and it whispered personification
he saw himself in her eyes … as if her eyes were two miraculous bits of violet amber that might capture and hold him intact simile
he stood looking up at the ventilator grille in the hall and suddenly remembered that something lay hidden behind the grille, something that seemed to peer down at him now. personification
she had a very thin face like the dial of a small clock simile
how like a mirror, too, her face. simile
she was like the eager watcher of a marionette show simile
complete darkness, not a hint of the silver world outside, the windows tightly shut, the chamber a tomb world where no sound from the great city could penetrate metaphor
the little mosquito-delicate dancing hum in the air, the electrical murmur of a hidden wasp snug in its special pink warm nest analogy
he felt his smile slide away, melt fold over and down on itself like a tallow skin, like the stuff of a fantastic candle burning too long and now collapsing and now blown out simile
he wore his happiness like a mask simile
her face was like a snow-covered island simile
there was a tremendous ripping sound as if two giants had torn ten thousand miles of black lines down the seam simile
montag was cut in half hyperbole
he felt that the stars had been pulverized by the sound of the black jets personification
the earth would be covered with their dust like a strange snow simile
one of the machines slid down into your stomach like a black cobra down an echoing well simile
the old time gathered there metaphor
the men with the eyes of puff adders metaphor
his face a mask of ice metaphor
she had both ears plugged with electronic bees metaphor
never in a billion years hyperbole
he says I’m a regular onion metaphor

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