Similes & Metaphors in Pop Culture!


Similes and Metaphors in Pop Culture 2! from Mr. Wasko on Vimeo.


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  1. “Just a puppet on a lonely string”
    –Viva la Vida by Coldplay

    (This was all we had to do right? Only one metaphor/simile??? Just making sure…)

  2. “A Year Without Rain” (‘A day without you is like a year without rain’ – Simile)
    – Selena Gomez

    “Hound Dog” (‘You Ain’t Nothing but a Hound Dog’ – Metaphor)
    – Elvis Presley

  3. “Mean” ( ‘You with your words like knives and swords’)
    Taylor Swift

  4. “Sometimes I’m blending like a book on a shelf.”
    -Can you Keep a Secret by The Bitters

  5. “I’m just a prisoner in the same prison as you”
    Mark David Chapman by Mindless Self Indulgence

  6. metaphor
    song: Erase Me by kid cudi

    Song: Like a Boss by Lonely Island

  7. In Bette Midler’s song The Rose, she sings, “Some say love, it is a river that drowns the tender reed.” This is a metaphor because it is comparing two dissimilar things, love and rivers, without using like or as.

  8. “why does love always feel like a battlefield”
    Battefield – Jordan Sparks

  9. “You change your mind like a girl changes clothes.”
    simile from “Hot N’ Cold” by Katy Perry

  10. “Heartless” by Kanye West
    -how could you be so cold?
    As a winter wind when it breeze yo

  11. “It Will Rain” by Bruno Mars

    Just like the clouds my eyes will do the same