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What does as gentle as a lamb?
very kind and calm. Brian was as gentle as a lamb and wouldn’t hurt anyone. Easy Learning Idioms Dictionary.
What is the similes of soft?
|A simile makes a direct comparison|
|as soft as velvet||as swift as a hawk ( eagle )|
|as soft as fur ( as silk, as putty )||as swift as lightning ( as a flash )|
|as soft as wax||as swift as thought|
What is a good simile for soft?
Soft as a jelly fish. Soft as a shadow. Soft as foot can fall. Soft as marshmallows.
What does Matthew 10 16 say?
In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads: Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves. The New International Version translates the passage as: I am sending you out like sheep among wolves.
Gentle Similes. Frank J. Wilstach, comp. 1916. A Dictionary of Similes Gentle Similes. Frank J. Wilstach, comp. 1916. A Dictionary of Similes
Which is the best definition of a simile?
A simile is a figure of speech that compares two different things in an interesting way. The object of a simile is to spark an interesting connection in a reader’s or listener’s mind. A simile is one of the most common forms of figurative language. Examples of similes can be found just about anywhere from poems…
Are there more similes than cliches in English?
There are more similes, of course, some common and others less common because anyone can make a simile at any time–you too! Caution: Many similes are clichés (phrases that are overused and betray a lack of original thought).
Which is the best definition of the word gentle?
See definition of gentle on Dictionary.com adj. having a mild or kind nature adj. mild, temperate in effect on senses adj. of noble birth