A Sound Of Thunder Figurative Speech
A Coggle Diagram about Similes (When such occasions threaten, Time steps aside. Like an airplane hitting an air pocket, ...everything cupping one in another like Chinese boxes..., "I've hunted tiger, wild boar, buffalo, elephant, but now, this is it," said Eckels. "I'm shaking like a kid.", Out of chars and ashes, out of dust and coals, like golden salamanders, Each lower leg was a piston, a thousand pounds of white bone, sunk in thick ropes of muscle, sheathed over in a gleam of pebbled skin like the mail of a terrible warrior. and There was a sound like a gigantic bonfire burning all of Time), Foreshadowing (A touch of the hand and this burning would, on the instant, beautifully reverse itself. Eckels remembered the wording in the advertisements to the letter. and ...all and everything returning to the fresh death, the seed death, the green death, to the time before the beginning.), Metaphores ( ( (It ran, its pelvic bones crushing aside trees and bushes, its taloned feet clawing damp earth, leaving prints six inches deep wherever it settled its weight.
), (It towered thirty feet above half of the trees, a great evil god, folding its delicate watchmaker's claws close to its oily reptilian chest.), And the head itself, a ton of sculptured stone, lifted easily upon the sky., He is an entire future nation. and Each thigh was a ton of meat, ivory, and steel mesh. )), Personification ( (
Eckels glanced across the vast office at a mass and tangle, a snaking and humming of wires and steel boxes, at an aurora that flickered now orange, now silver, now blue. and Embedded in the mud, glistening green and gold and black, was a butterfly, very beautiful and very dead.)), Theme ( There's no way of telling if this expedition was a success, if we got our monster, or whether all of us - meaning you, Mr. Eckels - got out alive.") and Senses ( (Sights, Sounds, Smell and Touches))