In the examples below, find the metaphors and similes. Identify similes and metaphors as I did above: “This is metaphor because X is compared to the unlike thing Y without using like or as” OR “This is a simile because X is compared to the unlike thing Y using like (or as) OR “This is a conceit because X is compared to Y using a metaphor that extends over several lines. Just one comparison below can be described as a conceit.
Song of Solomon 2:1
I am a rose of Sharon,
A lily of the valley.
Metaphors, similes, and conceits: