Feb 25, 2015 · Metaphor. Metaphor is a direct comparison between two objects. What is meant by direct comparison? Let us see. Metaphor is known as a direct comparison because metaphor does not use any words such as ‘like’ and ‘as’ when comparing two things. For example, That vile snake, called my mother, did this.
Person Comparison. It is always interesting to create a metaphor based on a person. Try starting with a physical comparison. Then explain the comparison. For example, My grandmother is a loaf of fresh-baked bread, Her skin is warm and brown. This kind of comparison works well for an extended metaphor poem.