This page contains metaphor examples. I have separated the metaphors on this page into two lists. The first list contains metaphors that are easier to comprehend and identify. The second list contains fifty metaphors that are more difficult to comprehend. Without further preamble, here is the list of easy metaphors: Metaphor Examples for Intermediate Readers The slashes indicate line breaks. The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
Matthew - The Wise and Foolish Builders - Bible Gateway
It really is the year of the deal. With that deal deluge comes self-congratulatory press releases, massive fees for investment bankers, and a flood of cliches from financial journalists using the same few relationship metaphors to write up yet another merger or acquisition story. Here's a compendium of how corporate anthropologists describe the courtship rituals and mating behavior of businesses in the wild, both from this year and years past. Parker aggressively wooed AMR by appealing to its unions, striking a tentative deal with the airline's workers before formal talks between the two companies had begun. Pfizer's advance on AstraZeneca earlier this year attracted the attention of lawmakers in Washington to merger tax arbitrage. Congress is now kicking around proposals to restrain so-called inversions, where a buyer finds a target overseas to reduce what it owes Uncle Sam annually.
Semantic Field Definition
Banter is the foundation of attraction. How you begin an interaction will color the way the interaction unfolds. Ever notice that some guys just own the room the second that they enter? Before you enter a room, put your best and brightest full-face smile on.
We all know what getting to first base means, and I hope we all know what counts as a home run, but those second and third base definitions can get kind of tricky. I say we settle and define them! I don't know about you, but I love baseball.