Sentence Examples


  • I discuss various special cases of this conceptual metaphor in my speech.
  • The song used sunshine as a metaphor for joy.
  • Her art uses metaphor and allegory as a subtle way to introduce difficult topics. 
  • Food is often used as a metaphor for other needs. 
  • A metaphor can be contained in a single sentence or it can be used as an underlying device throughout an entire story.