Figurative language in songs

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"Blow" by Ke$ha

"It's time to kill the lights and shut the DJ down"


  • "It's time to kill the lights and shut the DJ down" is a personification

The personification is you cant kill a light its not a person it sounds better then just turn the lights off and turn of the music.

"Super bass" by Nicki Minaj

Boy, you got my heartbeat runnin' away
Beating like a drum is a simile because it uses the word like

"whats the fox say" by Ylvis

Dog goes woof, cat goes meow.
Bird goes tweet, and mouse goes squeak.
Cow goes moo. Frog goes croak, and the elephant goes toot.
Ducks say quack and fish go blub, and the seal goes OW OW OW. is Onomatopoeia because it represents the sound of the animals.

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