Figurtive language in songs.

Victor Mejia

"1000 Miles" by Vanessa Carlton

"'Cause you know I'd walk A thousand miles If I could Just see you Tonight"

"'Cause you know I'd walk A thousand miles If I could Just see you Tonight" is a hyperbole, she's saying that she would be willing to walk 1000 miles just to see him, but nobody would walk 1000 miles to just see someone however.

"Space Bound" by Eminem

"I'm a space bound rocket ship and your heart's the moon And I'm aiming right at you"

"I'm a space bound rocket ship and your heart's the moon And I'm aiming right at you" is symbolism, Eminem is saying that he is a space ship going to the moon, where the moon is the girl's heart, Eminem is saying that he's trying to go to and land on her heart.

"When I was your man" by Bruno Mars

"'Cause my heart breaks a little when I hear your name, It all just sounds like oooooh…"

"'Cause my heart breaks a little when I hear your name, It all just sounds like oooooh…" is onomatopoeia, Bruno Mars is saying that everytime he hears the girl's name all he can hear is oooooh, which is a sound for pain, depression, and sadness.

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