figurative language in songs!
*A thousand years - Christina Perry
"I have loved you for a thousand years".
This is an example of paradox because it reveals a kind of truth.
*Girl on fire - Alicia keys
"This girl is on fire"
This is an example of hyperbole because she is not really on fire.
*Let it go - Demi lavoto
"The wind is blowing"
This is an example of personification because it gives a human quality.