Translation of simile in Northern Sotho

simile

Noun (plural similes)

  1. Language

    Examples

    • "As fast as the wind" is a simile

      'Ka lebelo go swana le moya' ke papišo

    • The poet used a simile to compare the speed at which the girl ran with the speed at which the wind blows

      Moreti o dirišitše papišo go bapetša lebelo leo mosetsana a kitimilego ka lona le lebelo leo moya o fokago ka lona

    a comparison using the words "like" or "as"

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