Tuesday, March 8, 2011


Personification - gives human qualities to something that is not human, such as an animal, an object, or an idea.

(Ex. The rusty pinking shears screamed in protest when forced to open her jagged teeth.)

Writing Exercise: Practice using personification. Choose an animal, object or idea and give human qualities to it. Some ideas are listed below. Write your personification in the comments section!
  • window 
  • hunger
  • hamster
  • invisible
  • carpet

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