Teachers are often compared to burning candles.
He likes to talk in similitude.
Life is poetically compared to the morning dew.
He was born with a silver spoon in his mouth.
A strong man is often compared to a lion.
He pays his labourers chicken feed.
He wanted to use the baseball as a metaphor.
This figurative habit of his mind crippled his judgement.
He likened the shift to that from a healthy salad to a greasy hamburger.
He’s as sly as a fox. He’s foxy. You’ve got to watch him.
You ass! You stupid ass! How could you do a thing like that?!
He doesn’t have an idea of his own. He just parrots what other people say.
The Children were as busy as bees，making Preparations for the festival.