What would you like to do?
none of the above.
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A metaphor compares similar qualities in two situations without using the words "like" or "as" (which is called a simile). Example : "It's dark." Using Simile : "It is as …dark as a moonless night." Using Metaphor : "It was a heavy cloak of gloom that covered the land." Using Metaphor : "The darkness was an eternal, endless, subterranean abyss."
Here is a sentence that uses the word metaphor. There are various metaphors used in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
he was acting like a donkey for such bad behavior
My boyfriendis lion. Pie is heaven.
The light of the intelligence. The springtime of life. The groaning of the breeze.
The baby's cheeks are a beautiful red rose color.
All the world's a painting, where men and women are the paint; in Gods masterpiece.
the little girl was a doll for helping her mother wash the car
It's raining cats and dogs
dedication is like having sex with ashley olmedo
This one: "The robber broke into my house, but my house alarm saved me, scaring the robber away."
Lizard in a woman's skin- movie
the singer was a melodic bird
he was a sneaky jackrabbit.
There needs to be some more information here. It does not show the passage so not sure which piece of Thoreau's you are talking about.
John said Bob was a chicken for not climbing the tree. Bob is not really a chicken, but was the impression John was trying to make resulted in a metaphor.