Figurative Language Poem 1: Sketch by Carl Sandburg

This short poem describes ships on the shore and a rolling tide. It uses repetition really nicely as well as personification, hyperbole, metaphor, and alliteration. Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 3-7. Find this figurative language poem along with many others on this page of figurative language poems.

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