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What's the main difference between a metaphor and a simile? A. A simile is an implied comparison and a metaphor is a direct one. B. A simile is a type of figurative language, and a metaphor isn't. C. A simile uses "like" or "as" to make comparisons and a metaphor doesn't. D. A simile compares two things by using the word "like" and a metaphor compares more than two things.
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A simile uses "like" or "as" to make comparisons and a metaphor doesn't: the main difference between a metaphor and a simile.
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A simile uses "like" or "as" to make comparisons and a metaphor doesn't: the main difference between a metaphor and a simile.

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