hyperbole examples for kids

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A hyperbole is simply a phrase with an exaggeration that is meant to have impact. Hyperboles are not literal. They're meant to paint a funny picture or make a point. Here are some examples of hyperboles to illustrate the point and to help you identify them when they come up in speech or writing.

* I'm so hungry, I could eat a horse!
* You snore louder than a freight train.
* He sleeps like a log.