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English term or phrase:figures of speech
Spanish translation:figuras del lenguaje
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22:38 Apr 15, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: figures of speech
This term is used within this context:
"The student recognizes sinmple idioms analogies, figures of speech and metaphors."
ijmiller
figuras del lenguaje
Explanation:
Así se le dice en Argentina.

Aquí te dejo algunas direcciones para que te sirvan de ejemplo:
http://www.gospelcom.net/rbc/libritos/ss401/page4.htm
http://www.banrep.gov.co/blaavirtual/boleti5/bol21/como.htm
http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Aegean/7795/1tesis.html
http://www.favanet.com.ar/ratio/diego.htm
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Claudia Porta
Local time: 08:03
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Muchas gracias,
Jackie
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nafiguras retóricasAlba Mora
nafiguras de estiloHélène Lévesque
naFiguras retóricas o estilísticasanam
nafiguras del lenguaje
Claudia Porta
naFiguras de dicción
Raimundo
naExpresiones idiomáticas
Rei
naexpresiones figurativas (del lenguaje)xxxOso


  

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44 mins
expresiones figurativas (del lenguaje)


Explanation:
como por ejemplo decir "Me estoy muriendo de sed."

"El estudiante reconoce modismos sencillos, analogías, expresiones figurativas y metáforas."

Muchos saludos afectuosos de Oso :^)


    Mi trabajo :^)
xxxOso
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6 hrs
Figuras de dicción


Explanation:
En literatura hay una seria de "figuras literarias" que se denominan "figuras de dicción", que creo que es a lo que se refiere "figures of speech". Te mando una referencia donde podrás corroborar lo que te digo.

Espero que te valga


    Reference: http://www.trincoll.edu/depts/mdlg/poesia/Zaira/figurana.htm...
Raimundo
Local time: 11:03
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6 hrs
Expresiones idiomáticas


Explanation:
A more popular, layman kind of term. It depends what register you want to use.


    My experience hearing popular speech of different countries.
Rei
United States
Local time: 06:03
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8 hrs
figuras del lenguaje


Explanation:
Así se le dice en Argentina.

Aquí te dejo algunas direcciones para que te sirvan de ejemplo:
http://www.gospelcom.net/rbc/libritos/ss401/page4.htm
http://www.banrep.gov.co/blaavirtual/boleti5/bol21/como.htm
http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Aegean/7795/1tesis.html
http://www.favanet.com.ar/ratio/diego.htm


Claudia Porta
Local time: 08:03
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 51
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Muchas gracias,
Jackie
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14 hrs
Figuras retóricas o estilísticas


Explanation:
A mi me enseñaron que es figuras retóricas son los símiles, sinestesias, aliteraciones, anáforas y tantos otros recursos poéticos.
La metáfora se incluye en la categoría de tropos.


    Reference: http://www.trincoll.edu/depts/mdlg/poesia
    ensayo.rom.uga.edu/identidad/forma/figuras/retorica
anam
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14 hrs
figuras retóricas


Explanation:
suerte


    Orellana
Alba Mora
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19 hrs
figuras de estilo


Explanation:
In French (okay, I know, you're interested in Spanish...anyway...)we say figure de style, and I use it in Spanish all the time. Nobody seems to object.

Hélène Lévesque
Local time: 05:03
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
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