An analogy is when we compare two things (ideas or things) that are seemingly different in many ways, but have some underlying common characteristic. Many times it displays a high level of skill in writing when they perfect analogy is set forth. Writers can often use analogies to explain complicated processes by relating them to simplistic processes or models. We have a wide range of analogy worksheets available. Click on the links below to be transported to these various analogy related worksheet categories.
This skill is basically the active form of personal vocabulary. Analogies are used in everything from IQ tests to job entrance exams to gauge language ability.