April 7

Billie Holiday born

April 7, 1917

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William Wordsworth born

April 7, 1770

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  • Recognizing Similes: Fast as a Whip
    Lesson Plan / Literature & Language Arts
    Recognizing Similes: Fast as a Whip

    Similes are used often in literature, appearing in every genre from poetry to prose and from epics to essays. Utilized by writers to bring their literary imagery to life, similes are an important component of reading closely and appreciating literature.

Gabriela Mistral (Lucila Godoy y Alcayaga) Chilean poet, born

April 7, 1889