Most people who experience a difficult time in their lives will skip past these few … It is as it was found, in it's rough form. It may require a little imagination, but it is a good metaphor. Literal meaning: 8. About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy & Safety How YouTube works Test new features Press Copyright Contact us … Someone (or something) that has hidden exceptional characteristics and/or future potential, but currently lacks the final touches that would make them (or it) truly stand out from the crowd. It was sung by the titular character, Jafar and Iago. This particular example alludes to Aladdin as a “diamond in the rough”, suggesting that despite his rough and unpolished state, he could go on to achieve great things. He s a diamond in the rough. Because of this, painting becomes a metaphor for the capacity to access another world, an idea one where everything is perfect. Diamond miners who recover and identify diamonds, do require some level of skill. It is simply the diamond hasn't had any work done to it. 9 Both diamonds and analytic thinkers are created by time and pressure. Next, write the meaning of the simile or metaphor based on the words being used. Do you want to continue abusing those skills? Determine whether each sentence below is a simile or a metaphor. Diamond in the Rough is a song of Disney's Broadway musical version of Aladdin. Stealing bits of bread and worthless bobbles? Nothing more. brokenbutpriceless ♦ August 14, 2012 ♦ Leave a comment. Jafar: You're the one that I need You're nimble, stealthy, skilled. (Metaphor) You sit around doing … Literal meaning: 9. I'm reviewing a dystopian novel with a teenager as the main character. It looks like the kind of novel you'd find next to Divergent and the Maze Runner, so I presumed at first that it would be a visceral, pandering, fun-but-substanceless read. It’s one those passages of Scripture that makes me uncomfortable every time I read it. As hard as nails Literal meaning: 10. In the second chapter of the novel, Jess describes his favorite teacher, Miss Edmunds, the only person who encourages Jess to nurture his artistic personality. The phrase is metaphorical and relates to the fact that naturally occurring diamonds are quite ordinary at first glance, and that … Simple elements don’t acquire such formidable structure without a good deal of time and effort. You are my sunshine. A diamond in the rough, is a diamond sure enough: And before it ever sparkles, it is made of diamond stuff; But someone has to find it, or it never will be found: And someone has to grind it, or it never will be ground; These are the first two stanzas of the poem “A Diamond in the Rough … “Seek thee out the diamond in the rough.” This line is only one of many in the film that compares humans to jewels and gemstones. I’ve never liked Philippians 1:29-30. 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