Get great metaphors from GistOut
Find analogies, metaphors and similes at GistOut. This site uses Google Custom Search to find metaphors for your topic that have appeared online.
For instance, when I type in insulin, I get:
- “Insulin is like a key that opens the doors to the cells of the body.”
- “Trying to burn glucose without insulin is like trying to cook food without heat. It can’t be done.”
- “Insulin is the key that lets the sugar into the cell where it can be used. Sometimes the door gets stuck and other medicines help unstick the door.”
- “To imagine how glucose, insulin, and cell receptors work, think of your car. To park in your garage, you need a garage door and a garage door …”
How can you use this free tool to make more of your metaphors?