Grade 4- Figurative Language (L.3.5a and L.3.5 b)
starstarstarstarstarstarstarstarstarstar
by Elementary Literacy Curriculum Administrator
| 15 Questions
Note from the author:
#pbcliteracy
1
0
First Name
2
0
Last Name
Directions: Read each sentence and tell the type of figurative language is represented by the sentence and what it means.
3
1
When Reece was a baby he was as light as a feather.
4
1
You may eat ice cream before dinner when pigs fly.
5
1
You really should start treating others the way you want to be treated.
6
1
Jackson was a freight train rushing to the bathroom.
7
1
Look before you leap.
Identify the type of figurative language below.
8
1

zoom_in

A Simile meaning it's raining hard outside.
B Metaphor meaning it's raining hard outside.
C Idiom meaning it's raining hard outside.
D Proverb meaning it's raining hard outside.
9
1

zoom_in

A Simile saying that Kelly is a night owl who likes to stay up late.
B Metaphor saying that Kelly is a night owl who likes to stay up late.
C Idiom saying that Kelly is a night owl who likes to stay up late.
D Proverb saying that Kelly is a night owl who likes to stay up late.
10
1


zoom_in
A Simile comparing the girl to a quiet mouse.
B Metaphor comparing the girl to a quiet mouse.
C Idiom comparing the girl to a quiet mouse.
D Proverb comparing the girl to a quiet mouse.
11
1

zoom_in
A Simile that teaches it is better to do something early so you will be successful.
B Metaphor that teaches it is better to do something early so you will be successful.
C Idiom that teaches it is better to do something early so you will be successful.
D Proverb that teaches it is better to do something early so you will be successful.
12
1


zoom_in


A Simile meaning someone has nothing to say.
B Metaphor meaning someone has nothing to say.
C Idiom meaning someone has nothing to say.
D Proverb meaning someone has nothing to say.
13
1

zoom_in

A Simile that gives advice.
B Metaphor that gives advice.
C Idiom that gives advice.
D Proverb that gives advice.
14
1

zoom_in

A Simile meaning someone does not exercise very often.
B Metaphor meaning someone does not exercise very often.
C Idiom meaning someone does not exercise very often.
D Proverb meaning someone does not exercise very often.
15
1
zoom_in
A Simile saying the classroom is wild and crazy.
B Metaphor saying the classroom is wild and crazy.
C Idiom saying the classroom is wild and crazy.
D Proverb saying the classroom is wild and crazy.
Add to my formatives list

Formative uses cookies to allow us to better understand how the site is used. By continuing to use this site, you consent to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.