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Figurative Language Quiz #3 clone
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by Clifford Nichols
| 35 Questions
Note from the author:
Figurative Language
1
1 pt
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Hyperbole
2
1 pt
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
Alliteration
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
3
1 pt
Comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or "as"
Idiom
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
4
1 pt
Imitates a sound
Idiom
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Symbolism
5
1 pt
Descriptive language that create a picture in your mind
Alliteration
Imagery
Idiom
Onomatopoeia
6
1 pt
Extreme exaggeration for effect.
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Idiom
Imagery
7
1 pt
Words that have the same beginning sounds together
Simile
Hyperbole
Personification
Alliteration
8
1 pt
An expression that says one thing but means something else
Alliteration
Simile
Idiom
Personfication
9
1 pt
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtered over the field finally hiding the fence.
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Idiom
10
1 pt
A common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if you take it literally.
Alliteration
Personification
Idiom
Simile
11
1 pt
The delicious bread danced in my stomach.
Alliteration
Metaphor
Idiom
Personification
12
1 pt
My mom told me to "break a leg" before the big game.
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Idiom
13
1 pt
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
Alliteration
Idiom
Personification
Metaphor
14
1 pt
I've told you a million times, that we are going to have a figurative language quiz.
Hyperbole
Simile
Idiom
Imagery
15
1 pt
Getting an A on this test is a piece of cake.
Hyperbole
Simile
Idiom
Onomatopoeia
16
1 pt
Bob snores like a bear.
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Hyperbole
17
1 pt
Bang!, hiss, drip, whoosh!
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Idiom
Metaphor
18
1 pt
What you say is NOT what you actually mean.
Literal Language
Figurative Language
Spanish
Chinese
19
1 pt
The sun played hide and seek with the clouds.
Personification
Idiom
Alliteration
Hyperbole
20
1 pt
The burning wood popped and crackled.
Alliteration
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
21
1 pt
Savanna sells seashells by the seashore.
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Personification
Idiom
22
1 pt
The flowers danced in the wind.
Personification
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
23
1 pt
Taryn was in hot water when her parents found out she had lied to them.
Alliteration
Metaphor
Simile
Idiom
24
1 pt
Time is money!
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
25
1 pt
Logan's brother is a couch potato! All he does is sit in his room and play video games all day!
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
Idiom
26
1 pt
Jerry waited in line for a million years!
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
27
1 pt
Patty played the piano perfectly.
Alliteration
Idiom
Hyperbole
Symbolism
28
1 pt
Sam was so hungry, he could eat a horse!
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
Idiom
29
1 pt
Lindsay was as busy as a bee while cleaning her house.
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Idiom
30
1 pt
Cameron washed his bike until it was as clean as a whistle!
Idiom
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
31
1 pt
You could never tell that Brady and Carlos are best friends because they fight like cats and dogs!
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Idiom
32
1 pt
K8 and Abby don't want to go out for recess because it is raining cats and dogs outside!
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
Idiom
33
1 pt
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
Personification
34
1 pt
Comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Simile
Idiom
Personification
35
1 pt
Extreme exaggeration for effect.
Simile
Idiom
Hyperbole
Alliteration
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