Figurative Language
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  • Question 1
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    “Tick, tock.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

    answer choices

    metaphor

    simile

    onomatopoeia

    allusion

  • Question 2
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    “Danny strolled to the town common, sat on one of the benches in Teenytown and took one of the bottles out of the bag, looking down on it like Hamlet with Yorick's skull” ― Stephen King, Doctor Sleep

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    personification

    metaphor

    allusion

  • Question 3
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    ”A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it is not open”.-Frank Zappa

    answer choices

    onomatopoeia

    simile

    metaphor

    alliteration

  • Question 4
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    “I like to walk in the woods and see what Mother Nature is wearing.” - Flannery O'Connor, Good Country People

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    allusion

    personification

    idiom

  • Question 5
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    “It's a piece of cake.”

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    idiom

    allusion

    simile

  • Question 6
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    “I was quaking from head to foot, and could have hung my hat on my eyes, they stuck out so far.” - Mark Twain, Old Times on the Mississippi

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    personification

    allusion

    idiom

  • Question 7
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    ”Once upon a midnight dreary while I pondered weak and weary,” - Edgar Allan Poe, "The Raven"

    answer choices

    metaphor

    alliteration

    onomatopoeia

    allusion

  • Question 8
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    “Conscience is a man’s compass.” - Vincent Van Gogh

    answer choices

    simile

    alliteration

    metaphor

    idiom

  • Question 9
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    “ It’s raining cats and dogs.”

    answer choices

    personification

    idiom

    alliteration

    allusion

  • Question 10
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    “Hulga the whole while hollering like a half-slaughtered hog.” - Truman Capote, "Mojave"

    answer choices

    metaphor

    personification

    simile

    alliteration

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