Figurative Language
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  • Question 1
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    "Life is a journey" is an example of what?

    answer choices

    Simile

    Metaphor

    Hyperbole

    Alliteration

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    I nearly died laughing is an example of what?

    answer choices

    Metaphor

    Assonance

    Alliteration

    Hyperbole

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is an example of onomatopoeia.

    answer choices

    She was white as a ghost

    Buzz

    Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Peppers

    Break a leg

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is a cliche?

    answer choices

    A comparison without like or as.

    Two opposing ideas.

    Tongue twisters.

    An overused phrase or saying

  • Question 5
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    Talking animals is an example of what type of figurative language?

    answer choices

    Oxymoron

    Personification

    Cliche

    Pun

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The quote from the popular Owl City song, "You would not believe your eyes if ten million fireflies lit up the world as I fell asleep," is an example of what type of figurative language?

    answer choices

    Metaphor

    Onomatopoeia

    Hyperbole

    Idiom

  • Question 7
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    "You are the thunder, and I am the lightning," is an example of which type of figurative language?

    answer choices

    Metaphor

    Hyperbole

    Chliche

    Personification

  • Question 8
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    Q.

    Which type of figurative language is used in the following Beatles song, "Little darling, it's been a long cold lonely winter?"

    answer choices

    Personification

    Alliteration

    Onomatopoeia

    Cliche

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Define hyperbole.

    answer choices

    An overused phrase

    Its raining cats and dogs

    An over (excessive) exaggeration

    A comparison of two unlike things, using like or as

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which type of figurative language uses like or as to compare two unlike things?

    answer choices

    Personification

    Metaphor

    Simile

    Cliche

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
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    Giving human characteristics to nonhuman object or animals is an example of what type of figurative language?

    answer choices

    Personification

    Onomatopoeia

    Hyperbole

    Metaphor

  • Question 12
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    He has been walking for days and days, when he has only been walking for 5 minutes is an example of:

    answer choices

    Idiom

    Simile

    Cliche

    Hyperbole

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
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    An expression that cannot be understood by the meaning of its words is an example of what type of figurative language?

    answer choices

    Onomatopoeia

    Hyperbole

    Idiom

    Cliche

  • Question 14
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    Q.

    The flowers danced in the wind is an example of:

    answer choices

    Simile

    Personification

    Cliche

    Idiom

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
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    You have a smile that lights up the room is an example of what type of figurative language

    answer choices

    Metaphor

    Simile

    Idiom

    Onomatopoeia

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