Literary Device
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  • Question 1
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    Definition: comparing things using "like" or "as"

    answer choices

    metaphor

    simile

    similar

    hyperbole

  • Question 2
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    Definition: comparing two things NOT using "like" or "as"

    answer choices

    simile

    imagery

    metaphor

    metamorph

  • Question 3
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    Definition: giving human qualities to nonhuman things

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    humanification

    hyperbole

    personification

    oxymoron

  • Question 4
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    Definition: an exaggerated statement used to create an emphasis

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    oxymoron

    imagery

    idiom

  • Question 5
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    Definition: the repetition of sounds at the beginning of words

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    onomatopoeia

    rhyme

    assimilation

    alliteration

  • Question 6
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Definition: a word that resembles the sound it represents

    answer choices

    hyperbole

    onomatopoeia

    alliteration

    oxymoron

  • Question 7
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    Definition: a phrase that combines two words that are opposite

    answer choices

    oxymoron

    oxygen

    idiom

    hyperbole

  • Question 8
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    Definition: Visually descriptive language that appeals to our physical senses

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    idiom

    imagery

    imagination

    description

  • Question 9
    20 seconds
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    Definition: an expression that must be learned as a whole

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    idiom

    imagery

    oxymoron

    metaphor

  • Question 10
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    They fought like cats and dogs.

    answer choices

    oxymoron

    simile

    metaphor

    idiom

  • Question 11
    20 seconds
    Q.

    The falling snowflakes are dancers.

    answer choices

    metaphor

    imagery

    simile

    personification

  • Question 12
    20 seconds
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    My dad will kill me when he comes home.

    answer choices

    idiom

    imagery

    metaphor

    hyperbole

  • Question 13
    20 seconds
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    A vicious black bug bit a big black bear

    answer choices

    tongue twister

    alliteration

    rhyme

    onomatopoeia

  • Question 14
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Cross your fingers that you pass the quiz!

    answer choices

    simile

    symbolism

    idiom

    oxymoron

  • Question 15
    20 seconds
    Q.

    That man is as tall as a tree!

    answer choices

    metaphor

    simile

    hyperbole

    personification

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