Figurative Language Trivia Quiz

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Figurative Language Trivia Quiz

Figurative language is what a paintbrush is to an artist. It is used expand a readers imagination and interpretation an example of this is use a similes and metaphors. How good are you at distinguishing different types of figurative languages as they are used? Take up the quiz and see.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I was so hungry that I even ate the plate. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 2. 
    My father was the sun and the moon to me. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 3. 
    The rain seemed like an old friend who had finally found us. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 4. 
    "Smash", when the cup fell off the table. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      onomatopoeia

  • 5. 
    He was a library of information about baseball. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 6. 
    The curtain was waving to everyone every time the wind blew through the open window. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    The tree shook its branches angrily. What type of figurative language is being used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      personification

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 8. 
    Drip, Drop, Drip, Drop went the rain drops falling on the roof of the house. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Onomatopoeia

  • 9. 
    Her head was so full of ideas that it was ready to burst wide open. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 10. 
    The baby was like an octopus, grabbing for everything in sight. What type of figurative language is used in this sentence?
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification