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Figurative Language Trivia Quiz - 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

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