Figure Of Speech Test 1

16 Questions
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The chug-a, chug-a, chug-a of the train echoed down the hill, while a cloud of smoke rose up to the western sky.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Euphemism

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Euphemism

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Apostrophe

  • 3. 
    I had so much homework last night that i need to pick up trucks to carry all my books home! 
    • A. 

      Synechdoche

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

  • 4. 
    "The earth luaghs beneath my heavy feet, At the blasphmy in my old jangly walk."
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metonomy

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 5. 
    Pitching pennies with the Pittsburg Pirates in a pitter-patter of rain outside the  Pitti Palace.
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Oxymoron

  • 6. 
    Hyperbole is a kind figure of speech which use of exaggeration terms to purpose of emphasis or heightened effect.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Methapor is a figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which an effermative is expressed by negating its opposite.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Synechdoche is a figure of speech that stated comparison between to fundamental dissimilar things that have certainly common.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A statement that appears to contradict itself is a Paradox.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The repetition of an initial consonant sound is a Anophora.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    An implied comparison between two unlike things that actually have something in common.
  • 12. 
    Breaking of discoarse to address some absent person or thing, some abstract quality and an inanimate object.
  • 13. 
    The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning. 
  • 14. 
    A figure of speech in which contradictory terms appears side by side.
  • 15. 
    A figure of speech in which a writer or speaker deliberately makes a situation seem like less important or serious than it is.
  • 16.