Doll Figurative Language Test

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Figurative Language Quizzes & Trivia

Figurative Language


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Define Simile -
  • 2. 
    Define Metaphor -
  • 3. 
    Define Analogy -
  • 4. 
    Define Hyperbole -
  • 5. 
    Define Idiom -
  • 6. 
    Define Onomatopoeia -
  • 7. 
    Define Personification -
  • 8. 
    "He looked as big as a bear to Betsy; and as he walked his great red tongue hung out of his mouth and his white teeth gleamed horrible."  This sentence contains which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Idiom

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 9. 
    Read the sentece below from the passage."It would be a world where going anywhere takes forever."The sentence is an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 10. 
    Read the senteces below from the passage."The electronic signal put out by your muscles is unique.  It's sort of like your fingerprints."The second sentence contains an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Analogy

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 11. 
    "We want you to have fun and enjoy your visit to Mesa Verde but remember that Mesa Verde is an outdoor museum, not a playground."The sentence contains an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Idiom

    • B. 

      Analogy

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Onomatopoeia

  • 12. 
    "The 'road' to food safety, however, can either be a bumpy one or smooth."The sentence contains an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 13. 
    Read the sentence below from the passage."Bones are like a bank account."The sentence is an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 14. 
    "By the time they were finishing dinner, a rising full moon peeked over the edge of the forest, chasing away the last drops of sunlight."The sentence contains an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 15. 
    Read the sentence below from the passage."Shoes travel through a jungle of germs."The sentence is an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Analogy

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 16. 
    Read the sentence below from the passage."Shoes clang and clatter across tile and hardwood floors."The sentence contains an example of which type of figurative language?
    • A. 

      Analogy

    • B. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification