Test Your Knowledge On Figurative Language Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge On Figurative Language Quiz

Take a figurative language quiz to test your knowledge of the simile, metaphor, hyperbole, personification, and irony.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Scenario: After taking the test, you walk out of the room complaining about how badly you scored because you didn't feel like you studied hard enough.  You blame both the test and the teacher because of you score.  Your teacher looks at you and says, "Well, looks like you tried your best on that one."  Which of the following does this scenario best represent?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

    • E. 

      Irony

  • 2. 
    I feel like a beached whale after I eat at Cici's pizza!
    • A. 

      Irony

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 3. 
    The wind is screaming in my ear today.
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 4. 
    You, devil!  I can't believe you stole my clicker when I wasn't looking!  Mrs. Corlee will think you're flirting with me for sure.  Which of the following does this best represent?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 5. 
    The will slept in the innermost corner of his private safe.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

    • E. 

      Irony

  • 6. 
    You are my sunshine, my only sunshine!  You make me happy, when skies are gray...
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    Chocolate is dancing in my mind right now.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Irony

    • E. 

      Metaphor

  • 8. 
    I want chocolate as much as the grim reaper wants to take away your next birthday!
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Personification

    • E. 

      Irony

  • 9. 
    Every day is a blank page for me.
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 10. 
    My legs are rubber after standing all day at school.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Personification