Figure Of Speech Quiz!

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Figure Of Speech Quiz!

There are different figures of speech that are used to emphasize the extent of a behavior or situation. Some of these include Metaphors, Similes, and personifications. Test how excellent your skills are at identifying these three by taking the ultimate quiz below. All the best as you do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    He was as brave as a lion.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 2. 
    "All the world's a stage And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances;" William Shakespeare: As you like it  
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 3. 
    "Death lays its icy hands on kings."
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 4. 
    "My love is like a red rose..."
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 5. 
    "Death! Where is thy sting? O Grave! Where is thy victory?"
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 6. 
    He is a lion.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    The wind wrapped its icy fingers around my body.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 8. 
    The boat was tossed like a cork on the waves.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 9. 
    "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?  Thou art more lovely and more temperate:" Sonnet 18: William Shakespeare
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 10. 
    Blind justice was not on his side.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

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