Identify All These Figures Of Speech Quiz

8 Questions
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    His new shoes were so big they looked like boats.
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Idiom

    • D. 

      Metaphor

    • E. 

      Hyperbole

  • 2. 
    Before the storm, the sky got as dark as midnight.
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Idiom

  • 3. 
    The big, brown bear bounded over the stream.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Idiom

  • 4. 
    The clang of the bell woke the sleeping dog.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Alliteration

  • 5. 
    Life is a roller coaster.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Idiom

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 6. 
    The bright, blue balls looked gorgeous on the Christmas tree.
    • A. 

      Idiom

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • E. 

      Comparing loves and roses makes this a metaphor while repeating the "r" also makes alliteration. Sorry, I tricked you!

  • 8. 
    Ker-blam went the door as the wind blew it closed.
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Hyperbole