Hyperbole, Alliteration, Simile, Or Metaphor

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Metaphor Quizzes & Trivia

Test your ability to identify 4 kinds of literary devices.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    She was as sweet as sugar. This is an example of a metaphor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    I like you very much. This is an example of a simile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    She sells sea shells by the sea shore. This is an example of alliteration.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    I'm so tired I could sleep for a year. This is an example of a hyperbole.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    She was as mean as an evil monster. This is an example of simile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    As I was walking home, I saw my dog running toward me. This is an example of metaphor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    I was so frightened by the ghost, I was shaking from head to toe. This is not an example of hyperbole.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    My mom was as mad as a hornet's nest when she saw the bad grade on my report card. This is an example of a simile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    My teacher's toenails tore a hole in the tarp. This is an axample of hyperbole.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Emma, Jess, Alex, Sarah, Jaileen and Franco tip toed into the classroom like mice sneaking into a cook's kitchen. This is an example of a simile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False