Best Quiz On Literary Devices

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Quiz on Literary Devices


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  • 1. 
    What is Allegory?
    • A. 

      The comparison of two pairs which have the same relationship.

    • B. 

      A symbolic representation

    • C. 

      The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence.

    • D. 

      Hints of what is to come in the action of a play or a story

  • 2. 
    What is Assonance?
    • A. 

      A comparison in which one thing is said to be another.

    • B. 

      A figure of speech involving exaggeration.

    • C. 

      The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence.

  • 3. 
    What is Onomatopoeia?
    • A. 

      The use of words to imitate the sounds they describe.

    • B. 

      The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence

    • C. 

      Putting two contradictory words together.

  • 4. 
    What is Simile?
    • A. 

      Is giving human qualities to animals or objects.

    • B. 

      Figure of speech involving a comparison between unlike things using like, as, or as though.

    • C. 

      A comparison in which one thing is said to be another.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is an example of Metaphor?
    • A. 

      The burning wood crackled and hissed.

    • B. 

      The daffodils nodded their yellow heads.

    • C. 

      Bittersweet, jumbo shrimp, and act naturally

    • D. 

      The cat's eyes were jewels, gleaming in the darkness.

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