Literary Terms

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Literary Terms Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz on basic literary terms and definitions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is alliteration?
    • A. 

      Words beginning with the same consonant sound in a phrase

    • B. 

      Two word that sound the same

    • C. 

      A simile

    • D. 

      A group of words that rhyme

  • 2. 
    What is personification?
    • A. 

      Phrases that contain like or as

    • B. 

      Phrases that rhyme

    • C. 

      When an inanimate object receives life

    • D. 

      Phrases with the same consonant sounds

  • 3. 
    What is a simile?
    • A. 

      A comparison

    • B. 

      A comparison of two things in a phrase that contains like or as

    • C. 

      A comparison of two unlike things

    • D. 

      Words that rhyme

  • 4. 
    A _______________is a comparison of two unlike things.
  • 5. 
    Create on original simile, metaphor, alliteration, and personification.