English Test: Trivia Quiz On Literary Terms And Devices!

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English Test: Trivia Quiz On Literary Terms And Devices!

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  • 1. 
    Brian was a wall, bouncing every tennis ball back over the net.This metaphor compares Brian to a wall because __________.
    • A. 

      He was strong

    • B. 

      He was tall

    • C. 

      He kept returning the balls

  • 2. 
    We would have had more pizza to eat if Tammy hadn’t been such a hog. Tammy was being compared to a hog because she __________.
    • A. 

      Looked like a hog

    • B. 

      Ate quickly

    • C. 

      Smelled bad

  • 3. 
    A simile compares two things using the words
    • A. 

      Like

    • B. 

      As

    • C. 

      Like and as

  • 4. 
    I want to read the next issue of Iron Man because it ends with this picture. It is a ___________________
    • A. 

      Foreshadow

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Cliffhanger

  • 5. 
    If the author leaves you wanting to find out what happens next,  it is called a
    • A. 

      Aliteration

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Cliffhanger

  • 6. 
    If the chapter I was reading ended like this picture, I would want to keep reading because the author used a
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Cliffhager

  • 7. 
    If the first sound in a group of words is repeated over and over it is called
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Alliteration

  • 8. 
    In the movie The Wizard of OZ, Mrs. Gulch took Toto, Dorothy's dog.  Mrs Gulch would become the Wicked Witch of the West later in the movie. This is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Foreshadowing

  • 9. 
    In this simile, two things are being compared. What are they?
    • A. 

      A trunk and a letter

    • B. 

      Castles and elephants

    • C. 

      An animal and a tusk.

  • 10. 
    It was a beautiful castle, covered in gold trim with gardens of lollipops around it that glistened in the sparkling afternoon sun. All the bold faces words create a _________________________.
    • A. 

      Theme

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Mood

  • 11. 
    Makes a comparison between two things and does not use the words "like",or "as"
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Cliffhanger

    • C. 

      Metaphor

  • 12. 
    My old cat Toby, was a lightning bolt!!!!This is an example of a
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Conflict

    • C. 

      Metaphor

  • 13. 
    Suddenly the sky got dark and Art still had  a long ride home. Then thunder clouds started moving in. Art had to drive 200 miles. He got in the car.He knew he shouldn't. this storm is an example of
    • A. 

      Foreshadow

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Metaphor

  • 14. 
    Sue is a  mule and will NEVER change her mind. This is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Flashback

    • C. 

      Metaphor

  • 15. 
    The reason the author wrote the book is the
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Conflict

  • 16. 
    This is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Cliffhanger

  • 17. 
    This simile means
    • A. 

      Weightlifting is animals

    • B. 

      Glasses are like an animal

    • C. 

      Strong as an Ox

  • 18. 
    To give a hint or clue of things to come
    • A. 

      Conflict

    • B. 

      Foreshadow

    • C. 

      Cliffhanger

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Cliffhanger

    • C. 

      Simile

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      When you use like or as

    • B. 

      Whne you start each word with the same sound

    • C. 

      When you give a hint

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Flashback

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Mood

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      External Conflict

    • B. 

      Foreshadow

    • C. 

      Internal Conflict

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      External Conflict

    • B. 

      Internal Conflict

    • C. 

      Mood

  • 24. 
    • A. 

      Mood

    • B. 

      Foreshadow

    • C. 

      Internal Conflict

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      Theme

    • B. 

      Conscience

    • C. 

      Mood

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