Figurative Language Quiz: Ultimate Test! Trivia

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Figurative Language Quiz: Ultimate Test! Trivia

Figurative language quiz: ultimate test trivia! There are a lot of people who do not understand different concepts of figurative language and as a writer you should make it a priority to do just that. How many metaphors, similes or alliterations do you know? This quiz will give you the practice you require so as to polish up your skills when it comes to these different techniques. Check it out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The dragon flew as fast as the ______________.
    • A. 

      Snow

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Water

  • 2. 
    The lights on the tree looked like a million ______________________.
    • A. 

      Bugs

    • B. 

      Fireflies

    • C. 

      Buttons

  • 3. 
    He was wise like an ______________________.
    • A. 

      Beaver

    • B. 

      Dog

    • C. 

      Owl

  • 4. 
    A simile compares two unlike things using like or as.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    We fought like cats and dogs is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 6. 
    Zoom, bang, smash are examples of
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Similie

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Symbolism

  • 7. 
    The sun is smiling is an example of-
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Onomatopoeia

  • 8. 
    Susie sat silently by the sea shore is an example of-
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 9. 
    What is a word that rhymes with pillow?
    • A. 

      Silica

    • B. 

      Willow

    • C. 

      Wow

  • 10. 
    What is..."the grass tickled her feet"?
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Alliteration

  • 11. 
    What is...."Perry Peter picked pepper peaceful"?
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 12. 
    What does the idiom "a piece of cake" really mean?
    • A. 

      She ate a lot of cake.

    • B. 

      It was easy and simple.

    • C. 

      To bake a cake

    • D. 

      To do badly on a test

  • 13. 
    What does the idiom "It's raining cats and dogs" mean?
    • A. 

      Cats and dog are falling from the sky.

    • B. 

      A thunderstorm is coming soon.

    • C. 

      It's raining very hard outside.

    • D. 

      To get very angry at someone.

  • 14. 
    What is alliteration?
    • A. 

      The repeating of beginning sounds of words

    • B. 

      Comparing two things with like or as

    • C. 

      Giving human traits to non-living objects

    • D. 

      Having rhyming words in a poem

  • 15. 
    Is the statement "She sang like a bird", an alliteration?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is an example of an alliteration?
    • A. 

      Splendid Sarah saw special shells

    • B. 

      Lucy jumps at least a hundred feet in the air

    • C. 

      The sky is blue and so are you

  • 17. 
    What is the definition of an alliteration?
    • A. 

      Words that have the same end sound

    • B. 

      Giving an animal humanlike qualities

    • C. 

      The repetition of similar sounds at the beginning of words

    • D. 

      Two words that sound alike, but have different meanings

  • 18. 
     Johan is ____________. He is the tallest boy in class.
    • A. 

      A) as tall as a giraffe

    • B. 

      B) as strong as an ox

    • C. 

      C) as proud as a peacocok

  • 19. 
    The fruit is as sweet as ______________.
    • A. 

      A) as sweet as honey

    • B. 

      B) as cool as cucumber

    • C. 

      C) as flat as a pancake

  • 20. 
    What have we been studying in class the past few weeks?
    • A. 

      Short stories

    • B. 

      Historical fiction

    • C. 

      Poetry

    • D. 

      Science fiction

  • 21. 
    What words rhyme?
    • A. 

      Jump, Bump, Lump

    • B. 

      Jump, Joke, Joy

    • C. 

      Jump, Jumper, Jumping

    • D. 

      Jump, Kick, Scream