Ultimate Figure Of Speech Quiz!

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Ultimate Figure Of Speech Quiz!

There are different figures of speech that are used to put emphasis on the extent of a behavior or situation. Some of these include Metaphors, Similes and personifications. Test how good your skills are at identifying these three by taking the ultimate quiz below. All the best as you do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    He was as brave as a lion.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 2. 
    "All the world's a stageAnd all the men and women merely players;They have their exits and their entrances;" William Shakespear: As you like it
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 3. 
    "Death lays its icy hands on kings."
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 4. 
    "My luv is like a red, red rose..."
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 5. 
    "Death! where is thy sting? O Grave!  Where is thy victory?"
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 6. 
    He is a lion.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    The wind wrapped its icy fingers around my body.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 8. 
    The boat was tossed like a cork on the waves.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 9. 
    "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?  Thou art more lovely and more temperate:"Sonnet 18: William Shakespeare
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

  • 10. 
    Blind justice was not on his side.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification