Hyperbole Questions and Answers
Which of the following are examples of hyperboles? I. He's 500 years old. II. I told him a million times not to do that. III. I waited in line for centuries. IV. He is as big as a cow.
Hyperboles are used to ________ a feeling, reaction, or effort.
Which of the following are examples of an understatement? I. Saying, He was okay when describing the football player who scored 10 touchdowns the night before II. Saying, It's nice out when it's raining outside. III. Saying, He's not the thinnest person when describing a really big person. IV. Saying, I'm so hungry I could eat a horse