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7 types of figurative language

question Personification answer Giving something, nonhuman or an object, human characteristics question Hyperbole answer An exaggeration so dramatic that no one would believe its true question Metaphor answer A statement that is a comparison of two things that are not alike. question Alliteration answer When a set of words uses the same sound or letters […]

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Figurative Language and Imagery Quiz

question Read the excerpt below from the poem “I Knew a Woman” by Theodore Roethke and answer the question that follows. Let seed be grass, and grass turn into hay: I’m martyr to a motion not my own; What’s freedom for? To know eternity. I swear she cast a shadow white as stone. But who […]

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Figurative Language And Sound Devices

question He hardly heard her when she yelped. answer Tip: Repeats consonant sound Tip : Repeats the first letter consonant sound Answer: Alliteration question The mountain glared down on the lonely valley below. answer Tip: makes something not human seem human Tip: It is not a person but seems like one Answer: Personification question The […]

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Among the Hidden: Figurative Language

question hyperbole answer What kind of figurative language is, “The smell of baking bread could fill three counties”? question simile answer What kind of figurative language is, “The timer in the oven went off sounding as loud as a siren”? question metaphor answer What kind of figurative language is, “Real life was outdoors” ? question […]

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Figurative Language Questions And Answers

question Can’t catch my breath answer idiom question Stole away answer idiom question Their green feathers were a hundred feet up in the air answer metaphor question scar answer personification question drew to a point at infinity answer hyperbole question then returned as a fighter plane, with wings swept back, and machine-gunned piggy answer simile […]

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7 types of figurative language

question Personification answer Giving something, nonhuman or an object, human characteristics question Hyperbole answer An exaggeration so dramatic that no one would believe its true question Metaphor answer A statement that is a comparison of two things that are not alike. question Alliteration answer When a set of words uses the same sound or letters […]

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Figurative Language Definitions/Examples/Pictures

question figurative language answer language used by writers to produce images in readers’ minds and to express ideas in fresh, vivid, and imaginative ways question simile answer a comparison of two things using like or as question metaphor answer a direct comparison of two different things question hyperbole answer extreme exaggeration question alliteration answer repetition […]

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Figurative Language Examples Flashcard

question simile answer Your breath looks exactly like a train blowing out big, fat, white puffs of smoke. question hyperbole answer It was about a zillion degrees below zero. question simile answer The boy had a head shaped just like a hambone. question metaphor answer That snake int he grass has his phone off the […]

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SMS – Figurative Language and Sound Devices Examples

question Simile answer His shirt is bright like the sun. question Metaphor answer When she smiles, she lights up the room. question Personification answer The dry flower begged for water. question Hyperbole answer That joke is so old, the last time I heard it I was riding a dinosaur. question Metaphor answer Love is a […]

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Figurative Language TGG

question Turning over in my mind answer Idiom question Conduct may be founded on the hard rock answer Metaphor question With privileged glimpses into the human heart answer Symbol question Some heightened sensitivity to the promises of life, as is he were related to one of those earthquake machines answer Simile question What preyed on […]

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Figurative Language – The Outsiders

question I just stood there like a bump on a log while they surrounded me. answer simile question Johnny was scared of his own shadow. answer hyperbole question Life was one big joke to Two-bit. answer metaphor question Dallas had a record with the fuzz a mile long. answer hyperbole question Soda attracted girls like […]

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Figurative Language Definition And Example

question Which sentence contains a simile? answer Rachel smiled like a Cheshire cat question Love is a thrill ride. This sentence uses ________. answer juxtaposition question This kid was a young Albert Einstein. This sentence uses ________. answer allusion question Nila briefly brushed the baby’s hair. This sentence uses ________. answer alliteration question Which sentence […]

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7th Grade Figurative Language Test Questions

question Alex is as busy as a bee. (What type of figurative language is this example?) answer Simile question What is the definition of Alliteration? answer A phrase that has several words that start with the same sounds or letters question Bang (What type of figurative language is this example?) answer Onomatopoeia question Can cats […]

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Figurative Language Terms & Examples

question alliteration answer Sarah sales seashells by the seashore. question alliteration answer Garrison got germs in the garage. question alliteration answer Tyler taught Trypp tennis. question alliteration answer Ricky rocks those Reeboks. question alliteration answer Perri painted pink popsicles. question onomatopoeia answer Crash! question onomatopoeia answer Buzz! question onomatopoeia answer Jingle! question onomatopoeia answer Cluck! […]

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Flashcards To Learn Figurative Language

question Simile answer Comparing two unlike things using words such as “like” or “as” Example: They fought like cats and dogs! question Metaphor answer Comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as “like” or “as” Example: The clouds are white cotton candy in the sky. question Personification answer A figure of speech in which […]

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Figurative Language Examples Definitions

question Simile answer I’m running around like a chicken with its head cut off. question Metaphor answer I’m a big scaredy cat. question Onomatopoeia answer “Bang!” went the gun. question Hyperbole answer I have a ton of homework to do tonight. It’s going to take me forever to finish. question Idiom answer Well that’s a […]

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Examples Of Figurative Language Test Questions

question figurative language answer language used by writers to produce images in readers’ minds and to express ideas in fresh, vivid, and imaginative ways question simile answer a comparison of two things using like or as question metaphor answer a direct comparison of two different things question hyperbole answer extreme exaggeration question alliteration answer repetition […]

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Figurative Language Examples Answers

question Metaphor answer direct comparison between two unlike things question Metaphor answer He is a roller coaster of emotions. question Metaphor answer Is America a melting pot or a salad bowl? question Metaphor answer You are the sunshine of my life. question Metaphor answer He drowned in a sea of grief. question Metaphor answer Love […]

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Figurative Language Examples Act 2 The Tempest

question Paralell structure and Contrast answer Our sorrow with our comfort question Alliteration answer Prithee, peace question Simile answer He receives comfort like cold porridge question Alliteration answer Winding up the watch of his wit question Pun answer A dollar/Dolor question Repetition answer Ha, ha, ha question Pun answer Of delicate temperence, Temperence (a girl) […]

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To Kill A Mockingbird Figurative Language

question metaphor answer A direct comparison between two unlike things without using “like” or “as.” An example would be, “You are the light of my life.” question allegory answer A story in which the characters and events are symbols that stand for ideas about human life or a political situation. (an extended metaphor) question simile […]

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Examples of Figurative Language – "Schooled"

question His face was a thundercloud. answer Metaphor question Stay away from them. They will chop you up and press you into salami. answer Idiom question So there I was waving my arms, like a turkey amped up on mountain dew. answer Simile question His clothes looke like pajama’s, and his shoes were something out […]

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