Figurative Language Question Preview (ID: 1677)


Read Each Question Or Group Of Words And Decide Which Type Of Figurative Language Is Being Used Or Described.

Klinger\'s nose is as long as an elephant\'s trunk!
a) hyperbole
b) metaphor
c) simile
d) synonym

Carolyn\'s mouth is so big she could swallow a watermelon whole.
a) hyperbole
b) antonym
c) simile
d) homonym

Tall is to giraffe as _______ is to dachshound.
a) skinny
b) short
c) long
d) fat

The sun made her skin as red as a fire engine.
a) homonym
b) metaphor
c) simile
d) antonym

bare and bear
a) antonym
b) homonym
c) onomatopeia
d) synonym

The water balloon she threw went splat when it hit the wall.
a) homonym
b) memoir
c) onomatopeia
d) simile

Looking back on my years in the Army, I distinctly remember a feeling of pride and courage.
a) metaphor
b) antonym
c) onomatopeia
d) memoir

black and white
a) homonyms
b) antonyms
c) similes
d) synonyms

delicate fragile
a) antonym
b) homonym
c) onomatopeia
d) synonym

squish, splat, boing, crash, bang, toot-toot, swish, chirp
a) homonyms
b) synonyms
c) metaphors
d) onomatopeia

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