Figurative Language And Poetry Terms Question Preview (ID: 7666)

A Review Of Figurative Language And Poetry Terms.[print questions]

Extreme exaggeration
a) hyperbole
b) metaphor
c) simile
d) personification

The cat's pajamas is an example of
a) an idiom
b) a hyperbole
c) a simile
d) a metaphor

Which of these two types of figurative language are sound devices?
a) onomatopoeia and alliteration
b) hyperbole and idiom
c) personification and alliteration
d) metaphorn and onomatopoeia

The road was a silk ribbon winding over the hills is an example of
a) hyperbole
b) simile
c) metaphor
d) personification

Perfectly shaped peppermint patties lay on the pink cloth.
a) simile
b) Alliteration
c) metaphor
d) hyperbole

Telling someone the test was a piece of cake is using
a) an idiom
b) a simile
c) a hyperbole
d) an onomatopoeia

Giving human characteristics to non-human forms
a) hyperbole
b) onomatopoeia
c) alliteration
d) personification

Crash, bang, boom, tick-tock, ring, zip and pow are all examples of
a) onomatopoeia
b) idiom
c) personification
d) alliteration

If you hear the wind whispering to you, then you are using
a) a simile
b) personification
c) an alliteration
d) an idiom

I am so hungry I could eat a horse is both hyperbole and
a) simile
b) metaphor
c) idiom
d) personification

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