Figurative Language Quiz 1

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Figurative Language Quiz 1
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The streets were strange and still,
Through the doors of the open churches
The organs were moaning shrill.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
Hyperbole
Simile
Repetition
Personification
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Chicago is a city that is fierce as a dog with tongue lapping for action.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Hyperbole
Rhyme
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She soothed her secret sorrow.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Hyperbole
Alliteration
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Silver bells!... How they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle in the icy air of night.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
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He answered her he knew not what:
Like shaft from bow at random shot,
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Chant in a wail
that never halts,
pace a circle and pay tribute
with a song.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Hyperbole
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Vague pageants woven on a web of dream!
And we, pushing and fighting in the turbid stream
Of modern life
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Understatement
Hyperbole
Metaphor
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He would contemplate the distance
With a look of pensive meaning,
As of ducks that die in ill tempests.
Which poetic device is used in the above text?
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Understatement
Metaphor
Simile
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And I will return, my love,
even if it were a million miles.
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Personification
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
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The light of the lamps lures the insects.
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Alliteration
Personification
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