Figurative Language Test 1

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Figurative Language Test 1
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Exaggeration for effect
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Personification
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
Hyperbole
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Comparison of two or more things using 'like' or 'as'
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Metaphor
Personification
Simile
Hyperbole
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Repeating the same starting sounds of words
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Personification
Imagery
Simile
Hyperbole
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Comparison of two or more things NOT using 'like' or 'as'
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Alliteration
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
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Figurative Language Test 1
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When a words pronunciation imitates its sound
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Personification
Imagery
Onomatopoeia
Metaphor
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Giving human traits or characteristics to an object or idea
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Onomatopoeia
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Writing that uses the five senses to create 'pictures'
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Alliteration
Imagery
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Hyperbole
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Figurative Language Test 1
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When you, my Dear, are away, away,
How wearily goes the day.
A year drags after morning, and night
Starts another year
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Simile
Onomatopoeia
Imagery
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Chicago is a city that is fierce as a dog with tongue lapping for action.
Which technique is being used?
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Hyperbole
Metaphor
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Gracefully she sat down sideways,
With a simper smile
Which technique is being used?
Simile
Alliteration
Rhyme
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Drip-- hiss-- drip-- hiss-- fall the raindrops.
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Personfication
Rhyme
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 1
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The fountain tossed its water,
Up and up, like silver marbles.
Which technique is being used?
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Rhyme
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Falstaff sweats to death, as he walks along;
Were't not for laughing, I should pity him.
Which technique is being used?
Rhyme
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Lives of great men remind us
We can make our lives sublime;
And, departing, leave behind us
Footprints on the sands of time
Which technique is being used?
Personification
Repetition
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Metaphor
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His sorrow goes
Like mountain snows
In waters sweet and clear,
Which technique is being used?
Onomatopoeia
Metaphor
Repetition
Simile
Hyperbole
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The tear-drop trickled to his chin:
There was a meaning in her grin
Which technique is being used?
Rhyme
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 1
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All night long with rush and lull
The rain kept drumming on the roof:
Which technique is being used?
Hyperbole
Rhyme
Simile
Personification
Repetition
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Figurative Language Test 1
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The child with
her infinite energy
would run
her parents to
the ground
Which technique is being used?
Simile
Rhyme
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
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My love is like a red, red rose.
Which technique is being used?
Repetition
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Personification
Metaphor
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Figurative Language Test 1
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When the stooping sky
Leans down upon the hills
Which technique is being used?
Onomatopoeia
Personification
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
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Figurative Language Test 1
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There's a patch of old snow in a corner.
Which technique is being used?
Imagery
Repetition
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which of these two poems has a continuous RHYTHM?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which of these poems use RHYME?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which of these poems uses MORE HYPERBOLE?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
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Which of these poems uses METAPHOR?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Which of these poems uses SIMILE?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which poem uses REPETITION?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which poem uses MORE PERSONIFICATION?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
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In which poem does the speaker use a PLEASANT or JOYFUL TONE?
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'We Wear the Mask'
'Poet Among Barbarians'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Incorrect!
Which poem uses RHYME?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which poem PERSONIFIES animals?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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In which poem does the speaker use a PLEASANT or JOYFUL TONE?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which poem uses SIMILE?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which of these poems use HYPERBOLE?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 1
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Which of these poems resembles a letter?
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'A Patch of Old Snow'
'Bee, I'm Expecting You!'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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