Figurative Language Test 2

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Figurative Language Test 2
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Exaggeration for effect
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Hyperbole
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Comparison of two or more things using 'like' or 'as'
Pick the term that matches the above definition.
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Repeating the same starting sounds of words
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Personification
Simile
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Imagery
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Comparison of two or more things NOT using 'like' or 'as'
Pick the term that matches the above definition.
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 2
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When a words pronunciation imitates its sound
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Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Personification
Imagery
Metaphor
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Giving human traits or characteristics to an object or idea
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Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Writing that uses the five senses to create 'pictures'
Pick the term that matches the above definition.
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Simile
Imagery
Alliteration
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Figurative Language Test 2
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O, ride you fast, yet at the last,
Hate faster rides
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 2
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A moment since, the office boy,
Invisible as night,
Rested on some dim-curtained shelf
Which technique is being used?
Alliteration
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
Metaphor
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Would I might mend the tattered fabric of my youth...
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Repetition
Hyperbole
Rhyme
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Three drowsy poppies brooded by the wall,
Lonely and tall.
Which technique is being used?
Hyperbole
Repetition
Simile
Personfication
Metaphor
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Figurative Language Test 2
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You need but lift a hand and sigh;
And all men's hearts must beat for you.
Which technique is being used?
Hyperbole
Rhyme
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 2
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The wind and the rain, the wind and the rain
Tinkle and drip, tinkle and drip-- branches drifting apart.
Which technique is being used?
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 2
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The burning fire shakes in the night,
Silver candles gleam,
The trees are lost in dream
Which technique is being used?
Hyperbole
Personification
Metaphor
Repetition
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 2
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My heart is like an apple-tree
Whose boughs are bent with thick-set fruit;
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia
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Figurative Language Test 2
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This is the hardest question that anyone has ever had to answer.
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Rhyme
Hyperbole
Simile
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 2
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The green and greedy seas have drowned
That city's glittering walls and towers,
Which technique is being used?
Personification
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Repetition
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Figurative Language Test 2
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When they found him dead,
His hand was cold as lead.
Which technique is being used?
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Your eyes are a shadowy sea
In the starry darkness of night.
Which technique is being used?
Personification
Hyperbole
Repetition
Metaphor
Simile
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Figurative Language Test 2
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The water reflects the red reeds.
Which technique is being used?
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Simile
Alliteration
Rhyme
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Figurative Language Test 2
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She looked across the empty street,
And saw Death softly watching her
In the sunshine pale and sweet.
Which technique is being used?
Repetition
Hyperbole
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these two poems has a stronger RHYTHM?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these poems use RHYME?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these poems uses SIMILE?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these poems uses METAPHOR?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these poems uses PERSONIFICATION?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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In which of the above poems does the speaker use a pleasant or joyful TONE?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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In which of the above poems does the poet repeat a line?
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'Stupidity'
'Simplicity'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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In which poem does the speaker use SIMILE?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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In which poem does the speaker use METAPHOR?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which poems has a continuous RHYME SCHEME?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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In which poem does the speaker use PERSONIFICATION?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
Both of these poems
Neither of these poems
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which poem uses ONOMATOPOEIA?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
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Figurative Language Test 2
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Which of these poems use HYPERBOLE?
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'Approach of Winter'
'The Skaters'
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Figurative Language Test 2
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How do these poems have similar SUBJECTS?
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They are both about having a lot of fun.
They are both related to winter.
They are both about birds.
They are both about exercising.
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Figurative Language Test 2

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