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100

Identify the figurative language:

It was the first day of the school year during lunch where we all ate like pigs.

Similie

100

Identify the figurative language:

My best friend Sarah is a lion because of how brave she is.

Metaphor

100

Identify the figurative language:

The tree in my back yard is tall, towering, and thin.

Alliteration

100

Identify the figurative language:

The trees started dancing to the cool breeze.

Personification

100

Identify the figurative language:

The friend says she has the biggest house in the entire world.

Hyperbole

200

Identify the figurative language:

During the car race I could hear the car’s whoosh being the loudest of all.

Onomatopoeia 

200

The first one to come up with an example of alliteration wins 200 points!

200

Identify the figurative language:

He passed his test by the skin of his nails.

Idiom

200

First one to say an example of a hyperbole wins 200 points!

200

When a series of word start with the same letter, you are using...

Alliteration

300

First one to say an example of a onomatopoeia  wins 300 points!

300

What is a cliche?

A phrase that is overused

300

First one to say an example of a idiom wins 300 points!

300

When you state the sound of an action of an other thing, you are using..

Onomatopoeia 

300

Which of the following is the best example of a hyperbole?

A.) It was cold that the penguins started wearing jackets.

B.) It was cold the penguins started wearing hats.

C.) It was so cold the penguins started wearing scarves.

D.) It was so cold that the penguins started wearing hats, jackets, and scarves.

D

400

Definition of figurative language:

Figurative language is language that does not take it’s literal meaning.

400

Define assonance

It occurs when you repeat a vowel sound in a phrase.

400

Identify the figurative language:

Once winter rolled in, only time would fell is grandma’s garden would survive.

Cliche

400

In which kind of writings is figurative language used?

Biography, auto biography, science fiction, or nonfiction ?

All of them

400

Define synecdoche 

A word that represents a whole

500

Identify the figurative language:

I will pay with my plastic.

It is a Synecdoche because it refers a credit card as plastic.

500

Which figurative language can you use while describing things in detail using your 5 senses?

All of them

500

Identify each type of figurative language in this poem(not all figurative language is used)

Nature’s first green is gold,

Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf’s a flower;
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf.
So Eden sank to grief,
So dawn goes down to day.
Nothing gold can stay.

Metaphor-Her early leaf’s a flower;

Alliteration-Her hardest hue to hold

Allusion-So Eden sank to grief

Personification- Then less subsides to leaf

Hyperbole-but only so an hour


500

First one to say an example of a cliche, assonance, or synecdoche  wins 500 points!

500

Identify the figurative language:

True, I do hate the flu

Assonance