Simile, Metaphor or Alliteration
Definitions
Examples and Meanings
Idiom or Personification
Onomatopoeia or Hyperbole
100

He was as muddy as a pig.

What is a simile 

100

metaphor 

comparing  two things using like or as 

100

He ate a horse for lunch!

 

 It means he ate a lot.

100

Lightning danced across the sky.

What is personification?

100

Bang, crash.  You better call the tow truck.

What is onomatopoeia?

200

Purple people eating plum pie.

What is alliteration?

200

Hyperbole

What is an exaggeration or big brag

200

It was raining cats and dogs.

It means that it was raining hard.

200

You don't want to bite off more than you can chew?

What is an idiom?

200

He could move a mountain.

What is hyperbole?

300

He looked like a lion when he was mad.

What is a simile? 

300

Idiom

What is a group of words used to mean an idea that is not what the words mean literally?

300

She is as thin as a rail.

It means that she was skinny.

300
The moon smiled at the stars in the sky.

What is personification?

300

Nate felt terror as he heard Rat tat tat tat, Rat tat tat tat.

What is onomatopoeia?

400

She's an ox.

What is a metaphor?

400

Onomatopoeia

What is words that are used to express a sound?

400

Timber,  thud, and the lumberjack was done.

It means that he chopped the tree down.

400

You are driving me up the wall today.

What is an idiom?

400

My mom will launch me to the moon if I get bad grades on my report card.

What is a hyperbole?

500

He's a kangaroo.  

What is a metaphor?

500

Alliteration

What is a group of words with a common beginning sound?

500

The pancake was as big as the state of Texas, and as tasty as glue.

It means that the pancake was very large but not very tasty.

500

You are barking up the wrong tree,

What is an idiom?

500

It took a month to get through last night's homework.

What is a hyperbole?

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