Figurative Language 1
Figurative Language 2
Figurative Language 3
Figurative Language 4
Figurative Language 5
100

I waited in line forever until it was my turn.

What is a hyperbole?

100

The poem makes me sad and a little depressed.  

What is the mood?

100

The curtains in the window are waving hello to us.

What is personification?

100

My life is an open book; I have no secrets.

What is a metaphor?

100

My parents are too strict; my house is a prison.

What is a metaphor? (hyperbole is also acceptable)

150

The tree branches danced in the wind.

What is personification?

150

I was starving before we finally ate.

What is a hyperbole?

150

The car was as fast as a jet soaring through the sky.

What is a simile?

150

My hair would not cooperate this morning.

What is personification?

150
The cat ate a rat before he sat on his hat.  

What is rhyming?

200

There were a million people in line in front of me to see the new Avengers movie

What is hyperbole?

200

She sells seashells by the seashore.

What is alliteration?
200

The insects buzzed around the flowers.

What is an onomatopoeia?

200

Donald dove after the ducks, daring the dark depths.

Alliteration.

200

The fireworks boomed in the distance.

What is onomatopoeia?

250

The computer stared at me while a put off doing my homework.

What is personification?

250
The rain falls like the sun, rising up the mountains
simile
250

My sore feet were begging me to take a break.

What is personification?

250

Their friendship is a rollercoaster ride.

What is a metaphor?

250

I'd rather take baths with a man-eating shark than do my homework.

What is a hyperbole?

300

Her laughter was like a warm blanket or a familiar song.

What is a Simile?

300

What is an hyperbole? 

Extreme exaggeration. 

300

He clattered and clanged as he washed the dishes

onomatopoeia

300

The leaves were like a box of crayons. 

simile

300

Her hair was a flowing golden river streaming down her shoulders.


What is a Metaphor?

350

giving human qualities to non-human things

personification

350

The fly buzzed past.

onomatopoeia

350

What is alliteration? 

Repetition of sounds. 

350

Her tears ran down her face. 

personification 

350

The phone waited for me to answer it. 

What is personification?

400

an extreme exaggeration

hyperbole

400

The sunflowers nodded their yellow heads

personification

400

We had to wait for forever!

hyperbole

400

He was a Scrooge

metaphor 

400

Carl can't cook cakes for Christmas this year.  

What is alliteration? 

450

onomatopoeia

Word that sound like sound effects

450

Charming children chatted in the corner

alliteration

450

How a poem makes you feel?  

What is mood? 

450

What is a simile? 

comparing two things using like or as
450

She is a ray of sunshine. 

metaphor 

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