Figurative Language #1
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Figurative Language #3
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Figurative Language #5

100

I am so tired I could sleep for a year.
What is hyperbole?

100

He is as quiet as a mouse.
What is a simile?

100

He is older than the hills.
What is hyperbole?

100

Vicky Vinc viewed a very valuable vase.
What is alliteration?

100

The camera loves me.
What is personification?

200

The branches bowed to the ground.
What is personification?

200

He is the apple of my eye.
What is a metaphor?

200

Zing, went the violin strings.
What is onomatopoeia?

200

She was as brave as a lion.
What is a simile?

200

Karl Kessler kept the ketchup in the kitchen.
What is alliteration?

300

Eek! I saw a mouse.

What is onomatopoeia?

300

Clap your hands a little louder.

What is onomatopoeia?

300

Crocodiles' teeth are white daggers, so be careful.

What is a metaphor?

300

It took him two seconds to drive here.

What is hyperbole?

300

The birds were fluttering their wings.

What is onomatopoeia?

400

What is the meaning of the following statement. Dewdrops dwell delicately.

The drops of dew are still there. 

400

What is the meaning of this statement? 

The moon winks at me every night.

This person enjoys night. 

400


What is the meaning of this statement? 

Ida Ivy identified the ivory iris.

Ida picked out an iris flower. 

400

What is the meaning of this statement? 

Now that I am without you, all that once was beautiful is dead. 

This person was in a relationship but isn't anymore. Now that they are by themselves they aren't enjoying the things they used to. 

400


what is the meaning of this statement? 

She was as musical as a hummingbird.

She is a great musician. 

500

Identify the figurative technique and translate the meaning. It is as hot as the Sahara Desert.

What is a simile?

It is very hot. 

500

I'm so hungry, I could eat a horse right now.

What is hyperbole?

I am really hungry. 

500

He is a giant in his class, towering a foot over his classmates.

What is a metaphor?

This boy is really,really tall. 

500

He is as fast as a cheetah.

What is a simile?

He has incredible speed. 

500

Life is a rollercoaster which every one has to go through.

What is a metaphor?

Everyone has hard times to get through.