Figurative Language #1
Figurative Language #2
Figurative Language #3
Figurative Language #4
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

It might be a great sight tonight.

What is assonance?

300

Her leaving was bitter sweet.

What is oxymoron?

300

He was such a Romeo when he gave you the flowers.

What is a allusion?

300

I am not afraid of the dentist office.  My dentist knows the drill.

What is a pun?

300

He was such a Judas when he betrayed you.

What is an allusion?

400

It was sad when she passed away.

What is a euphemism?

400

It was a time of laughter, a time of tears, it was a time of everything at once.

What is an anaphora?

400

The parking lot had a lot of new and used wheels on it.

What is a synecdoche?

400

The police station was robbed this weekend.

What is irony?

400

He acts like a Scrooge during all holidays.

What is an allusion?

500

a figure of speech that is contradictory terms  appear in conjunction. ( It is normally deliberate to add humor.) 

What is a oxymoron?

500

a figure of speech in which a part is used to represent the whole, or the whole is used to represent a part

What is a synecdoche?

500

a deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses.

What is anaphora?

500

a polite expression used in place of words or phrases that otherwise might be considered harsh or unpleasant to hear

What is a euphemism?

500

a figure of speech that makes brief indirect references to a person, place, thing, or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance

What is an allusion?