Figurative Language 2
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200

You are the sun, moon, and stars to me.

What is a metaphor?

200

What is personification?

Giving human qualities/ behaviors to nonhuman objects.

200

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

What is a metaphor?

200

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

What is a metaphor? (hyperbole is also acceptable)

200

What is an hyperbole? 

Extreme exaggeration. 

200

He clattered and clanged as he washed the dishes

onomatopoeia

200

The leaves were like a box of crayons. 

simile

200

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


What is a Metaphor?

400

I was starving before we finally ate.

What is a hyperbole?

400

What is a simile?

Comparison of two things using 'as' or 'like'.

400

My hair would not cooperate this morning.

What is personification?

400


What is alliteration?

400

The fly buzzed past.

onomatopoeia

400

What is alliteration? 

Repetition of sounds. 

400

Her tears ran down her face. 

personification 

400

Give an example of personification. 

500

The sunflowers nodded their yellow heads

personification

500

We had to wait for forever!

hyperbole

500

He was a Scrooge

metaphor 

500

Give an example of alliteration. 

600

Charming children chatted in the corner

alliteration

600

My life is a dream of wonders

metaphor

600

What is a simile? 

comparing two things using like or as
600

She is a ray of sunshine. 

metaphor 

600

He is a library of information.

What is a metaphor?

600

What is this?

Words that sound the same as their names

Onomatopoeia?

600

You are my sunshine.

What is metaphor?

600

Give an example of a hyperbole. 

800

She sells seashells by the seashore.

What is alliteration?
800

The insects buzzed around the flowers.

What is an onomatopoeia?

800

Donald dove after the ducks, daring the dark depths.

Alliteration.

800

The fireworks boomed in the distance.

What is onomatopoeia?

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