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Figures of Speech Quiz

Quiz by Jasmine Sherman

Grade 3
ELA (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Grade 3
ELA (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

110.5.b.10.d
110.5.b.10.g

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  • Q1

    match the definitions

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    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q2

    an extreme exaggeration

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    110.5.b.10.g
  • Q3

    A word that represents a sound.

    personification

    hyperbole

    alliteration

    onomatopoeia

    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q4

    Imagery is very descriptive language using the five senses.

    true
    false
    True or False
    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q5

    Alliteration

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q6

    Giving human characteristics to non-human objects.

    personification

    imagery

    alliteration

    onomatopoeia

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q7

    An expression where the words used, mean something different than you would find in the dictionary.

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q8

    What type of figurative language is used in the sentence below?

    Jonathon was so exhausted he could have slept for a year.

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q9

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence?

    The girl was as bright as the sun.

    idiom

    hyperbole

    metaphor

    simile

    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q10

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence?

    The moon smiled at the sun and went home.

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q11

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence?

    You are an angel.

    metaphor

    simile

    personification

    idiom

    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q12

    The following sentence is a metaphor.

    She runs like the wind.

    false
    true
    True or False
    60s
    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q13

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence?

    The boy is so tall he is a giant.

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    Jumble
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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q14

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence?

    Can you give me a hand with this mess?

    alliteration

    idiom

    hyperbole

    imagery

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    110.5.b.10.d
  • Q15

    Which kind of figurative language is used in the following sentence? Billy Bob likes to eat bananas for breakfast.

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    110.5.b.10.d

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