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Similes & Metaphors

Quiz by Suzanne

Grade 4
English Language Arts
Common Core

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Grade 4
English Language Arts
Common Core

L.4.5.A

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5 questions
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  • Q1
    The phrase "as fast as lightning" is an example of
    simile
    metaphor
    repetition
    onomatopoeia
    60s
    L.4.5.A
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  • Q2
    "She has a green thumb" is an example of
    repetition
    simile
    rhyme
    metaphor
    60s
    L.4.5.A
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  • Q3
    What does the phrase " He was shaking like a leaf" mean?
    He was scared
    He had a lot of energy.
    He was falling down.
    60s
    L.4.5.A
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  • Q4
    Which of the following is a metaphor?
    I came in like a wrecking ball
    Little gourds drying on the vine shaking like maracas
    Whose woods these are I think I know
    Mama calls me her little piece of prickly pear when I am sour, when I stamp my feet.
    60s
    L.4.5.A
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  • Q5
    Which of the following is a simile?
    As planes overhead roar an orchestra of rolling drums . . .
    Mama calls me her little piece of prickly pear when I am sour, when I stamp my feet
    And miles to go before I sleep, and miles to go before I sleep
    Little gourds drying on the vine shaking like maracas
    60s
    L.4.5.A
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