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Figurative Language

Poetry can be a window to another realm. But there are some language techniques used in poetry to help open that "window" to other places. I will show you a sentence; you tell me the language technique used.


 

Quiz ID:#3137
Fun:*** (2.62)
Difficulty:* (1.01)
Category:Humanities > Linguistics
Created By:Shawnheyhey123Aus******

 

 

 



#1   "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."






#2   "I'm so hungry, I could eat a horse!"






#3   "The light bulb was as bright as the sun."






#4   "Buzz. Buzz. Buzz."






#5   "The leaves danced in the breeze."






#6   "The dog's fur is silk."






#7   "Granny Smith is so old, she could be 278 years old!"






#8   "The trees smiled as they got water after a long drought."






#9   "The sumo wrestler is like a whale," is a simile.




#10   "The paper airplane flew as majestically as a hawk," is a metaphor.




 

 


   



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