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Figurative Language
Speed Match Review Game

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'Michael tells stories that are not true
My voice sounds very strange
No
Simile
No
Cindy was stubborn.
Metaphor
Rhyme
Yes
Metaphor
Walk and cat
'Good luck!'
Personification
Chuck and a fish
Tammy ate a large amount.
Alliteration
Hyperbole
No
Alliteration
NONE
Ms. Barber is a very kind person
Brian wouldn't allow the balls passed him; he returned them.
'The problem is unimportant.'
Yes
Idiom
The term that means 'exageration' 'larger than life'
The meaning of this idiom 'Break a leg.'
Is this personifiction: The boy fought like a bear.
The figurative language device used here: I love mashing melting marshmellows.
The term that means 'the repetition of sounds at the beginning of the words'
The figurative language device used here: The sun winked at me through the clouds.
The meaning of this metaphor: Cindy was such a mule. We couldnít get her to change her mind.
The meaning of this metaphor: Brian was a wall, bouncing every tennis ball back over the net.
The term that means ďa comparison between two or more things that doesn't use the words like or as.'
The meaning of this idiom ' I have a frog in my throat'
The items being compared: Chuck was flopping like a fish on a line.
The term that means 'an expression in which the words used do not represent the meaning of the expression.'
The meaning of this metaphor: We would have had more pizza to eat if Tammy hadnít been such a hog.
The figurative language device used here: My sister's room is a pig pen.
The term that meas 'Words that sound alike'
Is this personifiction: The car was working fine.
Is this personifiction: 'Oreo: Milk's favorite cookie.'
The meaning of this idiom ' Michael is full of bologna'
The itmes being compared: She walks as gracefully and elegantly as a cat.
The figurative language device used here: Her feet are as cold as ice!
The meaning of this idiom ' Ms. Barber has a heart of gold'
The meaning of this idiom 'That problem is small potatoes.'
Is this personifiction: The bear walked alone by the river.
The figurative language device used here: My refrigerator is running well since we had it fixed.
Is this personifiction: Time waits for no one.

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DescriptionMatch:
The term that means ďa comparison between two or more things that doesn't use the words like or as.'Metaphor
The term that meas 'Words that sound alike'Rhyme
The term that means 'an expression in which the words used do not represent the meaning of the expression.'Idiom
The term that means 'the repetition of sounds at the beginning of the words'Alliteration
The term that means 'exageration' 'larger than life'Hyperbole
The meaning of this idiom 'Break a leg.''Good luck!'
The meaning of this idiom ' Ms. Barber has a heart of gold'Ms. Barber is a very kind person
The meaning of this idiom ' Michael is full of bologna''Michael tells stories that are not true
The meaning of this idiom 'That problem is small potatoes.' 'The problem is unimportant.'
The meaning of this idiom ' I have a frog in my throat'My voice sounds very strange
The figurative language device used here: Her feet are as cold as ice!Simile
The figurative language device used here: My sister's room is a pig pen.Metaphor
The figurative language device used here: The sun winked at me through the clouds.Personification
The figurative language device used here: I love mashing melting marshmellows.Alliteration
The figurative language device used here: My refrigerator is running well since we had it fixed.NONE
The meaning of this metaphor: Brian was a wall, bouncing every tennis ball back over the net.Brian wouldn't allow the balls passed him; he returned them.
The meaning of this metaphor: We would have had more pizza to eat if Tammy hadnít been such a hog.Tammy ate a large amount.
The meaning of this metaphor: Cindy was such a mule. We couldnít get her to change her mind.Cindy was stubborn.
The items being compared: Chuck was flopping like a fish on a line.Chuck and a fish
The itmes being compared: She walks as gracefully and elegantly as a cat.Walk and cat
Is this personifiction: The boy fought like a bear.No
Is this personifiction: 'Oreo: Milk's favorite cookie.'Yes
Is this personifiction: Time waits for no one.Yes
Is this personifiction: The car was working fine.No
Is this personifiction: The bear walked alone by the river.No