Figures of Speech This is a figures of speech quiz for a Grade 6 level. Here you will be tested on all the figures of speech. Sabysoso2237 published on June 063 responses 1 Questions in vertical order Which of the following is an IDIOM? A) Over the moonB) You took forever!C) He passed away B A C What is a definition of a HYPERBOLE? An over-exaggeration. A statement that contradicts itself. A subtle way of saying something considered too harsh. Which of the following is FALSE? An example of an oxymoron is: The Jumbo Shrimp. An example of onomatopoeia is: Flutter Pop! An example of a pun is: The old man ate olives for lunch! What Figure of speech is: He bites the dust. Type answer (9 letters) What figure of speech is: The sun smiled down on us on this sunny day. Type answer (15 letters) What figure of speech is: Pinocchio said: My nose WILL grow! Type answer (7 letters) What figure of speech is: The deafening silence. Type answer (8 letters) What figure of speech is: She is as smart as a dolphin! Type answer (6 letters) Select 3 examples of irony. Select the three correct answers The fire station burned down The police station was robbed I *can't wait* for the exams. The marriage councillor files for divorce. Oh, yes, I did *so well* in my test. Detention was *Great*. What figure of speech is: Detention was *Great*. Type answer (7 letters) What figure of speech is: Clap your hands and stamp your feet! Alliteration Personification Metaphor Assonance Hyperbole Select two examples of a Hyperbole Select the two correct answers You are taking ages! My mom is literally 10 mins late! Oh My Gosh! My dad was suppose to fetch me like, 10 hours ago!