Practice identifying various figurative language, including simile, metaphor, personification, imagery, hyperbole, onomatopoeia etc in this Smartboard game. Figurative language is a word or phrase that does not have a normal, everyday meaning. It is used for comparison or dramatic effect by writers to make stories or poems more interesting.
Directions: Split up into teams or play as a whole class game using the Smartboard. Your goal is to get the highest grade possible. Answer the questions about figurative language by clicking on the box with the correct answer. If you select the correct answer pick the number envelope you think the A* grade is in by clicking it. After each round you will be given a deal, you can choose to take it or leave it. Play