Figures of speechGrade 6
(one word answers)
Identify the figure of speech used in the sentences below. Writeonly the answer in the space provided.
1I’m so tired because I’ve been working like a dog. _____________________ 2The bright stars danced in the cloudless night sky. _____________________ 3She wacked the mosquito on the wall, splat! _________________________ 4We all the hissing of the fireworks. ______________________ 5He is a bolt of lightning! ____________________
(fill in the missing words)
Fill in the missing words in the following sentences, to make itsimiles.
1My dad is as
as a _______________.2My mum, on the other hand is as
as a __________________.3My sister was so
of her achievement, just like a _________________.4My grandpa gives the best advice; he is as
as an _________________.