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Match the words in the first column to the best available answer in the second column.

 

_____ simile 1) they plodded along on leaden feet
 
_____ metaphor 2) the low murmuring of doves
 
_____ assonance 3) the wind howled and the heavens wept
 
_____ alliteration 4) the crunch and tinkle of the breaking glass
 
_____ onomatopoeia 5) as happy as a lark
 
_____ personification 6) silly snakes slithered over the grass