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ENGLISH QUIZ: Can YOU complete these sentences?

Last updated on: May 23, 2012 20:36 IST

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Complete the similes in the following pages and test your English simile strength! Illustration: Uttam Ghosh

'Dead as a doorknob' or 'dead as a doornail'?

'High as a kite' or 'high as a plane'?

In the following pages, we bring you some common English similes you've probably heard often. Complete the sentences and see how many you manage to get right.

Answers are provided upon submission of results on each page and you can draw your own conclusions about your performance!

Complete the simile: As easy as...
1) Apple pie
2) The blink of an eye
3) Walking by




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Complete the simile: As fresh as...
1) A fish
2) A deodorant
3) A daisy



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Complete the simile: As bold as...
1) Grass
2) Brass
3) A lion



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Complete the simile: As black as...
1) Coal
2) Tonight
3) Outer space



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Complete the simile: As cool as...
1) Air conditioning
2) A cucumber
3) A banana



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Complete the simile: As bald as...
1) A boot.
2) A coot.
3) My foot.



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Complete the simile: As deaf as...
1) A doorknob
2) A ghost
3) A snake



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Complete the simile: As clean as...
1) A gristle
2) A thistle
3) A whistle



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Complete the simile: As mad as...
1) A maniac
2) A hatter
3) The moon



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Complete the simile: As quick as...
1) Thunder
2) Lightning
3) Rain



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Complete the simile: As pale as...
1) Death
2) A peony
3) A pear



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Complete the simile: As busy as...
1) A bee
2) A bird
3) A bull



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Complete the simile: As clear as...
1) A field
2) A temple
3) A bell



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Complete the simile: As dull as...
1) A dunce
2) Dishwater
3) Dukes



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Complete the simile: As wise as...
1) An old man
2) An owl
3) A fox



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Complete the simile: As poor as...
1) A church mouse
2) A beggar
3) A blind bat



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Complete the simile: As happy as...
1) A smile
2) A dog
3) A lark



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Complete the simile: As old as...
1) The world
2) The hills
3) The trees



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Complete the simile: As timid as...
1) A rabbit
2) A toddler
3) A tack



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Complete the simile: As sober as...
1) A grandmother
2) A judge
3) The sun



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