This 2 page worksheet on the examples of Figurative Language in Pearl S. Buck's short story, "Christmas Day in the Morning" has 3 parts. In Part 1 the students will match the 10 examples found in the story to their corresponding definitions: Biblical allusion, personification, flashback, metaphor, contrast, parallel structure, alliteration, hyperbole, repetition, and simile. In Part 2 the students match the same terms to easy examples. In Part 3 students will identify the types of figurative language the author uses from 16 direct quotations from the text. A word bank is provided with each part. A detailed, 2 page answer KEY is included, making this 4 pages total.