Grammardog Teacher's Guide contains 16 quizzes for this novel. All sentences are from the novel. Figurative language includes: Hunger stared down from the smokeless chimneys, They kept him in a dark place like a cheese until he had the full Tellson flavor and blue mould upon him, What the two drank together . . . might have floated a king's ship, The leprosy of unreality disfigured every human creature . . ., . . . and heard the night break its silence with a long sigh . . .