Printables for This Topic:
Oxymorons – You
got to remember "Jumbo Shrimp"! That is one of my favorites.
– We work to identify hyperboles and metaphors in the story about
– Personification means to give human qualities to an object or
or Figurative? – Write an L for literal or an F for figurative
beside each sentence. If the sentence contains figurative language,
then write the meaning on the line below it.
Idioms – Fill in the blank for each idiom, choosing from the
words provided. Then match each idiom to its meaning.
Luck – It was Chuck's first day at a new school and he was as
excited as a kid at Christmas.
World's an Ocean – There are five incidences of figurative language
in this article. Identify each, what kind of figurative language it
is, and what it means.
Are We Really Saying?– There are many examples of the way we
use everyday language that reveal that there are certain metaphors
underlying how we look at life.