Double Negative Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: L.4.1-L.5.1

Core Standard

Double negatives are formed when two negative words are found in the same sentences. Double negatives can also be formed within the construction of a single clause. Using a double negative will often end up turning two negative thoughts into a positive thought. When words are used in this manner it can often leave the reader confused. You will find this form language used more often in slang and art forms such as lyrics to songs. The worksheets in this section will help students spot the use of double negatives and provide them with a path towards rewriting their sentences.









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