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Figurative Language Printable Worksheets.
Similes and Metaphors
Here is a collection of our printable worksheets for topic Similes and Metaphors of chapter Vocabulary Acquisition and Use in section Grammar. A brief description of the worksheets is on each of the worksheet widgets. Click on the images to view, download, or print them. All worksheets are free for individual and non-commercial use. Please visit Vocabulary Acquisition and Use or Grammar to view our large collection of printable worksheets. View the full list of topics for this grade and subject categorized by common core standards or in a traditional way.
Figurative Language Printable Worksheets. Mixed Practice: Similes and Metaphors 1. Children work with two forms of figurative language in this grammar worksheet. Reading Comprehension: Rikki-tikki-tavi. Meet the curious mongoose Rikki-tikki-tavi in this sixth-grade reading comprehension worksheet adapted from the classic Rudyard Kipling tale. Figurative Language Practice.
simile and metaphor worksheet
Her dancing was a smooth as a flowing river. Fourth Grade Grammar: Similes and Metaphors quantity additional licenses. Teach Similes and Metaphors with Picture Books I teach 4th grade, and picture books are the cornerstone of my curriculum. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing study guide contains a biography of Judy Blume, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. This resource is part of my 4th grade language notebook bundle. The snow is a white blanket, The classroom was a zoo are metaphor examples.
Similes and Metaphors
Similes and metaphors are related figurative language techniques. Both similes and metaphors draw comparisons between two or more things; however, there are some key differences between them. Similes always use the word like or the word as to make the comparison.
Helpful Definitions and Examples
Figurative Language Worksheets Figurative language worksheets: Figurative language refers to words that go beyond the usual meaning of literal words, and exaggerates and alters words to provide extra layers of meaning. In other words, figurative language is a way of writing and speaking that links separate ideas together in an interesting way. I recently heard an excellent example of figurative language, said to me by a friend who after looking up at the sky said, 'the sky is angry. On a literal level the sky is not a living thing, nor does it have emotions, so how could it be angry? Using my background knowledge I can assume my friend was using figurative language. I identified that he linked a literal phrase, 'the sky' with a human emotion, ' anger. Children's authors use figurative language in their stories, so it's important for students above a certain age to understand figurative language and how it is used.
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