Figurative Language 1
Figurative Language 2
Figurative Language 3
Figurative Language 4
Figurative Language 5
Argumentative Writing
100

"Sally sells seashells by the seashore"

Alliteration

100

You are the sun, moon, and stars to me.

Make the above verse literal. 

You are everything to me.

You mean a lot to me. 

100

The curtains in the window are waving hello to us.

What is personification?

100

The comparison of two things using the words "like" or "as"

simile

100
How is figurative language different form literal language? 

Figurative language is creative. 

100

What does AT&T stand for? 

Attention, Tell Background, Thesis

200

The tree branches danced in the wind.

What is personification?

200

Daily Double

Daily Double

200

The car was as fast as a jet soaring through the sky.

What is a simile?

200

My hair would not cooperate this morning.

What is personification?

200

The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words

Alliteration

200

What are the 5 w's

Who, What, Where, When, and Why

300

He is a library of information about athletes.

What is a metaphor?

300

Daily Double

300

She walked in the room like a supermodel on a catwalk.

What is a simile?

300

A comparison without the use of "like" or "as"

metaphor

300

What is the thesis of an essay? 

Essay plan or prove statement 

400

There were a million people in line in front of me to see the new Avengers movie

What is hyperbole?

400

Her hair was a flowing golden river streaming down her shoulders.


What is a Metaphor?

400

The insects buzzed around the flowers.

What is an onomatopoeia?

400

My parents are too strict; my house is a prison.

What is a metaphor?

400

Her hair is silk. This is an example of:

metaphor

400

What does RACE stand for? 

Restate, Answer, Cite, and Explain 

500

The computer stared at me while a put off doing my homework.

What is personification?

500

Her heart is as pure as gold

What is a simile?

500

My sore feet were begging me to take a break.

What is personification?

500

Their friendship is a rollercoaster ride.

What is a metaphor?

500

Giving human characteristics to non-human things

personification

500

Logical means...

Illogical means...

Logical: Makes sense 

Illogical: Does not make sense 

600

Her laughter was like a warm blanket or a familiar song.

What is a Simile?

600

"BOOM" , the book dropped to the floor.

What is onomatopoeia?

600
Sally's seashells sold out in the shop. 

Alliteration

600


What is alliteration?

600

Words that imitate sounds

Onomatopoeia

600

Relevant means...

Irrelevant means...

Relevant means related or connected

Irrelevant means unrelated or disconnected 

700

She splashed into the pool.

What is onomatopoeia?

700

I was so hungry, I even ate the plate.

What is a hyperbole?

700

I'd rather take baths with a man-eating shark than do my homework.

What is a hyperbole?

700

An exaggerated statement for emphasis or comical expression

hyperbole

700

The shoes tap-danced in the evening sun

Personification 

700

What does credible mean?

Use it in a sentence 

Def: Believable 

Example: The evidence is not credible. 

800

Metaphors use what type of verbs? 

What is a linking verb? The verb "to be"
800

That football player is really putting the team on his back this evening!

What is a metaphor?

800

The fireworks boomed in the distance.

What is onomatopoeia?

800

Daily Double

800

She is as cool as a cucumber.  This is an example of:

simile

800

What does FEASTEXO (types of evidence)? 

Feast, Examples, Anecdotes, Stats, Truths, Expert Opinion

900

What does SHAMPOO Stand for? 

What is Simile, Hyperbole, Alliteration, Metaphor, Personification, Oxymoron, Onomatopoeia
900

What is an oxymoron and given an example of 1? 

Oxymoron are two words in a phrase that contradict each other. Two words with opposite meaning

Ex: Jumbo Shrimp, Act naturally, Bitter sweet, Virtual Reality, Pretty ugly

900

Cool cucumber clubbed a cute cub!

What is alliteration?

900

God is a DJ, life is a dance floor, love is a rhythm. 

What is a metaphor?

900

I am so hungry that I could eat a horse! This is an example of:

hyperbole

900

What does counterclaim mean?

What does contradiction mean?

Counterclaims means challenging an opponent's claim. 

Contradiction means to say one thing but then write or say the opposite of what you said earlier. 

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