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Figurative Language

Figurative Language

Author: Sumanpreet Kang

Standard: Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in
word meanings.

Grade Level: 7



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1.  View the link to figurative language.

2. Watch the video on figurative language and take notes.

3. Watch the clip on metaphors vs. similes

4. Answer the question

5. Take the quiz.


Lesson on figurative language

Metaphors and Similes

Big Question

Why is figurative language important when both reading and writing a story?