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SimiLes, use Like or aS, only way I ever remember... Does it have an L or S? than no it is not a simile, check metaphor. Indirect vs. direct comparison contests ensue.

Examples of Simile is a fun, interesting way to describe things, feelings, actions, etc. Simile uses the word "like" or "as. Take a look at some similes in this pin.

Working 4 the Classroom: Classroom Anchor Charts and Posters

Working 4 the Classroom: simile, metaphor, personification, onomatopoeia, hyperbole

idioms

Idioms: 5 Common and Simple English Idioms Poster. It think this would be a great poster to have displayed in the classroom while working with idioms. The students could even make their own version of this poster to display at the end of our unit.

A great little video explaining (via super hero animation and a very catchy tune) the differences between similes and metaphors. - The Bazillions

Metaphor Man and Simile Girl are a great way to introduce similes and metaphors because it has a catchy tune. The song will teach them how to identify similes and metaphors and video will show different examples of similes and metaphors.

punctuation saves lives

The Best Funny Pictures GIF and MEMES about Punctuation saves lives. Best MEME and GIFS about Punctuation saves lives and Funny Pictures

Basic English skills

An English Skills poster which demonstrates figures of speech on one side and common grammar mistakes on the other side. Would be useful displayed in a classroom for students to refer to during writing activities.

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