Figuring out figurative language!

Metaphors, similes, hyperboles, and more – let’s figure out figurative language!

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Figurative Language

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  1. What figurative language is this?
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Figuring Out Figurative Language!

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  1. Last night, I slept like a log.
  2. Please don’t just sit there like a bump on a log.
  3. My brother is boiling mad.
  4. Life is a roller coaster.
  5. Arg! Watching that movie is like watching paint dry.
  6. Our soldiers are as brave as lions.
  7. They are as funny as a couple of monkeys.
  8. The fire swallowed the entire forest.
  9. Mrs. Arndt is older than dirt!
  10. The flowers danced in the gentle breeze
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Figurative Language Formative Assessment

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  1. My dog is as smelly as dirty socks.
  2. This pizza is as cold as ice!
  3. I'm so hungry I could eat a horse!
  4. The flame of the candle danced in the dark.
  5. I caught the biggest fish in the world!
  6. The sun played peek-a-boo with the clouds
  7. Life is like riding a bicycle.
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Idioms? Idioms!

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  1. That's the best thing since sliced bread!
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Idioms

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  1. What does it mean to be as sick as a dog?
  2. If you are a couch potato, then you are very....
  3. If it happens once in a blue moon, then it happens....