Figurative Language Scavenger Hunt

Coach Yeager English 1

Step 1: Get out a sheet of paper

Remember your title and heading! :)


Write the following on your paper:


Assonance:


Example 1:


Example 2:


(do this for the all the terms you will be hunting for today!) Skip lines & be neat.

As we learn about figurative language you are going to hunt for examples using the following resources!

Write each term down, with the definition, and 2 examples!


Assonance, Consonance, and Alliteration can be found on page 608 of your literature book!



Similes, metaphors, and repetition can be found around our classroom in the song lyrics!


Now use the following websites to find these elements of figurative language:


Onomatopoeia - http://goo.gl/5GN5rX


Hyperbole- http://goo.gl/Yj0zcU


Personification: http://goo.gl/WRdxk


Oxymoron: Watch the video at the bottom of the page.


Idioms: http://idiomsite.com


Look for imagery on the sign hanging up by the window :)

Oxymorons