Figurative Language Printable Worksheets

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Animal Sounds Around the World
Animal Sounds Around the World
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Animal Sounds Around the World
Students will learn common animal sound words in different languages!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Puzzling Puns
Puzzling Puns
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Puzzling Puns
In this fun worksheet, students will get to practice using both homophones and homonyms as they identify and write puns!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hip-Hop Hyperboles
Hip-Hop Hyperboles
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Hip-Hop Hyperboles
Teach your students about hyperbole using music! First, let them practice interpreting hyperboles. Then, play a song (or provide lyrics) and invite them to listen for an example of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperbole
Hyperbole
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Hyperbole
Your mind will burst with knowledge after completing this hyperbole activity! Turn normal skills and traits into lager-than-life abilities using exaggeration.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperboles in History
Hyperboles in History
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Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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More Wacky Alliteration
More Wacky Alliteration
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More Wacky Alliteration
Students will love reading these wacky sentences to practice recognizing alliteration as they read.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing Metaphors with Linking Verbs
Writing Metaphors with Linking Verbs
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Writing Metaphors with Linking Verbs
In this exercise, students will use linking verbs to write metaphors with support.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Is It Alliteration?
Is It Alliteration?
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Is It Alliteration?
Help your students identify if alliteration is used in these funny sentences!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Let's Play with Alliteration
Let's Play with Alliteration
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Let's Play with Alliteration
Students will laugh as they practice using alliteration in this fun writing worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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More Fun with Puns
More Fun with Puns
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More Fun with Puns
Students will get even better at creating punny sentences as they use homonyms!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Puns with Idioms
Puns with Idioms
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Puns with Idioms
Challenge your students to use what they know about idioms to find the double meaning in these silly puns. They will ‘get a kick’ out of it!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Sense of Figurative Language 1
Making Sense of Figurative Language 1
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Making Sense of Figurative Language 1
Your students will infer the meaning of unknown figurative language examples by using context clues.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Idioms in Context
Idioms in Context
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Idioms in Context
Introduce your students to these common English idioms, used in the context of a sentence.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Making Metaphors
Making Metaphors
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Making Metaphors
Metaphors are imaginative ways to describe something by comparing that thing to something else. With this worksheet, students will write a metaphor for each pair of given words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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The Day I Saved the World!
The Day I Saved the World!
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The Day I Saved the World!
When your students read this exaggerated tale, they will find a ton of hyperboles!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Wacky Limericks
Wacky Limericks
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Wacky Limericks
As your students read these silly limericks, they’ll identify examples of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Identical Idioms
Identical Idioms
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Identical Idioms
This resource makes matching idioms as easy as pie! ​Students will pair idioms based on their identical meaning.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All Kinds of Sounds
All Kinds of Sounds
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All Kinds of Sounds
Having fun with words and sounds! Extend your students’ experience with onomatopoeia by giving them words to sort and asking them to identify how an author could use specific words in their writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Identifying Personification with Nouns and Verbs
Identifying Personification with Nouns and Verbs
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Identifying Personification with Nouns and Verbs
Students will learn to identify personification using nouns and verbs as signal words!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sounds Like an Animal!
Sounds Like an Animal!
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Sounds Like an Animal!
If your students need more practice with onomatopoeia, this worksheet will provide them with examples of common animal sounds and related contexts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is Hyperbole?
What is Hyperbole?
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What is Hyperbole?
Take things to the extreme with this hyperbole practice sheet! Learn to use exaggeration to make your writing more descriptive.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Mixed Up Idioms
Mixed Up Idioms
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Mixed Up Idioms
What in the world? Your students will have a blast unpacking the meaning of common idioms and creating original art as they learn the difference between literal and figurative interpretations of sayings.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
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Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
Silly sentences will have your students smiling! Use this resource with your students to practice writing silly sentences with alliteration.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Figurative Language
Glossary: Figurative Language
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Glossary: Figurative Language
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Figurative Language.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
More Hyperbole in Poetry
More Hyperbole in Poetry
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More Hyperbole in Poetry
When your students read this silly poem, they will find examples of hyperbole. Then, they will make a connection to another language concept: superlatives!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Figurative Language Printable Worksheets

Figurative language is an essential part of English fluency, and these figurative language worksheets make it easy for students to learn all the basic building blocks. Teacher-created for students from first to fifth grade, our figurative language worksheets help to strengthen your students' descriptive vocabulary and introduce concepts like similes and metaphors, hyperbole, idioms, and much more!