Figurative Language Printable Worksheets

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Homophonic Puns
Homophonic Puns
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Homophonic Puns
Use this worksheet to help students practice understanding homophonic puns.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: An Introduction to Onomatopoeia
Glossary: An Introduction to Onomatopoeia
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Glossary: An Introduction to Onomatopoeia
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: An Introduction to Onomatopoeia.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Similes with Linking Words
Writing Similes with Linking Words
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Writing Similes with Linking Words
Help your EL students use linking words to write similes!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Idioms
Vocabulary Cards: Idioms
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Vocabulary Cards: Idioms
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Idioms.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading & Understanding Similes
Reading & Understanding Similes
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Reading & Understanding Similes
EL students will read similes and identify how the two things being compared are alike.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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More Puzzling Puns
More Puzzling Puns
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More Puzzling Puns
Use this worksheet to provide students with even more practice using both homophones and homonyms as they identify and write their own puns!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Personification Practice
Glossary: Personification Practice
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Glossary: Personification Practice
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Personification Practice.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Oxymoron Creations
Oxymoron Creations
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Oxymoron Creations
Help your students practice using two antonyms to create an oxymoron.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Let's Have Even More Pun!
Let's Have Even More Pun!
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Let's Have Even More Pun!
Students will be rolling with laughter as they read and write their own puns!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Let's Have Pun!
Let's Have Pun!
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Let's Have Pun!
Students will look at hilarious puns and how they use homonyms and homophones.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Obvious Oxymoron
Obvious Oxymoron
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Obvious Oxymoron
Use this awfully good worksheet about using an oxymoron to inspire creative writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
T-Chart: Descriptive Adjectives and Nouns
T-Chart: Descriptive Adjectives and Nouns
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T-Chart: Descriptive Adjectives and Nouns
This graphic organizer helps your students examine descriptive adjectives and nouns.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Create a Pun 2
Create a Pun 2
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Create a Pun 2
It's time to let loose and get silly with this fun figurative language exercise! This worksheet will let your students stretch their creativity as they practice using homonyms to write their own puns.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make It Alliterate
Make It Alliterate
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Make It Alliterate
This fantastically fun worksheet is a great way for students to practice using alliteration.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fun with Hyperboles
Fun with Hyperboles
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Fun with Hyperboles
Students will become familiar with how to write a hyperbole by completing a variety of activities!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Pun Art #2
Pun Art #2
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Pun Art #2
Why is the math book so sad? It has too many problems! Help your students bring puns to life by having them create visuals to represent the play on words. Kids will have a blast reading the puns and making their own illustrations to accompany them.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Bad Hare Day Easter Puns
Bad Hare Day Easter Puns
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Bad Hare Day Easter Puns
This Easter worksheet will help students practice understanding the meaning of puns.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Match with Oxymorons
Make a Match with Oxymorons
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Make a Match with Oxymorons
Teach your students about contradictory phrases that go by the funny sounding name of "oxymoron." After your students match two words together to make oxymorons, they’ll write their own creative sentences using this fun figurative language tool.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Idioms
Glossary: Idioms
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Glossary: Idioms
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Idioms.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Visual Puns
Visual Puns
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Visual Puns
Introduce your students to visual puns with these fun images! Then, challenge them to come up with their own visual puns.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Is It Alliteration? #2
Is It Alliteration? #2
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Is It Alliteration? #2
Use this worksheet for more practice identifying alliteration.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Halloween Hyperboles
Halloween Hyperboles
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Halloween Hyperboles
Have fun with figurative language with these Halloween exaggerations that are sure to spook your students! They will enjoy the chance to write their own hyperboles with these over-the-top sentences.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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What's so Punny?
What's so Punny?
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What's so Punny?
This is a hilarious worksheet for students to dive into as they hone their figurative language skills! Young wordsmiths will practice identifying the differences between homonyms and homophones as they analyze puns.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
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A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
In this worksheet, children read Danish storyteller Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale The Snowdrop, reimagined here as a drama.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Puns with Homophones #2
Puns with Homophones #2
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Puns with Homophones #2
Puns offer kids the chance to have fun with figurative language! Your students will giggle as they find homophones in each of these silly puns.
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!