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Literary Terms: Simile—A Figure of Speech

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SIMILE: a direct comparison of two things using either the word “like” or “as”

This is a complete lesson about simile. The definition of the term is followed by a discussion using excellent examples in poetry. Activity sheets provide questions that promote and ensure understanding, and a writing exercise that provides an opportunity for application.

Includes a teacher guide that discusses literary terms, suggests a lesson cycle, provides NCTE/IRA standards, and includes an answer key.

Simile is excerpted from THE LITERARY TERMS HANDBOOK.

Simile and The Literary Terms Handbook are products of Sunflower Education.

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