Here's a fun, one-page compendium of tasty word treats cooked up by quite possibly the greatest American author of the English language. This handout demonstrates that if he were alive today-Mark Twain would be a mighty tweeter.
Have your students read one quote aloud and then discuss them in context to Twain's work & time--and--how they apply to our own time, as well. Twenty Quotes In All. A good complement to any Twain or 19th Century studies. -It's worth as many minutes of classroom discussion as you like.