Types of Figurative Language Notes

Grade Levels
8th - 12th
Formats Included
  • Word Document File
2 pages
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This is THE BEST resource to teach your students figurative language! It includes pictures, examples, and links to song clips to help students understand the types of figurative language in different ways. A must-have!

Types Include:
- alliteration
- allusion
- hyperbole
- simile
- metaphor
- onomatopoeia
- personification
Total Pages
2 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.


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