Combine writing fun
and vocabulary fun
with this free resource that offers an entertaining and educational way to introduce students to idioms
Included are explanations and examples of idioms
, followed by 20 prompts
that ask students to “translate” nonsensical phrases into commonly used idioms. Also included is ananswer key
This resource is formatted so you can easily print it using both sides of paper.
This classroom-tested resource has been used successfully in middle school, junior high, high school, homeschool, and college classes.
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