Sunday, July 02, 2017

PISA Unit 6 - Live Well

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Unit 6 - Live Well
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Word study  (Similes)

some examples of similes regularly used in writing:      
  1. You were as brave as a lion.
  2. They fought like cats and dogs.
  3. He is as funny as a barrel of monkeys.
  4. This house is as clean as a whistle.
  5. He is as strong as an ox.
  6. Your explanation is as clear as mud.
  7. Watching the show was like watching grass grow.
  8. That is as easy as shooting fish in a barrel.
  9. This contract is as solid as the ground we stand on.
  10. That guy is as nutty as a fruitcake.
  11. Don’t just sit there like a bump on a log.
  12. Well, that went over like a lead balloon.
  13. They are as different as night and day.
  14. She is as thin as a rake.
  15. Last night, I slept like a log.
  16. This dress is perfect because it fits like a glove.
  17. They wore jeans, which made me stand out like a sore thumb.
  18. My love for you is as deep as the ocean.
  19. I am so thirsty that my throat is as dry as a bone.

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Share some similes that you know with your friends.

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