Fall '19

Similes and Metaphors

From the Set English Grammar

The key to making literacy more exciting is finding ways to liven up the written word. Students will be amazed to see how certain figures of speech can add creativity to the simplest of sentences. Discover how similes and metaphors can paint vivid pictures that are sure to make both reading and writing more pleasurable. Additional features to aid comprehension include colorful photos, a table of contents, sources for further research including websites, information about the author, activities for further learning, and an index.

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  • What Is a Simile?
  • Similes Using Like
  • Similes Using As
  • Blind as a Bat, Sly as a Fox
  • Really Long Similes
  • Simile Jokes
  • What Is a Metaphor?
  • Chickens, Monkeys, and Hogs
  • Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries
  • The World Is Your Oyster
  • Fun with Similes and Metaphors
  • How to Learn More
  • Index
  • Answers
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 808
Lexile 560
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level T
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503832497, 9781503838871
Copyright 2020, 2020
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 8 x 9.5, 8 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than 200 books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as grammar and natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. Ann has traveled to the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and now lives in Chicago, IL.