Learn to dramatize accentuate or embellish your thoughts and ideas using exaggeration as a rhetorical device. As with the others on this page this worksheets contains 20 examples of hyperbole and understatement.
Our printable worksheets on hyperbole address the everyday and literary needs of the students of grade 5 through grade 8 by acquainting them with the effective use of overstated and overemphasized hyperbolic expressions using explanatory descriptive and thoughtful chart poem and.
4th grade hyperbole worksheets with answers. Activities include short reading passages fill in the blank rewriting hyperbolic expressions translating ordinary expressions into hyperbole and more. Preview same as download. Answer keys have been provided for instructors for each sheet when necessary some sheets rely entirely on student answers which will obviously vary.
If it does not have one write none in the blank. Hyperbole the rhetorical device that uses exaggeration to produce comic or dramatic effects is covered in this elementary unit. Hyperbole cafe is a fun poem about a restaurant that serves bowls of soup deeper than the sea and bread that s longer than a train.
Help your students appreciate hyperbole while they identify examples and complete sentences with their original ideas. 2 may is the nicest month of the year. Hyperbole and understatement worksheet 4 just in case you need a little bit more practice with hyperbole and understatement i produced this worksheet as well.
7 21 2011 9 56 45 pm. Following the poem are two pages of hyperbole worksheets. Hyperbole worksheet wordiness 2 printable worksheets grades 3 7.
Use these two language worksheets for diagnosis review or lesson foundations. If the sentence contains a hyperbole write hyperbole in the blank. 4 larry was such a big baby that this parents had to use bed.
Ideal for fourth and fifth graders this worksheet includes figurative language examples and definitions on the first page and a second full page of questions and tasks that can be used to check for understanding. 1 i m so hungry i could eat a whole elephant. Hyperbole worksheet wordiness is an excerpt from the larger 91 editing grammar wor.
3 her brightly colored dress hurt his eyes. Hyperbole worksheets for 4th grade 5th grade middle school and high school.