Sound Devices and Figurative Language


Grade Levels

K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
E1
E2
E3
E4
Onomatapoeia
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes






Alliteration
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes






Simile


yes
yes
yes
yes
yes






Metaphor



yes
yes
yes
yes






Personification



yes
yes
yes
yes






Hyperbole



yes
yes
yes
yes






Extended Metaphor







yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Oxymoron







yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Paradox








yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Pun









yes
yes
yes
yes


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Onomatapoeia
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Alliteration
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Simile
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Metaphor
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Personification
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Hyperbole
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Extended Metaphor
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Oxymoron
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Paradox
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Pun
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