Jack and Jill Five little ducks went out to playWent up the hill Over the hill and far awayTo fetch a pail of water. The mother duck said Quack, Quack, quack, quackJack fell down And four little ducks came waddling backAnd broke his crownAnd Jill came tumbling after. Little Bo peep has lost her sheep And doesnt know where to find them. Rhyme Leave them alone and theyll come home,Jack be nimble Bringing their tails behind them.Jack be quickJack jump overThe candlestick.Old King Cole was a merry old soul, and a merry old soul was he;He called for his pipe in the middle of the nightAnd he called for his fiddlers three. Hickory Dickory Dock The mouse ran up the clock The clock struck one The mouse ran down Hickory Dickory Dock
CalmlyQuickly PainfullyQuietly MysteriouslySlowly WonderfullyPatiently NoisilySilently InconspicuouslyHappily ConspicuouslyNeatly SpitefullyTremendously AdverbsAbruptlyBadlyHurriedlyRapidlyViciouslyUnknowingly The killer dog viciously and badly bit some of the mysterious leg off wish his razor sharp teeth.The well disguised detective, Sherlock Holmes, slowly and mysteriously followed the huge footprints to the end ofthe murky street.
Laughs like a hyena Similes As damp as the sponge As dead as a doornailAs agile as a monkey As deaf as a post As busy as a beaverlike two peas in a pod As delicate as a flower As busy as a beeAs beautiful as nature His skin was as cold as ice. As calm as a millpondAs big as a bus As dense as a brick As clear as a bellAs big as an elephant As dry as a bone As clean as a whistleAs black as coal As dry as dust As clear as crystalAs blind as a bat As dull as dishwater As clear as mudAs blind as a mole As easy as ABC As cold as iceAs bold as brass As easy as pie As cool as a cucumberAs brave as a lion As fast as a race car As crazy as a loonThey fought like cats and dogs. As cunning as a foxAs bright as day To eat like a horse As cute as a babyAs bright as the sun As strong as an ox As cute as a cup cake To drink like a fish To soar like an eagle To work like a dog As wise as an owl
However Therefore So ButConjunctions Because So that Alas and, but, for, or, nor, yet, and so
# His head was spinning with ideas.You are the sunshine of my life # Her home was a prison. # She has a heart of gold. The world is my oyster # It is raining cats and dogs. # You had better pull your socks up. Keep your eyes peeled. # The noise is music to her ears. # You light up my life with your presence. # My memory is a little cloudy about that incident. # Keep your eyes peeled. # Take a moment to digest the info. # A rainbow of flavors. Metaphors
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Mississippi got lost in the misty, mucky, muddy land of mud.Mille’s magic muffins moved magically.Mille made magic marshmallow muffins. Alliteration She sells sea shells on the sea shore.
My brother’s so fat, when he hops on the scales it says “One at a time, please!” Hyperbole My brother’s so short, that half a garden gnome is like a giant to him! I’m so tired, I could sleep for a year! You’re so ugly, every time I look at you, my eyes pop out! Your momma is so old, she farts out dust! My Aunty’s so fat, it takes two trains and a bus to get on her good side. My sister uses so much make-up, she leaves a colour trail when she walks! Your mama is so fat, when she puts on a red dress, everyone thinks the warehouse is moving! Your Mum is so dumb, she got locked in the supermarket and died of starvation! Your Mum is so dumb, she tripped over a cordless phone! My dog is so ugly, we have to pay the fleas to live on him! It’s so cold, chickens are running to KFC to use the deep-fryer! My Aunty’s so fat, when she puts on her yellow dress, everyone yells out “TAXI!” My Aunty is so hairy, it looks she’s got Bob Marley in a headlock! My teacher’s so old, she showed us a year book from 1500BC! My Aunt’s so fat, the elephants throw peanuts at her! The town I live in is so isolated, it makes ghost towns look popular!Your mum must have been a thief because she stole the stars and put them in your eyes! Your mama is so fat, when she jumps in the pacific ocean she says “Look, I’m in the kiddies pool!”
Is it ironic that...... The worlds largest ice cream cone is made by a factory called Tiny Dairies Is it ironic that... ... You move your wedding inside because its going to rain, and a pipe bursts "Gentlemen, you cant fight in here! This is the War Room." It was ironic that the fire station burned down. IronyAn ambulance driver rushes to the scene of an accident, only torun the victim over, because the victim crawled into the middle ofthe street in the darkness of night. Three kinds of irony are commonly recognized:Verbal irony - which the intended meaning of a statement differs from the meaning that the words appear to express. Situational ironyinvolves an incongruity between what is expected or intended and what actually occurs.Dramatic irony is an effect produced by anarrative in which the audience knows more about present or future circumstances than a character in the story.
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