Choose 5 of the following scenarios and rewrite them so that they are ironic. Label whether they are verbal, dramatic, or situational irony.
A man gets struck by lightning.
Ex: As Joe, the local weather forecaster, does his 6:00 weather report stating how the storm that has just moved through town has passed, he gets struck by lightening. (situational—contrast between what is expected and what happens)
Ex: Right after a man has been struck by lightening he exclaims, “Well, that felt good.” (verbal—contrast between what is said and what is meant).