Using A Thesaurus

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Using A Thesaurus

  1. 1. Using a Thesaurus
  2. 2. A thesaurus is a book of words and their synonyms.
  3. 3. You would use a thesaurus when you want to find a new word to replace a word that you already know.
  4. 4. Noun
  5. 5. The happy baby walked eagerly around the room.
  6. 6. baby <ul><li>Infant </li></ul><ul><li>Child </li></ul><ul><li>Toddler </li></ul><ul><li>Kid </li></ul><ul><li>Tot </li></ul><ul><li>Young one </li></ul>
  7. 7. Verb
  8. 8. The happy baby walked eagerly around the room.
  9. 9. walk <ul><li>Stroll </li></ul><ul><li>Amble </li></ul><ul><li>Saunter </li></ul><ul><li>Step </li></ul><ul><li>Toddle </li></ul><ul><li>Meander </li></ul>
  10. 10. Adjective
  11. 11. The happy baby walked eagerly around the room.
  12. 12. happy <ul><li>Merry </li></ul><ul><li>Gleeful </li></ul><ul><li>Delighted </li></ul><ul><li>Cheerful </li></ul><ul><li>Genial </li></ul><ul><li>Jolly </li></ul><ul><li>Jovial </li></ul>
  13. 13. Adverb
  14. 14. The happy baby walked eagerly around the room.
  15. 15. eager <ul><li>Excited </li></ul><ul><li>Avid </li></ul><ul><li>Enthusiastic </li></ul><ul><li>Tireless </li></ul><ul><li>Exuberant </li></ul><ul><li>Impulsive </li></ul>
  16. 16. The cheerful toddler sauntered exuberantly around the room.

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