Figurative Language - Pun

15,249 views

Published on

0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
15,249
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
29
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
51
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Figurative Language - Pun

  1. 1. PUN<br />FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE <br />
  2. 2. A play on words that have the same sound (homonyms), but have different meanings.<br />Usually witty or humorous<br />What is a Pun?<br />
  3. 3. I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me.<br />He drove his expensive car into a tree and found out how the Mercedes bends<br />Police were called to a daycare where a three-year-old was resisting a rest<br />Pun Example<br />
  4. 4. Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana.<br />Pencils could be made with erasers at both ends, but what would be the point?<br />When a clock is hungry it goes back four seconds<br />Pun Example<br />
  5. 5. Did you hear about the guy whose whole left side was cut off? He&apos;s all right now<br />A hole has been found in the nudist camp wall. The police are looking into it.<br />There was a sign on the lawn at a drug re-hab center that said &apos;Keep off the Grass&apos;<br />Pun Example<br />
  6. 6. http://www.punoftheday.com/<br />More Puns<br />

×