• Like
  • Save
Synonyms & antonyms
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Synonyms & antonyms

on

  • 2,570 views

This is a slideshow targeted to the younger elementry student learning about synonyms and antonyms.

This is a slideshow targeted to the younger elementry student learning about synonyms and antonyms.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
2,570
Views on SlideShare
2,570
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
2
Downloads
88
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Synonyms & antonyms Synonyms & antonyms Presentation Transcript

    • Synonyms & Antonyms
      Anne Russ
      EDU 290
    • What is a Synonym?
      Words that have or nearly the same meaning
      Some Examples
      Large vs. Big
      Tiny vs. Small
    • Why Use Them?
      Using the same word over and over again is dull
      These help make the sentence's more interesting
      They can create moods
      Create pictures out of words
    • Synonyms in a sentence
      That pile of snow is BIG.
      That pile of snow is HUGE.
      Cristina’s dog is BIGGER then Sam’s.
      Cristina’s dog is LARGER then Sam’s.
    • Pop Quiz!
      Which words are Synonyms for the word Strange
      Weird
      Normal
      Odd
      Eerie
    • The Answer
      If you answered…..
      Weird
      Odd
      Eerie
      You are CORRECT!!
    • What is an Antonym?
      Words that mean the opposite of one another
      Example
      Scott looked up
      vs.
      Scott looked down
    • Why use Antonyms?
      These help describe objects and subjects in the sentence
    • Antonym’s in a sentence
      Which word would you use instead….
      Her turtle is small.
      Tony loves to eat cold pizza.
    • Pop Quiz!
      Which one of these words are Antonyms for the word UP
      Down
      Sideways
      Ziggzagg
      Diagonal
    • Answer Time
      IF you answered…..
      Down
      You are CORRECT!!!
    • Using all parts of speech
      www.lessonsnips.com/docs/pdf/synoymantonym.pdf
    • Work cited
      www.instructorweb.com
      www.lessonsnips.com/docs/pdf/synonmantonym.pdf
      www.synonym.com
      www.yourdictionary.com
      www.tlsbooks.com