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Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
Synonyms and antonyms
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  • 1. Synonyms & Antonyms
  • 2. What is a Synonym?
    Words that have or nearly the same meaning
    Some Examples
    Large vs. Big
    Tiny vs. Small
  • 3. 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
  • 4. 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.
  • 5. Pop Quiz!
    Which words are Synonyms for the word Strange
    Weird
    Normal
    Odd
    Eerie
  • 6. The Answer
    If you answered…..
    Weird
    Odd
    Eerie
    You are CORRECT!!
  • 7. What is an Antonym?
    Words that mean the opposite of one another
    Example
    Scott looked up
    vs.
    Scott looked down
  • 8. Why use Antonyms?
    These help describe objects and subjects in the sentence
  • 9. Antonym’s in a sentence
    Which word would you use instead….
    Her turtle is small.
    Tony loves to eat cold pizza.
  • 10. Pop Quiz!
    Which one of these words are Antonyms for the word UP
    Down
    Sideways
    Ziggzagg
    Diagonal
  • 11. Answer Time
    IF you answered…..
    Down
    You are CORRECT!!!
  • 12. Using all parts of speech
    www.lessonsnips.com/docs/pdf/synoymantonym.pdf

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