Synonyms & Antonyms<br />
What is a Synonym?<br />Words that have or nearly the same meaning<br />		Some Examples<br />Large vs. Big<br />Tiny vs. S...
Why Use Them?<br />Using the same word over and over again is dull<br />These help make the sentence's more interesting <b...
Synonyms in a sentence <br />That pile of snow is BIG.<br />That pile of snow is HUGE.<br />Cristina’s dog is BIGGER then ...
Pop Quiz!<br />Which words are Synonyms for the word Strange<br />Weird<br />Normal<br />Odd<br />Eerie <br />
The Answer <br />If you answered…..<br />Weird<br />Odd<br />Eerie<br />You are CORRECT!!<br />
What is an Antonym?<br />Words that mean the opposite of one another<br />			Example<br />		Scott looked up<br />		vs.<br ...
Why use Antonyms?<br />These help describe objects and subjects in the sentence <br />
Antonym’s in a sentence <br />Which word would you use instead….<br />Her turtle is small.<br />Tony loves to eat cold piz...
Pop Quiz!<br />Which one of these words are Antonyms for the word  UP<br />Down <br />Sideways<br />Ziggzagg<br />Diagonal...
Answer Time<br />IF you answered…..<br />Down <br />You are CORRECT!!!<br />
Using all parts of speech<br />www.lessonsnips.com/docs/pdf/synoymantonym.pdf<br />
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Synonyms and antonyms

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