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  • 1. “ NYM s” of English An Interactive, Introductory Lesson on Homonyms, Synonyms, and Antonyms by Lindsey Wells
  • 2. Types of “NYMs”
    • Homonym
      • Synonym
      • Antonym
      • Concept Map
      • References
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  • 3. Homonyms
    • Definition of Homonym
    • Different types of Homonyms
    • Examples of Homophones and Homographs
    • Games
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  • 4. Types of Homonyms
    • Homophone
    Homograph Quit
  • 5.
    • A word that has the same spelling as another word, differs in meaning.
    A Homograph is… Quit
  • 6. Examples of Homophones:
    • Pair Pear
    • Ant Aunt
    • Ball Bawl
    • Flour Flower
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  • 7. Examples of Homographs:
    • Mouse Mouse
    • Bat Bat
    • Pit Pit
    • Scale Scale
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  • 8. Synonyms are…
    • Two different words that mean the same thing.
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  • 9. Synonyms
    • Definition of Synonym
    • Examples of Synonyms
    • Games
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  • 10. Examples of Synonyms:
    • Dog Canine
    • Walk Stroll
    • Hat Cap
    • House Home
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  • 11. Antonym
    • Definition of Antonym
    • Examples of Antonyms
    • Games
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  • 12. Antonyms are…
    • pairs of words that have opposite meanings
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  • 13. Examples of Antonyms:
    • Cold
    • Dry
    • Wet
    • Black
    • White
    • On
    • Off
    • Hot
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  • 14. A Homonym is….
    • One word that has two or more independent meanings
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  • 15. A Homophone is…
    • a word that sounds the same as another word but differs in meaning AND spelling .
    * Click here to view a video on Homophones! Quit
  • 16. Games
    • Homophone Games
      • “Word Confusion”
      • Memory Matching
      • Word Pop-up
    • Homograph Game
    • “Jeopardy” style
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  • 17. Games
    • Concentration
    • Word Match-Up
    • Choose from lots of other games and activities here!
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  • 18.
    • Matching
    • Choose from lots of different games and activities here!
    Games Quit
  • 19. References
    • Readquarium.com
    • Quia.com
    • Teachertube.com
    • How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction –Anne Curzan
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  • 20. Main Homophones Homonyms Synonyms “ NYMs” Antonyms Definition Definition Definition Types Homographs Games Games Games Different Games Different Games Different Games Examples Examples Examples Homophones Homographs Concept Map *Note: All slides under “Main” have the option to go back to “Main” or “Quit.” Quit