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Synonyms, Antonyms and Homonyms!! Oh My!

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To learn about synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms and their many uses in our English language, you will do the following:

Step One: You will work individually.

Step Two: Go to the websites listed for information and research these three key terms.


 

1. http://www.worsleyschool.net/socialarts/synonyms/page.html

 

2.View this link and try a few of these on your own.  http://www.rhlschool.com/eng3n20.htm

 

3. Watch this video on synonyms, antonyms and homonyms. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMMvysf6fug

 

 

Step Three: You will read each question and answer carefully. 

Your goal is to use the websites provided to gather information on synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms, and answer the questions below. Copy and paste these questions to a word file and highlight the correct answers to be submitted.

Write the two synonyms from each below.

1.boat float ship beach

2.big tiny small fast

3.start stop begin rewind

4.smile grin frown clown

5.rope jump leap crawl

6.laugh cry sleep weep

7.talk speak run climb

8.rural town city state

Write the two antonyms from each below

1.hot cold bold mold

2.open box closed gift

3. up  left behind down

4. in on above out

5.short fat tall smart

6. on off south around

7.milk back wet dry

8. home couch day night     

Write the two homonyms from each below

1.see sand sea saw

2.dough deer doe day

3. flower plant flour leaf

4. hair hare comb rabbit

5.blue red wind blew

6. fruit boot pear pair

7.sun son sky fly

8.two shoe one won

 

Step three: You will go to the link below and watch the video to make sure you have done the exercise correctly.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEoF80dUhKI

Step four: Check answers and turn them in to me

 

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