Learn about ‘Similes’ As easy as pie! PowerPoint 11.10.

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  • Learn about SimilesAs easy as pie!PowerPoint 11.10

  • A simile compares two things that are not the same. It is usually introduced by like or as as.

  • Some examples:The water was as cold as ice.The diamond shone like a bright star in the sky.

  • - as slow as a tortoise

    - as slow as a snail

  • - as quiet as a mouse

  • - as brave as a lion

  • - as proud as a peacock

  • - as busy as a bee

  • - as blind as a bat

  • as greedy as a pig

  • - as strong as a horse

  • as wise as an owl

  • - as fierce as a lion

  • - as hairy as a monkey

  • - as fast as a hare

  • - as sweet as honey

  • - as white as snow

  • - as green as grass

  • - as cold as ice

  • - like stars in the sky

  • - face like a mask

  • Can you make some sentences using similes?I am as busy as a bee.Can you think of any more?

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    Unit 8 Learning sheet 8.7