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Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.

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Idioms Illustrated
From vimeo.com, produced by Tricia Fuglestad
This animated video contains colorful illustrations of the literal meanings of idioms.  After the illustrations are shown and the idioms are stated, the narrator explains the meaning of each idiom.  Examples of idioms included- It's raining cats and ... [more]
January 25, 2011 at 06:57 PM
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What is an Idiom?
From YouTube, produced by Figurative-Language
This video explains what idioms are and offers examples to help the viewer understand. (01:23)
Found by teresahopson in L.5.5b
July 30, 2011 at 09:23 PM
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Analogies and Idioms
From YouTube, produced by Marisaboutique
Analogies; compare two things to show how they relate. The video gives examples and there is also an analogy given as a quiz.  This would be helpful for parents to interact with kids or have kids do on their own to see if they understand the concept.... [more]
Found by Barb in L.5.5b
July 26, 2009 at 08:33 AM
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How Writers Use Synonyms for Tone and Mood
From YouTube
Recognizing TONE and MOOD when reading is an essential skill needed to fully understand any narrative. You should always try to picture the meaning of the words. This video uses synonyms, idioms and expressions to show HAPPY, SAD and ANGRY. Suitable ... [more]
Found by teresahopson in L.5.5b
December 26, 2009 at 11:13 PM
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