A poster providing a definition and examples of onomatopoeia.
Print this poster out in tabloid size or larger. Display it in your classroom as a visual reminder of onomatopoeia and its uses.
Onomatopoeia is the use of words that imitate the sounds associated with the objects or actions they refer to.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
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