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Free Figurative Language Worksheets

Understanding a text involves correctly interpreting the various figurative language devices and other language tricks a writer uses. Help improve students’ comprehension with these worksheets which focus not only on defining figurative language devices, but also teach students to distinguish between literal and figurative language and correctly interpret the figurative language devices writers use.

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