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Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms. Grade 3 By: Amanda Lundberg. What is a synonym?. A synonym is a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word. Example: Cold and Chilly Susie’s feet were cold , so she put on her slippers. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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JeopardySynonymsAntonymsHomonyms100100100200200200300300300400400400500500500What is a synonym?A synonym is a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word.Example:Cold and ChillySusies feet were cold, so she put on her slippers.Susies feet were chilly, so she put on her slippers.

What is an antonym?An antonym is a word opposite in meaning to another word.Example:Short and TallThe person on the left is short.The person on the right is tall.

What is a homonym?A homonym is a word that is the same as another in sound and/or spelling but different in meaning.Example:Ant and AuntAn ant is an insect.An aunt is the sister of your mother or father.

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Lets Review!Nice and kind are: synonymsHappy and sad are: antonymsBye and buy are: homonymsQuiet and loud are: antonymsTwo and to are: homonymsFast and quick are: synonyms

Game Time!Please get into teams of 4-5 students.In your teams, you will choose a point value and a category for a question that you will answer regarding synonyms, antonyms, or homonyms.If your team gets the answer right, your team receives the selected amount of points. If your team gets the answer wrong, another team can answer the question to earn those points.Ready? Lets go!Antonyms-300 PointsWhat is an antonym for the word right?Homonyms-300 PointsDescribe the definitions of the words mail and male.Synonyms-400 PointsWhat is a synonym for the word impolite?Antonyms-400 PointsWhat is an antonym for the word old?Homonyms-400 PointsDescribe the definitions of the words hair and hare.Synonyms-500 PointsWhat is a synonym for the word honest?Antonyms-500 PointsWhat is an antonym for the word talkative?Homonyms-500 PointsDescribe the definitions of the words Sunday and sundae.