Synonyms - Day 1 Synonyms L.O. To generate synonyms for...

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Day 1 Synonyms L.O. To generate synonyms for high frequency words. Understand the term synonym Match up synonyms Suggest synonyms for common words.
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What is a synonym? A synonym is a word that has a similar meaning to another. Example . good fine okay Similar means almost the same but with a small difference. Can you describe the difference between the words?
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Can you match up the synonym pairs? huge soggy hot big wet ill sick warm
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How can we use synonyms? Synonyms can be used instead of common words (high frequency words.) Common words lack power in our writing. They can make our writing boring . By choosing more unusual words a text can become interesting .
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Improve the text with synonyms. It was a nice hot day. Tom went down the road. The dog was big.
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synonym. They have different shades of  meaning, different effects. big
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2011 for the course EDUCATION 320 taught by Professor Professorlemont during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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