Standard 1B. What is a Synonym? . A synonym is a word that has the same or almost the same meaning as another word.. Synonyms. It's easy to remember the meaning of synonym by using this little trick:. ID: 165210
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Synonyms, Antonyms, & Homographs
What is a Synonym?
A synonym is a word that has the same or almost the same meaning as another word.Slide3
It's easy to remember the meaning of synonym by using this little trick:
Synonym = Same
They both start with an S!
rabbit and bunny
rocks and stones
enjoy and like
hot and boiling
throw and tossSlide4
What is an Antonym?
An antonym is a word that means the opposite of another word.Slide5
It's easy to remember the meaning of antonym by using this little trick:
Antonym = Opposite
They both start with a vowel!
bad and good
hot and cold
soft and hard
smooth and rough
slow and fastSlide6
What is a Homograph?
Homographs are words that are spelled the same but mean different things. They are sometimes pronounced differently.Slide7
For example, the word bow has two meanings:
Bow means to bend at the waist after a performance. It rhymes with "wow."
Bow also means something that a girl puts in her hair. It rhymes with "slow."Slide8
Replace the bold word with a synonym.
I enjoy baseball. hate like need wantSlide9
At just $1, most people could buy the Kodak Brownie camera. It was cheap and easy to use.
Which word is an antonym for cheap?
Capturing moments on film is an essential part of going on trips.
Which word is a synonym of the word essential?
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