Figurative and Literal Meanings

Invite small groups of students to brainstorm a list of the names of fruits and vegetables that can be used figuratively. Have them make a poster showing their final list and a pair of sentences—one figurative and one literal—for each entry. Students may want to add humorous drawings.
cucumber/lemon art

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