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In this class students will learn how to use different types of figurative language in their writing to captivate their readers, such as idioms, allusions, and hyperbole. Maybe you need a higher score on an essay. Maybe you want to be a more descriptive writer. Whatever your goal in taking this class, you will interact with a dynamic teacher and have fun while increasing confidence in their own writing. We’ll learn idioms that are more fun than a barrel of monkeys, alliteration that’s...
Students will learn and be able to use the following figurative language types in to enhance their writing: Simile Metaphor Implied Metaphor Personification Hyperbole Onomatopoeia Alliteration Imagery Analogy Allusion Idiom Irony Euphemism Pun
Students' writing will be assessed by a professional English teacher. It will be an informal assessment with advice on how to improve writing moving forward.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Mike Olson M.Ed.
English Teacher, Science Enthusiast, and Creative Writing Genius
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
1 completed class
Hello, I am a junior high and high school English teacher, and an aspiring author. I love teaching teenagers and seeing them improve. I earned two Bachelor's degrees from the University of Utah; one in English and the other in Mass...