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A Masterpiece of Madness

Splash paint on that canvas
Paint your grief

Ink words on the endless sheets of paper
Write down your fears

Play that guitar till your fingers bleed… 20 more words

It's an Ice Cream Social!

In my neighborhood, we used to have an ice cream social for all the kids when they got off the bus the last day of school (we also drenched them with Super soakers, but that’s a topic for another day)!   362 more words

Social Thinking

Bellwork #18

Define:

Allusion- a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of something, either directly or by implication (e.g. The novel’s title is an allusion to Shakespeare.) 83 more words

Vocabulary

Hyperbole

Hyperbole                                                                                         

Crazy, impossible, stretches of meaning—

I couldn’t possibly believe what you are saying.

I told you a million times not to lie.

I literally don’t understand.

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Pun

Pun

The stage is now set

The drama with words is fun

The play is on now

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Person-if-ication

Person-if-ication

Bringing life to the text

Morality swing from the instinctual

Characters growing in dimension and depth

Speaking unfeasibility to the mind, stretching———

suspension of disbelief, believe it now, now the wind takes us away…….. 15 more words

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