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Worksheet: Similes (Grade 6)

Simile

Underline the word or phrase that is being described by each simile. Put parentheses around the word or phrase it is being compared to. The first one has been done for you.Your browser may not support display of this image.

  1. Dad frowned and said, "I believe that drinking and driving is like (playing with fire)."


2.Your browser may not support display of this image. I walked along the beach and listened to the ocean. My sadness was as unending as the waves.


3.Your browser may not support display of this image. Don't tell Mother that her cookies taste like lumps of sand.


4.Your browser may not support display of this image. Sam waited impatiently for his older brother to calm down. "Bill, I think you are acting like a baby," he said.


5.Your browser may not support display of this image. Karen was offended when I said that she was as flaky as a snowstorm.


6.Your browser may not support display of this image. Be careful when you go out. The sidewalk is as slippery as greased glass.


7.Your browser may not support display of this image. I'm not comfortable about this situation. I feel like a bug sitting under a magnifying glass.


8.Your browser may not support display of this image. I hoped our play would be a success and last for many performances. However, I guess it will last as long as a balloon in a roomful of kittens.


9.Your browser may not support display of this image. I really like Patty. Her heart is as soft as a feather pillow.


10. Cheryl's smile is as sweet as a lullaby.

  1. I don't know how she remained as cool as a cucumber during that

rush.

12. He walked in the door as bold as brass.

Answer Key


  1. Dad frowned and said, "I believe that drinking and driving is like (playing with fire)."


2.Your browser may not support display of this image. As I walked along the beach and listened to the ocean, my sadness

was as (unending as the waves).


3.Your browser may not support display of this image. Tell grandmother that these cookies taste like (lumps of sand.)


4.Your browser may not support display of this image. His temper was as (explosive as a volcano).


5.Your browser may not support display of this image. Jane was offended when you said that she was as (flaky as a

snowstorm).


6.Your browser may not support display of this image. The marble walkway is as (slippery as greased glass).


7.Your browser may not support display of this image. His temper was as (explosive as a volcano).


8.Your browser may not support display of this image. As quick as a wink she raced up the stairs to get her equipment.


9.Your browser may not support display of this image. Mary's heart is as (soft as a feather pillow).


10. Cheryl's smile is as (sweet as a lullaby).

  1. I don't know how she remained as (cool as a cucumber) during that

rush.

12. He walked in the door as (bold as brass).


  1. good girl 4567 saidTue, 28 Jan 2014 20:48:25 -0000 ( Link )

    They are not simile :’( ™

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