Tennessee Curriculum Center

Literary Terms Hangman

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About This Resource

This link is a game of hangman reviewing literary terms such as synonyms, similes, oxymoron, etc… (Complete list of terms used below.)

Connections to Standards

GLE: 0701.8.5 CU: 0701.8.13; 0701.8.19 SPI: 0701.8.8 This website challenges students’ knowledge of the following literary terms: 
Synonyms, Antonyms, Homophones, Alliteration, 
Slang, Simile, Metaphor, Hyperbole, Idiom, Oxymoron, Homograph, Acronym, Personification. Type of Resource- Enrichment, Practice, Differentiated Instruction, Teacher Content

Alignment to Standards

Identify and analyze common literary terms (e.g., personification, conflict, theme).