SYNONYMS ARE WORDS THAT MEAN THE SAME THING. This definition is a good BEGINNING, but once you get STARTED you will SET IN MOTION situations where you will need to TAKE UP newer, better definitions. It can be a big problem. So let’s start with “big.” What are some synonyms of big? When are they the same and when are they different?
Even if they are different, are they too different? Sometimes words may not be literal synonyms but we can learn a lot from linking them together. Think of them as adventures in trying different ways of doing things; consume, eat, drink.
And yes, there’s an activity sheet for that.
Synonyms are the secret ingredient to vocabulary building. If you know one word, you are about to know 100.