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Muddy As a Duck Puddle and Other American Similes
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    Muddy As a Duck Puddle and Other American Similes


    Featured in "In the Spotlight" Library Sparks
    April 2010. "American Similes" a column by Sharron L. McElmeel

    • Investigate similes and metaphors -- what are the differences and what are the similarities?
    • Find other books with similes -- use your library's catalog to find titles that include  more similes.  Make a bibliography of the book titles you find.
    • Make a poster of a favorite simile and illustrate the poster showing teh meaning of the simile.


    Muddy As a Duck Puddle and Other American Similes. (2010) Illustrated by Ethan Long. Random House. ISBN: 9780823422296 : $13.22: Picture Book


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