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Identify Text Meaning

In this worksheet, students gain practice in recognising and completing similes and metaphors.

'Identify Text Meaning' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 11+ worksheets

Curriculum topic:   English

Curriculum subtopic:   Grammar: Imagery (Metaphors, Similes & Personification)

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Worksheet Overview

An acronym is a word formed from the initial letters of other words.

For example:

scuba divers

The word scuba is an acronym of self-contained underwater breathing apparatus.


Other types of abbreviation like USA (for United States of America) are often considered to be acronyms as well these days, even though we pronounce them as separate letters.

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We use a great many acronyms and abbreviations in English without even realising it.

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