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What is hyperbole?


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What does hyperbole mean and how do we use it? This Flocabulary video gives us a definition and a path to learning the power of hyperbole.

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Hyperbole is something many people use in their everyday conversations when they tell stories. To learn how authors use hyperbole to increase empathy and further their story, read this website.If you want to practice how to use hyperbole, look at the worksheets on this website.

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