4 Onomatopoeia is often used in nursery rhymes “Baa Baa Black Sheep” and“Old McDonald” both use Onomatopoeia
5 Ex: Old Macdonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O And on his farm he had a cow, E-I-E-I-O With a moo-moo here and a moo-moo there Here a moo there a moo Everywhere a moo-moo Old Macdonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O
6 Onomatopoeia is also used in jokes. Do you remember Knock-Knock jokes Onomatopoeia is also used in jokes. Do you remember Knock-Knock jokes? Knock-knock Who's there? Boo Boo who? Don't cry, I was only joking
8 Examples of Sentences Using Onomatopoeia The baby ate the cat’s food as the cat hissed angrily.My wet shoes squished and sloshed on the floor.The floor creaked eerily as hewalked into the dark house.
11 Table MannersHe may gurgle-slurp Crunch, ahem or achoo He may sniff, snort Hum or phew But it is his skill To blurt a rumbling Grunt-raunchy belch That makes us really ill-Anonymous
12 30 seconds 'til the game is over. Tick tock. Slap! Bang! The Hockey Game30 seconds 'til the game is over.Tick tock.Slap!Bang!There goes the puck!Clink!Clank!The puck is heading for the goal!Clang!Goal!Buzz!Game over! Capitals win!Rustle!Clap!Roar!We won-Anonymous
13 Spreading RumorsHer gossip chatter crackles Like a hissing fire Once a secret whisper Now a sizzling buzz Murmuring out of control Careful not to scorch Rumors too hot to hold The backlash snap will be ice cold-Anonymous
14 Time to write your own poem using ONOMATOPOEIA Remember that these are sound words so you can be creative! You can even make up your own sound words and decide how they are spelled!