Below is a list of sites with comic strips:

http://comics.com/

http://news.yahoo.com/comics

http://www.kingfeatures.com/features/comics/comics.htm

http://www.toondoo.com/ (You can CREATE one cartoon for one of your lit terms here if you wish!)


  1. With your group, create a Google Doc Document titled "Figurative Language Cartoons" and share this with group members.
  2. Look at the sites of comic strips to find examples of at least 4 of the following lit terms:
  • Situational Irony
  • Verbal Irony
  • Dramatic Irony
  • Simile
  • Metaphor
  • Personification
  • Hyperbole
  • Idiom
  • meiosis (Pre AP only)
  • pun (Pre AP only)

3. Copy and paste the cartoons onto your Google Doc and label each with the lit term it shows.
4. Send your completed google doc to me at cafeharmon@gmail.com!

Click here to see my example!