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Onomatopoeia

Onomatopoeia is when the sound of a


word is similar to the sound of the thing it
describes.
WOOF!
WOOF!

Task
Match up each animal with the sound it makes.

1. Snake
2. Mouse Hiss! Buzz! Squeak!
3. Bee
4. Duck
5. Sheep Quack!
Baa! Moo!
6. Cow

Task:
Think of something that:

1. Ticks__________________ 4. Whistles_________

2. Bangs_________________ 5. Trickles________

3.Pops__________________ 6. Thuds__________
Michelle Haskew-onomatopoeia Year 5