Colors as Similes
It is fun to think of similes in terms of colors. This may be an easy way to begin learning about similes. Try to think of a word to fill in each blank. You should be able to think of one word to describe each of the colors below.
The shirt was as RED as _________________________.
The ball was as BLUE as ________________________.
Her eyes were as GREEN as _____________________.
The dog was as BROWN as _______________________.
The backpack was as BLACK as _____________________.
His jacket was as YELLOW as _______________________.
The paper was as WHITE as ___________________________.
The sign was as ORANGE as ____________________________.