Aladdin (1992): A Whole New World

Aladdin takes Jasmine on a magic carpet ride, and during his serenade for her, he uses many figures of speech, including alliteration, simile and hyperbole.

Public Discussion Questions

  1. What figures of speech can you identify in this clip?

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  • Common Core State Standards
    Interpret figures of speech (e.g., hyperbole, paradox) in context and analyze their role in the text.
  • Common Core State Standards
    Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.
  • Common Core State Standards
    Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rh...

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Public Pause Prompts

Start Time Prompt Timing Length
00:26 "I can show you the world...shining, shimmering, splendid..." is an example of: A. Personificatio... Timed 00:30
00:43 Over and under are considered: A. Prepositions B. Nouns C. Verbs D. Conjunctions Timed 01:00
01:41 "A hundred thousand things to see..." is an example of: A. Alliteration B. Personification C. Met... Timed 00:30


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