Shrek: Ogres are like Onions

Shrek explains to Donkey how an onion and Ogres are similar.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. What simile do you see in this video clip?
  2. What was the hyperbole used in the video?
  3. List all of the comparisons that Shrek and Donkey make.

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Standards


This clip is associated with the following standards:
  • Common Core State Standards
    Explain the meaning of simple similes and metaphors (e.g., as pretty as a picture) in context.
  • Common Core State Standards
    Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.
  • Common Core State Standards
    Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language...

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Public Pause Prompts


Start Time Prompt Timing Length
00:43 How are onions and Ogars similar? What does an onion have? Timed 01:00

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