Forrest Gump: Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates
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Forrest introduces himself to a stranger after she sits down next to him on a park bench. He offers her chocolate and tells her about his mama.

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  1. What is the figurative language being used? How does it compare life?

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  • 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
    Interpret figures of speech (e.g., personification) in context.

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