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Humorous Vocabulary SB 5. 3
Purpose • To develop a vocabulary to describe humor and various responses to humor • To differentiate types of humor and responses to humor
• • Sarcastic Smile Witty Ironic Guffaw Chuckle Cute Snicker Terms • • • Amusing Smirk Outburst Irreverent Giggle Hysterical • • • Titter Mirthful Groan Laughable Light-hearted Mocking
Small Groups • Using an i. Pod, dictionary, and thesaurus, work as a team to define as many terms as you can in 10 minutes. • Separate the terms into two categories and title the categories. • Revisit the anticipation guide and determine which situation fits the context for each term.
Degrees of Humor Sort • Look at your humorous vocabulary THIS • DELETE Working in. TEXT small groups, determine the BOX!!!!! intensity using the chart on the next slide. This is a whole class – (Example) amusing is less intense than assignment, check the hysterical notes section. Possibly do not do next slide.
Degrees of Humor Description of Humor (least intense) Intended Response (least intense) HINT: Arrange words on sticky notes in order before you write them down. (most intense)
Essential Question • How do people respond to humor, and why do responses vary?