Big and small. Wet and dry. Up and down. These are just a few opposite pairs familiar to most people. Now they'll understand the meaning behind these words through this text, which explores all aspects of antonyms. the text also covers synonyms, teaching how shades of meaning can change writing for the better. the text presents these core language concepts through age-appropriate text, engaging charts and graphic organizers, and eye-catching images. This title also features a quiz question on every spread to reinforce concepts. a glossary and index provide opportunities for additional learning.