This worksheet is focused on identifying clichés within sentences. It presents twelve sentences, each containing a cliché, and the student’s task is to underline the cliché in each sentence. The clichés used in the sentences are common English idiomatic expressions. The activity is straightforward and requires students to read each sentence and highlight the overused phrases that have become so familiar they have lost their original impact.
The worksheet teaches students to recognize clichés, which are expressions that have become overused to the point of losing their effectiveness. By identifying these clichés in sentences, students learn to pay attention to the language they encounter and use. The exercise also helps them understand the importance of original expression in writing. Additionally, it can enhance students’ awareness of idiomatic language, which is a significant component of English fluency.