Here are language puzzles about oxymorons. The definition of an oxymoron, according to dictionary.com is a rhetorical device used to conjoin two seemingly contradictory words that are used together for effect. Here are some examples to help you complete these downloadable printable puzzles: jumbo shrimp, open secret, larger half, civil engineer, liquid gas. Suitable for vocabulary building, problem solving skills, and creativity, these puzzles for kids are a great complement to language curriculum.

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