Figures of speech word search. Here is a wordsearch printable about figures of speech. Students need to locate the list of words in the word back in the grid. Word search puzzles engage the student brain, while enabling vocabulary building skills. An additional benefit is for students to use problem solving skills, especially when puzzles become challenging. This activity can be used as an introductory activity to grammar unit about figures of speech, or as a complement to the language program. Suitable for students in middle grades 4,5,6, and the home schooling classrooms. Make a game out of this activity by challenging teams of 2 or 3 students to see who can be the first to complete this puzzle, or include this puzzle in a language center in the classroom.