Explaining Oxymorons

About this Worksheet:

Oxymoron is the name, but the understanding of an oymoron is the game! An oxymoron is a seemingly contradictory phrase, such as “definite maybe.” This figure of speech adds color and interest in writing. In this worksheet, your student will find and explain the oxymoron in a variety of sentences. Use it for Common Core Standards for Language for middle or high school or for other students as needed.