Unexplainable emotion-- I'm guessing these are all from the 'dictionary of obscure sorrows'. I only knew sonder from here and that's how I guessed.
These slides are a great tool to introduce figurative language to your students. The mini-lesson starts by covering the basic definition of figurative language and comparing it to regular language. It then explores four basic types of figurative language: similes, metaphors, personification, and onomatopoeia.
12 Ways to Support ESL Students in the Mainstream Classroom - Advice from three ESL teachers on the things regular classroom teachers can do to help English language learners thrive in mainstream classrooms.