What is a common noun?
Name of general or everyday things. They don’t have a capital letter.
Which of the following are proper nouns? Joseph cricket sport Canal Walk
Joseph and Canal Walk
Which of these are common nouns?
cat, van, Joseph, dog, Pinelands, rat, log, frog, tree, Mr.Farrel
cat, van, dog, rat, log, frog, tree
What are compound words?
Nouns made up of two or more words joined together.
Identify the compound words in the following list:
freezer, backpack, airport, yourself, house.
Backpack, airport, yourself
What are concrete nouns?
They label things you can touch, feel and see clearly.
What are abstract nouns?
They name ideas, feelings and sounds.
Which of the following are concrete nouns?
happiness, brick, love, wood, pole, woof.
Brick, wood and pole.
What is a conjunction?
A word that joins two sentences or phrases together.
What is the conjunction in the following sentence.
I felt very happy because it was Christmas.
Put in the conjunction that will combine these two sentences.
I like chocolate. I don’t like vegetables.
I like chocolate, but I don’t like vegetables.
I like chocolate and I don’t like vegetables.
What is a proper noun
Name of a specific person, place or thing. Has a capital letter.