Unit 3 Revising and Editing. You can do this!. Pronouns. Take place of a nouns Click on the swimmer to play a game with pronouns. Proper Nouns. Holidays: Christmas, New Year’s Day, Hanukkah, Thanksgiving Geographical areas: San Francisco, Europe, Spain, the Nile River
You can do this!
Take place of a nouns
Click on the swimmer to play a game with pronouns
Holidays: Christmas, New Year’s Day, Hanukkah, Thanksgiving
Geographical areas: San Francisco, Europe, Spain, the Nile River
People and pets: Mrs. Caroline Jones, Rip Van Winkle, Snoopy
Books, Newspapers, Magazines: Wuthering Heights, Atlanta Journal, Southern Living
Companies and organizations: Google, ChildFund International, General Electric
Religious terms: Christian, Methodist, Hindu, God, Allah
Places, buildings: Yellowstone National Park, Empire State Building, Ritz-Carlton
Titles: President Bush, King George, Queen Elizabeth, Judge Judy (titles are not capitalized when they’re referred to in general terms. For example: The criminal appeared before the judge.
Languages: English, French, Italian
Brand names: Coach, Pepsi, Lucky
Click on the picture to watch the video clip
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Add an apostrophe s (‘s) to a singular noun to show possession
Ex. The girl’s dress was pretty.
If the noun is plural, add an apostrophe after the s (s’)
Ex. The three girls’ dresses were yellow.
If the plural noun does not end in s add an apostrophe s (‘s)
The children’s shirts were red.
Click on the pictures to practice with possessive nouns
Ex. She has packed a lunch.
Waves have pounded the shore.
Penguins had jumped in the water.
(they do not follow a specific pattern)
ex. The ants made bricks out of chewed dirt.
ex. The growing puppy needed food.
What is the phrase and what does the phrase describe?
A memo sent to all the employees was well received.
The teacher's best lesson delivered to his eighth graders dealt with theme.
My dad's present, bought by his sisters, was a gold watch.
Acclaimed by many critics as the year's best movie, The Sound of Music won many awards.
The Sound of Music, acclaimed by many critics as the year's best movie, won many awards.