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1 { Adjectives Pages

2 Is a word that MODIFIES, or DESCRIBES, a noun or a pronoun. Is a word that MODIFIES, or DESCRIBES, a noun or a pronoun. An adjective…

3 What kind? What kind? stone house stone house tired dog tired dog eager students eager students Which One? Which One? next customer next customer that outfit that outfit first day first day How Much / How Many? How Much / How Many? five books five books more money more money some water some water Adjectives answer these questions:

4 What are the adjectives?

5 What about here? Adjective?

6 { Articles a, an, the

7 Indefinite Articles Indefinite Articles Refers to a general group, not specific Refers to a general group, not specific a an an Definite Article Definite Article Refers to something / someone specific Refers to something / someone specific the the

8 1. A cracked mirror may reflect distorted images. 2. Raffi feeds his pet snake daily. 3. Dont let that vicious dog get out of the yard! Lets make it more challenging…Find ALL the adjectives!

9 1. (A) (cracked) mirror may reflect (distorted) images. 2. Raffi feeds (his) (pet) snake daily. 3. Dont let (that) (vicious) dog get out of (the) yard! Lets make it more challenging…(Answers)

10 { Demonstrative

11 Adjective: Did Stella when this part or that one? Adjective: Did Stella when this part or that one? Pronoun: Did Stella when this or that? Pronoun: Did Stella when this or that? See how part and one were COMPLETELY replaced? Can be a pronoun OR adjective!

12 Just like proper nouns, these adjectives are ALWAYS capitalized! Just like proper nouns, these adjectives are ALWAYS capitalized! Examples: Examples: Proper Adjectives Proper NounsProper Adjectives CanadaCanadian citizen MexicoMexican laws ChinaChinese calendar ObamaObama administration IndianaIndiana coast

13 1. Marian McPartland, a jazz pianist from New York City, played several Scott Joplin songs. 2. The program about the Egyptian ruins was narrated by a British scientist and a French anthropologist. 3. Early Spanish explorers built forts along the Florida coast. Lets Try Some!

14 1. Marian McPartland, a jazz pianist from New York City, played several (Scott Joplin) songs. 2. The program about the (Egyptian) ruins was narrated by a (British) scientist and a (French) anthropologist. 3. Early (Spanish) explorers built forts along the (Florida) coast. Lets Try Some! (Answers)

15 { Exercise 9, pg. 361, #1-10 Do NOT write the sentence! Identify the adjectives and the word it modifies! Example: blue – coat noisy - bird noisy - bird Homework


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