Presentation on theme: "Compound words & suffixes –ion/-tion"— Presentation transcript:
1 Compound words & suffixes –ion/-tion Grade 5 Lesson 20Compound words & suffixes –ion/-tion
2 Compound wordsWhen we combine two words to form a new word, we call it a compound word. Compound words are pronounced with equal stress or emphasis on each word. out + field = outfield champion + ship = championship quarter + back = quarterback
3 Suffix -tion -tion = act of or state of (pronounced “shun”)Key words: operation, construction(changes a verb to a noun)
4 Suffix -ion -ion = condition of, state of Key Word: reunion, champion (pronounced “yun”)Key Word: reunion, champion
5 Spelling wordsoutfield function championship dictionary spacecraft contraction halfway deflation sunflower eruption sunlight operation quarterback completion newsstand direction outside observation reunion construction
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