Presentation on theme: "Compound words. Definition 1: a single flake or crystal of snow 2: one of the small, feathery masses or flakes in which snow falls Examples: (n) snowflakes."— Presentation transcript:
Definition 1: a single flake or crystal of snow 2: one of the small, feathery masses or flakes in which snow falls Examples: (n) snowflakes form in many shapes - (n) ice crystals on trees What is it like? - ice crystals - ice pellets Snowflakes fell all day during our football game.
Definition 1: a companion in play or recreation 2: a child who another child plays with (n) friends What is it like? - friend -buddy -pal -companion I invited my playmates to my birthday party.
Definition 1: a schedule showing the times at which railroad trains, airplanes, etc., arrive and depart Examples: (n) schedules and agendas What is it like? -program -agenda -list -plan We need a copy of the timetable to know when everyone will be arriving.
Definition 1: a person that saves a life 2. one that provides help in a crisis or emergency 3. a life preserver shaped like a ring Examples: (n) different types of lifesavers What is it like? -life belt -life ring -lifeguard When we went to the beach, we made sure there was a lifesaver close by.
Definition 1: a pleasant dreamlike fantasy indulged in while awake 2. a pleasant scheme or wish that is unlikely to be fulfilled Examples: (v) daydreaming (v) wishful thinking What is it like? -imaginative thoughts -dream -wish My teacher told me to stop daydreaming in class.
Definition 1: the time between evening and morning Examples: (n) nighttime (v) dark Same - dark - night Different - light - day The animals hunt during nighttime.
Definition 1: a private road that connects a house, garage, or other building with the street 2: any road for driving on Examples: - (n) driveway for parking cars - (n) private road What is it like? -drive -private road -entrance Our neighbors have a beautiful tile driveway.
Definition 1: the part of a chimney that opens into a room and in which fuel is burned 2: any open structure for keeping a fire, as at a campsite Examples: - (n) a fireplace for keeping warm What is it like? -blaze -hearth In winter, my family loves to sit in front of the fireplace and enjoy the warmth.
Definition 1: a main road, especially one between towns or cities 2: a public road or waterway 3: any main or ordinary route, track, or course Examples: (n)main road (n) interstate What is it like? -expressway -throughway -freeway -interstate My dad has to drive on the highway to get to Houston.
Definition 1: made or prepared at home 2: made or assembled by oneself 3: domestic Examples: (n) homemade bread (n) homemade cupcakes What is it like? -made in the home -natural -homegrown My mother baked homemade cookies for my party.