Define 5 words using a dictionary. Show whether it is a verb, noun etc.
EXPEDITION: an excursion, journey, or voyage made for some specific purpose, as of war or exploration. NOUN
ANTARCTICA: the continent surrounding the South Pole: almost entirely covered by an ice sheet. NOUN
MILITARY: of, for, or pertaining to the army or armed forces,often as distinguished from the navy. ADJECTIVE
RESEARCH: to search or search for again. VERB
COUNTRY: a state or nation. NOUN
For each word in your list that can be made a plural, show how the spelling changes, and the rule used to change that word.
The plural of Country is Countries. You change y into ies.
The plural of Territory is Territories. You change y into ies.
Following on from our lesson the other week, put the following sound twins (homophones) into a correct sentence:
- There, their, they’re
- To, too, two
- Fare, fair
- Where, wear, we’re
- Practice, practise
There: The rabbit is over there.
Their: That is their pencil.
They’re: They’re playing on the playground.
To: Let’s go to the shops.
Too: Can I play too.
Two: The two girls walked into the room.
Fare: That is not fare.
Fair: At the fair there was rides.
Where: Where are we?
Wear: I wear clothes.
We’re: We’re ready to go to the zoo.
Practice: You need to do a little target practice too.
Practise: I practise the piano.