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What is a Noun?
A noun is a naming word.
What is a common noun?
The name of people, places, creatures, or objects.
For example: teacher,school,mice and chalk
What is a proper noun?
the name of a particular person, place, thing, business, or organisation
For example: Kate, Rotorua, Milford Sound, The Warehouse
What is a collective noun?
- The name given to a group of things.
- Example: A flock of birds or the crusaders
What is an abstract noun?
- Something you cannot see, hear, touch or taste.
- These can be qualities, emotions or ideas.
Courage, power, creativity, independence
What are pronouns?
Pronouns are used instead of nouns when referring to a person or things
E.g. I, you, she, they, he, us etc
What is an Adjective?
adjectives are describing words.
E.g. The Yellow car, The wall was an awesome shade of orange
What is a verb?
A verb is a doing or an action word
e.g. Jackson chased the ball, Bella barked at the cat
What is an Adverb?
An adverb tells us how, when or where an action takes place.
What is a metaphor?
When one thing is said to be another
What is an assonance?
Assonance is the deliberate repetition of the same vowel sound followed by a different consonant sound.
"Try to light the fire"
what is a Hyperbole