Adjectives, Nouns, And Pronouns


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Adjectives, Nouns, And Pronouns

  1. 1. Jeopardy What is the adjective and what does it modify? Name the part of speech Tricky Multiple Choice Pronoun or Adjective? Pronouns 500 500 500 500 500 400 400 400 400 400 300 300 300 300 300 200 200 200 200 200 100 100 100 100 100
  2. 2. The word that the pronoun stands in for is called an _________.
  3. 3. <ul><li>I started my car to make sure it worked. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the pronoun and the antecedent? </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Name the Demonstrative Pronouns. </li></ul>
  5. 5. That is an amazing sight! What type of pronoun is it?
  6. 6. <ul><li>Duke, who is ranked 2 nd in the nation, will play Kansas on Saturday. This is a televised game. It starts at 2pm on CBS. I really hope they win. </li></ul><ul><li>Name the pronouns. Some are Interrogative, Demonstrative, or Relative tell which ones and what type. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Each player took one cap. </li></ul><ul><li>Pronoun or Adjective? </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>No one likes to clean dog houses except us! </li></ul><ul><li>Name the adjectives in the sentence. </li></ul>
  9. 9. For ten years they traveled among the 14,000 islands of Indonesia. Name the adjectives, then the pronouns.
  10. 10. <ul><li>Each of the clubs decorated a float for the Homecoming Parade. </li></ul><ul><li>Name the adjectives, then the pronouns. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Nobody was surprised when the President took over the airplane controls himself. </li></ul><ul><li>Name the pronouns and the adjectives. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Name the adjectives in the following sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Once upon a time there were three little pigs. </li></ul><ul><li>Once, a, little </li></ul><ul><li>Pigs, upon, three </li></ul><ul><li>A, three, little </li></ul><ul><li>Once, little, three </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Name the nouns in the following sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Ancient Romans believed that lightning was the powerful and deadly weapon of the god Jupiter. </li></ul><ul><li>Ancient, lightning, god, weapon </li></ul><ul><li>Romans, lightning, weapon, god, Jupiter </li></ul><ul><li>Ancient, Romans, powerful, weapon, god </li></ul><ul><li>Romans, lightning, weapon, Jupiter </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>What type of pronouns are the underlined words? </li></ul><ul><li>Our coats look so much alike that I can’t tell which one is mine. </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrative, interrogative </li></ul><ul><li>Relative, relative </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrative, Demonstrative </li></ul><ul><li>Interrogative, Relative </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>What are the pronouns in the sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>Many people who have needed blood owe their lives to the methods of Dr. Charles Drew. </li></ul><ul><li>Many, people, who, their </li></ul><ul><li>People, who, their, the </li></ul><ul><li>Who, their </li></ul><ul><li>Many, who, their </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Identify all the nouns in the sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Shortly before the beginning of WWII, Dr. Drew became a professor of surgery at Howard University. </li></ul><ul><li>A. WWII, Dr. Drew, professor, surgery, Howard University </li></ul><ul><li>Beginning, WWII, Dr. Drew, professor, surgery, Howard University </li></ul><ul><li>Shortly, Dr. Drew, professor, Howard University </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Drew, professor, surgery, Howard University </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>My little sister is afraid of thunder and lightning. </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>The biplane had two wings and a wooden propeller. </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>When the Jonas Brothers came to town , we went to their concert. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Somebody said there would be no more discount movie tickets . </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Mr. Taylor donated the sports equipment to the baseball team . </li></ul>
  22. 22. Either the skilled physicians in this hospital or the qualified chief administrator is going to have to make a prompt decision.
  23. 23. Some of the recent votes seem to have been miscounted.
  24. 24. Kara Wolters, together with her motivated teammates, presents a formidable opponent on the basketball court.
  25. 25. There have to be some people left in that enormous town after that horrific flood.
  26. 26. A high percentage of the people were voting for the new school despite the loud protests from the group outside the school.