ENGLISH 1 PRESENTATION
THE PARTS OF SPEECH <ul><li>Parts of speech are the fundamental  </li></ul><ul><li>building blocks of traditional grammar....
WHAT IS A NOUN ? <ul><li>The words which name persons, places, things, creatures and ideas. </li></ul>Examples :  Salina  ...
TYPES OF NOUNS <ul><li>Nouns which name  specific  people  or  places  are  Proper nouns . </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which n...
PROPER NOUNS <ul><li>They always begin with capital letters  like   Cameron Highlands </li></ul><ul><li>Many of them consi...
COMMON NOUNS <ul><li>Like   have you all received a  copy  of the  agenda  ? </li></ul><ul><li>Or   all  classes  are coed...
ABSTRACT NOUNS <ul><li>Like   when  inflation  rises, so do  bankruptcies . </li></ul><ul><li>Or   I cant thank you enough...
COUNTABLE AND UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS <ul><li>Like  there were two  men  and three  women  in each of the  cars . </li></ul><ul>...
COLLECTIVE NOUNS <ul><li>Like  The village hall is maintained by an  army of volunteers . </li></ul><ul><li>Or  There are ...
NOUN GENDER <ul><li>Masculine gender  </li></ul><ul><li>like :  I could hear a  dog  barking. </li></ul><ul><li>A  cock  c...
NOUN PLURALS regular irregular Singular Plural Lecture Lectures Lecturer Lecturers Assignment Assignments Singular Plural ...
HOW TO MAKE PLURAL NOUNS ? <ul><li>By adding  –s  to the singular nouns. ( like  roofs) </li></ul><ul><li>By adding  -es  ...
POSSESSIVE NOUNS <ul><li>The possessive case is formed by adding  –’s  to nouns which do not end with an –s, as in the fol...
<ul><li>The End </li></ul><ul><li>B.Amarjargal </li></ul>Thanks  
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  1. 1. ENGLISH 1 PRESENTATION
  2. 2. THE PARTS OF SPEECH <ul><li>Parts of speech are the fundamental </li></ul><ul><li>building blocks of traditional grammar. </li></ul><ul><li>There are eight parts of speech : </li></ul><ul><li>Noun </li></ul><ul><li>Pronoun </li></ul><ul><li>Adjective </li></ul><ul><li>Verb </li></ul><ul><li>Adverb </li></ul><ul><li>Preposition </li></ul><ul><li>Conjunction </li></ul><ul><li>interjection </li></ul>
  3. 3. WHAT IS A NOUN ? <ul><li>The words which name persons, places, things, creatures and ideas. </li></ul>Examples : Salina is a teacher . I have table and several chairs .. we would like to visit Cameron Highlands Christmas Day is an annual holiday celebrated on December 25
  4. 4. TYPES OF NOUNS <ul><li>Nouns which name specific people or places are Proper nouns . </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which name ordinary persons and things are Common nouns . </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which name intangible(untouchable) things is Abstract nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which are countable are Countable nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which are uncountable are Uncountable nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which refer to groups are Collective nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Nouns which refer to masculine and feminine terms are Noun gender </li></ul>
  5. 5. PROPER NOUNS <ul><li>They always begin with capital letters like Cameron Highlands </li></ul><ul><li>Many of them consist of more than one word like Queen Mary </li></ul><ul><li>They may refer to the days in week, months and festivals like February or Tuesday </li></ul>
  6. 6. COMMON NOUNS <ul><li>Like have you all received a copy of the agenda ? </li></ul><ul><li>Or all classes are coed and are taught by both male and female teachers . </li></ul>
  7. 7. ABSTRACT NOUNS <ul><li>Like when inflation rises, so do bankruptcies . </li></ul><ul><li>Or I cant thank you enough for your kindness . </li></ul><ul><li>You can form abstract nouns from many words like </li></ul><ul><li>Advise  advice </li></ul><ul><li>Coward  cowardice </li></ul><ul><li>Flatter  flattery </li></ul><ul><li>Good  goodness </li></ul>
  8. 8. COUNTABLE AND UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS <ul><li>Like there were two men and three women in each of the cars . </li></ul><ul><li>And the heating system runs on oil </li></ul>
  9. 9. COLLECTIVE NOUNS <ul><li>Like The village hall is maintained by an army of volunteers . </li></ul><ul><li>Or There are always gangs of kids hanging around the shopping mall. </li></ul>
  10. 10. NOUN GENDER <ul><li>Masculine gender </li></ul><ul><li>like : I could hear a dog barking. </li></ul><ul><li>A cock crowed as morning approached. </li></ul><ul><li>Jack Nicholson is my favorite actor . </li></ul><ul><li>Feminine gender </li></ul><ul><li>like : The hens nested in a fridge </li></ul><ul><li>Meryl Streep has won 2 Oscars as the best </li></ul><ul><li>actress in two different movies. </li></ul>
  11. 11. NOUN PLURALS regular irregular Singular Plural Lecture Lectures Lecturer Lecturers Assignment Assignments Singular Plural Man Men Sheep Sheep Child Children
  12. 12. HOW TO MAKE PLURAL NOUNS ? <ul><li>By adding –s to the singular nouns. ( like roofs) </li></ul><ul><li>By adding -es to the singular nouns ( like buses) </li></ul><ul><li>By adding –ies to the singular nouns ( like cities) </li></ul><ul><li>By adding – ves to the singular nouns ( like wives) </li></ul>
  13. 13. POSSESSIVE NOUNS <ul><li>The possessive case is formed by adding –’s to nouns which do not end with an –s, as in the following examples : </li></ul><ul><li>The sky’s color is changing </li></ul><ul><li>The possessive case can also be formed by adding an –s’ to nouns which end with an –s, as in the following examples. </li></ul><ul><li>The babies’ nursery had twelve beds. </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>The End </li></ul><ul><li>B.Amarjargal </li></ul>Thanks 

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