We are beginning the 3rd Quarter Focusing on Grammer. We Will introduce other topics as the Quarter
Grammer is the study of the way are used to make sentences. Our class will focus on the eight parts of speech.
Noun: A noun is a person,place,thing or idea. We Will be learning and dissecting ten different types of noun.
1: common nouns:a noun denoting a class of objects or a concept as opposed to a particular individual.
2: Go into the kitchen. What do you see? Refrigerator, magnet, stove, window, coffee maker, wallpaper, spatula, sink, plate—all of these things are common nouns.
6.what dose the word recede mean?
A. to say something again
B. to start and stop repeatedly
C. to move back
D. to look forward
7. who is better equipped for subsea exploration?
A. a sailor
B. a scuba diver
8. which is a common missplling of "2"?
9. if you hadan an eventful day, how might you describe it?
10. what would a humorless person be unlike to appreciate?
A. a good book
B. a good joke
Directions: Read carefully to answer The next two questions!
11. Look at this sentence:
These seats are cheap because the foul pole obstructs the view of the home plate.
circle or underline the definition of obstruct that the sentence uses.
obstruct / uhb-struhkt/ verb obstr
Directions: using text boxes, write these Questions in your blog. then,explain why the answer you choose is correct and explain why The other answers are incorrect.
1. Read the passage then Answer the question
construction on Florence's grand cathedral began in 1296. Over a hundred years later, however,the structure remained unfinished, with an enormous hole in the roof. the designers had intended to top the cathedral with the world's largest dome, but this plan was stymied by architectural limitations. The main factor stalling progress was the fact that no one knew hown to create sreate sush a massive cupola without large, cumbersome support systems.
what is the meaning of cupola as used in the passage?
2. Read the passage then answer the question.
While the political feats of her husband, president chiang Kai-shek, may be more widel recognized soong Mei-ling's accompliishments are just as notkable. AS Frist Lidy, soong Mei-ling introduced her husband to western cultre and ideas. she served as her hsband's emissary, or spokesperson, to the west. During a vist to the United States in 1943, soong Mei-ling became the second woman to address a joint session of the u.s. congress. The trip earned her the estssm of the American public, Who praised her passion and determination, and she raised billions of dollars in aid for her country.
what is the meaing of emissary, as used in the passage?
we are beginning 3rd Quarter Focusing on Grammar. We Will introduce other topics as the quarter progresses.
Grammer is the study of the way are used to mahe sentences. our class will focus on the eight parts of speech
nouns: a noun is a person,place thing or idea. we will be learning and dissecting ten different types of nouns.
The 10 noun types we will be intercting with include the following list:
3. underline, circle or Highlight the text from the paragraph that best helps you understand that scrutinized means examined closely.
Do human begeings have the freedom to make their own choices, to act out of their own free will, or are all choices, in some sense, predetermined by prior causes and physial law ? In 2007, neuroscientist John - Dylan Hayness sought to answer this question by conduction an experiment: volunteer subjects were seated in a brain scanner and were asked to press a butten with their left or right index fingers whenever they the urge. Hayne's teams scrutinized the subject's brain actvity in real time, carefully monitoring the results and seaching for patterns.
4. underline, circle or Hightlight the text from the paragraph that best helps you understand that innovations means inventions
Men and women on bord the space station need to work out, but it is done in little to no gravity. this situation presenst some unique challenges, But scientists have Delevoped Many Innovations to help astronauts stay in good shape. These include special shoes and new types of wight - lifting machines, treadmills, and exercise bikes that all work without gravity. this physical activity is important because it helps address the detrimental effects of zero gravity, such as premature aging and the loss of muscle mass and bone density.
Affixes & Steme:
5. what does the word repulsive mean?