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nouns downloadable worksheets:
Prefixes and suffixes - grammar guide, gap-filling, game cards & keys - 4 pages (fully editable)
Contents: page 1- table with examples and explanation + gap-filling; page 2 and 3- game cards; page 4- teacher´s keys and game directions. The pictures were grouped but you can ungroup and change them. You can edit the words or add more cards by copying and pasting. Thanks for downloading. Have a nice day!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1096

 
Basic Compound Nouns for Upper Elementary and Intermediate Stds.
I´ve selected very common compound nouns. Short explanation + 4 different exercises with an increasing level of difficulty (KEY included): matching, gap filling (just the second noun first and then both of them)and, finally, matching the situation to a compound noun. The graphics are from Thistlegirldesigns.c om. Wish you all a GREAT week. Carnival...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-12
Downloads: 817

 
Word-Formation Prefixes and Suffixes
A guide with suffixes and prefixes to help students learn new words. Hope it´s useful.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-14
Downloads: 638

 
WORD FORMATION 2-NEGATIVE PREFIXES (b&w+key included)
There are sample adjective to show prefixes "dis-un-il-im-ir-in" . There are4 different exercises to practice. 1) Sts add the correct prefix to the adjectives given on the chart. 2) They choose the correct prefixes. 3) They fill in the blanks with the correct adjectives below after adding the correct prefix. 4) They complete the dialogue with prefi...
Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 623

 
NOUNS (PLURAL) Part 2 (key included)
This is the second part. I prepared it for my ss to revise the rules and irregular nouns. The ws consists of 3 pages. Page 1 - crossword, pade 2 - keys and rules for the board game, page 3 - gap filling exersise and a small board game. Part 1 (rules and 8 exersises)you can find here: http://www.eslprinta bles.com/printable.a sp?id=355857#thetop.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Downloads: 620

 
Basic Compound Nouns for Upper Elementary and Intermediate Stds. (2)
I´ve selected very common compound nouns different from the first worksheet on the topic: http://www.eslprinta bles.com/printable.a sp?id=362412#thetop. Short explanation + 4 different exercises with an increasing level of difficulty (KEY included): matching, gap filling (just the second noun first and then both of them)and, finally, matching the s...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-12
Downloads: 610

 
WORD FORMATION: NOUNS FROM VERBS / NOUNS FROM ADJECTIVES
(REUPLOADED: New layout and more pictures). 40 sentences to practise word formation. This time: NOUNS FROM ADJECTIVES, NOUNS FROM VERBS. Hope you find it useful. Answer key included. Have a nice week!!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 556

 
Compound Nouns(+ Key)
Students have to read the rules then match the words together to make correct compound nouns after that they have to match each compound with a picture.In task B , pupils have to find the answers for each question about how do we call? Then they have to match each picture with a compound noun
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Downloads: 525

 
 

COLLECTIVE NOUNS:

Put each of the following collective nouns in its correct place in the sentence bellow, making it plural if neccesary. Some nouns must be used more than once.
flock       herd      bundle         mob        suite      flight          audience         swarm       shoal         clump  bunch      crew       set              crowd             gang
fleet                 congregation              pack        stack
  1. The  of the British Royal Navy was very strong in the nineteenth century.
  2. Disease reduced the farmer's  from 90 to 65 cows.
  3. She was attacked by a of wasps.
  4. A  of shouting people overturned cars, set the fire to shops and attacked the police station.
  5. The Prime Minister occupied a  of rooms at the hotel.
  6. Some spectators in the  disagreed with the referee's decision.
  7. He bought a large  of bananas.
  8. The priest was very sad to see his  getting smaller week by week.
  9. Fishing boats use modern  equipment to locate the  of fish.
  10. She lost her balance and fell down a  of steps.He was the leader of a well-known  of criminals.
  11. We sat down in the shade of a  of trees.
  12. In spring   of birds arrive back in Britain after spending the winter in Africa.
  13. Our picnic was completely ruined by a  of ants.
  14. He gave her a  of flowers.
  15. British Airways has a  of 26 Boeing 747s.
  16. She gave a  of old clothes to a charity organization.
  17. The  applauded the new play enthusiastically.
  18. Has anyone seen a  of keys? I left them somewhere.
  19. Golf is an expensive game. You ´ll need a  of clubs.
  20. The books were arranged in  a  one on the top of the other.
  21. They´ve bought a leather three-piece  - a sofa and two armchairs.
  22. Let's play a game. Who's got a  of cards?
  23. That cruise ship carries 150 passengers and a  of 85.
  24. The  of sheep was controlled by a shepherd and two dogs.
  25. For their wedding I gave them a  of cutlery ( 6 knives, 6 spoons, 6 forks, etc.)

 

       

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