All submissions must be houseplant-related is surprisingly all about houseplants. Compound words are formed when two or more words are put together to form a new word with a new meaning. Please note you hyphenate all spelled out fractions, e. Panhandle - To approach strangers and beg for money or food. Aftermath - A consequence, especially of a disaster or misfortune. Both the old style spoonsful and the new style spoonfuls are normally acceptable, but you should be consistent in your choice. They tossed my house looking for drugs and cut open every pillow, cushion, and - everything was on the floor.Next
She was and I tossed her salad with my fingers in her cunt and thumb on her button until she squirted! To print out cards that you can write the compund nouns onto, print our. Our list contains hundreds of compound words, so we organized them in alphabetical order. The first noun acts like an adjective and as you know, adjectives in English are invariable. Daredevil - A reckless person who enjoys doing dangerous things. Choose 12 of the compound nouns above and use them to create your own set of cards for the game 2. Pronunciation Compound nouns tend to have more stress on the first word. Do you taste rich chocolate or creamy vanilla or fruity or strawberry? Stress is important in compound nouns.Next
It is partly a matter of style. Usage more common amongst homosexuals. If you cannot find the word, treat the word as two separate words. A concrete noun is anything that you can experience with your five senses — it is, anything that can be seen, touched, smelled, tasted, or heard. Nouns that name other things, such as ideas, actions, conditions, and qualities are called abstract nouns.Next
You'll be the most popular teacher in your school! Ice cream, for example, is a concrete noun. It is important to understand and recognize compound nouns. The old style was to say spoonsful or trucksful for the plural. It is important to note that the words do not always keep their original meaning, e. Posting your own YouTube videos, affiliate links, or any other kind of self-promotion will be removed, unless explicit permission from the moderators has been granted. Ironclad — Something or Someone Sheathed with iron plates for protection. They can be formed using two nouns, e.
What immediately comes to mind when you hear the word chocolate? A tree that has apples has many apples, but we say an apple tree, not apples tree; matchbox not matchesbox; toothbrush not teethbrush. Carefree — Someone who is not being burdened by trouble, or worry. Look at these examples: singular plural a tennis shoe three tennis shoes one assistant headmaster five assistant headmasters the sergeant major some sergeants major a mother-in-law two mothers-in-law an assistant secretary of state three assistant secretaries of state my toothbrush our toothbrushes a woman-doctor four women-doctors a doctor of philosophy two doctors of philosophy a passerby, a passer-by two passersby, two passers-by Note that there is some variation with words like spoonful or truckful. Click on a letter below to obtain a list of those compound words. Sometimes they appear as two separate words. Sometimes they are joined using a hyphen. Furniture like bed, table, chair, desk etc, vehicles like car, jeep, bus, train etc.Next
Compound Nouns List Compound Noun List afterbirth dishwasher heartbeat saltwater aftermath doorbell highway saucepan aircraft downfall homework sawdust airfield downpour honeymoon screenplay airmail drawback horsepower screwdriver armchair dressmaker housework seashell armpit driveway jellyfish seaweed background drugstore jigsaw shellfish backlash drumstick keyboard shoplifter backlog eardrum kneecap shorthand backside earphone ladybug shotgun bandwagon earring leftovers sickbed bankbook earthworm letterhead sideburns banknote earwig lighthouse sidekick barman egghead lipstick sidewalk baseball eyelid loophole silkworm bathroom eyewitness lovebird skullcap bedspread farmhouse mailbox skyscraper bedtime fatherhood manhunt slaughterhouse billboard feedback mastermind sleepwalking blackbird fingernail middleman snowball blacklist fingerprint neighborhood snowfall bulldog firearm network softball bullfight firefly newsletter songbird catfish firewood newspaper soundtrack chairman fishbowl nightclub spaceship cheapskate floodlight nightmare sportsman checkup footnote notebook spotlight chopstick footprint outlook stalemate clockwork freeway overcoat stepchild clotheshorse foretaste overseas stopwatch clothesline fruitcake overtime strongbox copycat gatecrasher painkiller suitcase copyright ghostwriter pancake summertime cornerstone godfather paperback sunspot countdown goldfish passport sweetheart countryside greenhouse password swordfish courthouse guidebook penknife tablespoon courtyard guideline pickpocket teardrop cowboy gunfire pigtail teaspoon crackdown gunpowder pocketknife toadstool crossroad hairdresser quicksand toothpick cutback handbag racehorse tugboat daybreak handshake rainbow watchdog daytime handwriting rattlesnake wheelchair deadline headlight roadrunner windpipe deadlock headquarters runway wiretap Notes: 1. Also collective nouns like herd of sheep, school of fish, company of parrots, kettle of hawks, pounce of cats, pride of lions, troop of monkeys, colony of beavers, flock of birds, stable of horses, flutter of butterflies, pack of wolves, swarm of bees etc are all different concrete nouns as well. You can experience this group of nouns with your five senses: you see them, hear them, smell them, taste them, and feel them. Today it is more usual to say spoonfuls or truckfuls. Compound nouns can also be formed using the following combinations of words:- Noun + Noun toothpaste Adjective + Noun monthly ticket Verb + Noun swimming pool Preposition + Noun underground Noun + Verb haircut Noun + Preposition hanger on Adjective + Verb dry-cleaning Preposition + Verb output The two parts may be written in a number of ways:- 1.Next
The word black is an adjective and board is a noun, but if you join them together they form a new word - blackboard. Baseball, hot dogs, and apple pie: three words near and dear to many American hearts. Milestone - An important event, as in a child's development, the history of a nation, or the advancement of knowledge in a field; a turning point. Racist, homophobic, or otherwise grossly intolerant comments and posts will be removed and users may be banned without prior warning. In both these example the first word modifies or describes the second word, telling us what kind of object or person it is, or what its purpose is. In this video, Ceema teaches you all about compounds so that you can use them correctly to speak fluent English.Next
Repeat offenders may face a temporary or permanent ban at the mods' discretion. Backfire - To come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect. And the second part identifies the object or person in question. Let's have a perv at palace and a few. Vomit, barf, puke, spew often from excess alcohol. Example: full moon There's a list of lots of here. I'm quitting tossing, um, tomorrow.Next