Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Proper and Demonstrative Adjectives

Students will learn to identify proper and demonstrative adjectives.
by

Jacob Schable

on 10 August 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Proper and Demonstrative Adjectives

We will identify proper adjectives.
We will identify demonstrative adjectives.
Proper and Demonstrative Adjectives
Page 304

What might you find at a Brewer's game?
Proper Adjectives
Demonstrative Adjectives
An adjective formed from a proper noun is called a proper adjective.
Proper Nouns:
America
Japan
Canada
April
Proper Adjectives
American Pilot
Japanese children
Canadian route
April showers
When the words this, these, that, and those modify nouns, they are called demonstrative adjectives.
A demonstrative adjective points out a specific person, place, or thing.
Don't confuse demonstrative adjectives and demonstrative pronouns.
Notice that some proper adjectives have the same form as the proper noun. If you are not sure about spelling, consult a dictionary.
This and these
point out someone or something nearby.
That and those
point out someone or something farther away.
Use this and that with singular nouns.
Use these and those with plural nouns.
Adjectives:
This plane was Lindenbergh's.
Those people are the Lindeberghs.
Pronouns:
This was the Lindbergh plane.
Those are the Lindberghs.
Guided Practice
Name the proper and demonstrative adjectives in each sentence.

1.) This American aviator is Charles Lindbergh.
2.) He trained in those United States flying schools.
3.) That headline tells of his Atlantic flight in 1927 .
Group Practice: Don't leave your desk, work with a partner if needed.
Page 305 (#4-12)
Independent Practice: To be completed on a separate sheet of paper and turned in before you leave for Phy Ed.

Page 305 (# 13-23)
Full transcript