logging in or signing up collective-nouns tuongvybui3 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 419 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (1) Added: February 21, 2011 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Collective Nouns: Collective Nouns by: HERTIKICollective Nouns: Collective Nouns Collective nouns are used to describe a group of the same things: People Words associated with certain animals People involved in the same job / activity Physical features of landscapes Things in generalPEOPLE: PEOPLE a group of people (small group)Slide 5: a crowd of people ( large number)Slide 6: a gang of football fans ( rather negative)WORDS ASSOCIATED WITH CERTAIN ANIMALS: WORDS ASSOCIATED WITH CERTAIN ANIMALS a flock of sheep a flock of birdsSlide 8: a herd of goats a herd of cowsSlide 9: a pack of wolves a pack of dogsSlide 10: a shoal of fish a swarm of beesPEOPLE INVOLVED IN THE SAME JOB / ACTIVITY: PEOPLE INVOLVED IN THE SAME JOB / ACTIVITY a team of doctors a team of reportersSlide 12: The crew were all saved when the ship sank. (workers on a ship)Slide 13: The company are rehearsing a new production. (group of actors)Slide 14: The cast were all amateurs. (actors in a particular production)Slide 15: The staff are having lunch at Royal Plaza. (general word for groups who share a place of work, e.g. teachers in a school)PHYSICAL FEATURES OF LANDSCAPE: PHYSICAL FEATURES OF LANDSCAPE a row of cottages a clump of treesSlide 17: a range of hills a small group of islandsTHINGS IN GENERAL: THINGS IN GENERAL a pile of papers a pile of clothesSlide 19: a pile of dishes a pile of toysSlide 20: a bunch of flowers a bunch of bananasSlide 21: a stack of chairs a stack of tablesSlide 22: a stack of boxes a stack of logsSlide 23: a set of tools a set of pansSlide 24: a set of potsSlide 25: There are a …..… of mosquitoes in the forests in Scandinavia in the summer. As we looked over the side of the boat, we saw a ……..of brightly coloured fish swimming just below the surface. There was a ……..of youths standing on the corner; they didn’t look at all friendly.Slide 26: You’ll see a …….of cards on the bookshelf. Will you fetch them for me, please? The government has appointed a …... of biologists to look into the problem.Slide 27: Company is often used for: a. actors b. opera singers c. swimmers Cast is often used for people in: a. a play b. a book c. a film 3. Crew is often used for the staff of: a. an ambulance b. a plane c. a hospital Pack is often used for: a. cats b. hyenas c. wolves Flock is often used for: a. sheep b. starlings c. pigsSlide 28: THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.