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WELCOME TO THE PRESE1NTATION : 

COLLECTIVE NOUNS WELCOME TO THE PRESE1NTATION

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Master. Aquib Riyaz Kum. Shany Jhon Kum. Naafiya.H.F Class: VII JNV. MINICOY UT OF LAKSHADWEEP PRESENTED BY

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To develop knowledge about the structure. To apply the structure in different situations. To develop skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. To develop an understanding about Collective Nouns. OBJECTIVES

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INDEX AN INTRODUCTION TO NOUNS DEFINITION USAGE A LIST OF COLLECTIVE NOUNS CLICK THE CORRECT ANSWER ASSIGNMENT

Do you remember what are nouns? : 

Do you remember what are nouns? A noun is the name of a person, place or thing

Can you say whether these are names of persons, things or places? Which are in groups? : 

Can you say whether these are names of persons, things or places? Which are in groups?

See these examples ! All nouns are in groups. : 

See these examples ! All nouns are in groups. A choir of singers

a galaxy of stars. : 

a galaxy of stars.

A litter of puppies : 

A litter of puppies

COLLECTIVE NOUNS : 

COLLECTIVE NOUNS The words choir, galaxy and litter are examples of collective nouns. Definition Words that are used to represent a group of persons, places, animals or things are known as collective nouns.

USAGE : 

USAGE A collective noun can usually take either a singular or a plural verb. Eg: The team was playing well. The team were playing well. The choice depends on whether we see the group as a whole or as individual people.

How do you tell if a collective noun is singular or plural? What verbs and pronouns do you use with it? : 

How do you tell if a collective noun is singular or plural? What verbs and pronouns do you use with it? When the members are acting as individuals, the collective noun is plural and requires plural verbs and pronouns.  Eg: The jury disagree about the guilt of the accused and have told the judge that they are hopelessly deadlocked.

More examples for you! : 

More examples for you! a crowd of people

a bunch of flowers : 

a bunch of flowers

a herd of elephants : 

a herd of elephants

A List of Some Commonly Used Collective Nouns : 

A List of Some Commonly Used Collective Nouns

Click the correct answer : 

Click the correct answer 1. a________________ of sheep army flock school

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Click the correct answer! 2. a ______________ of wolves herd pack galaxy

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Click the correct answer! 3. a __________of fish a. swarm b. fleet c. school

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ASSIGNMENT : 

ASSIGNMENT Complete each of the following phrases with a suitable word from the list. swarm bundle bunch fleet brood colony herd flock a……………………………of ships a……………………………flowers a………………………………chicks a………………………………..of cattle a……………………………….of sticks a…………………………………of sheep a……………………………………of bees A……………………………………of ants

BIBLIOGRAPHY : 

BIBLIOGRAPHY HONEY SUCKLE- ENGLISH TEXT BOOK OF CLASS VI NEW FUN WITH ENGLISH GRAMMAR:4 INTERNET

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT We are highly thankful to our English teacher, Computer Teacher, our principal Mrs.Stella Hebzee Bhai and all others in JNV Minicoy who helped us in doing this project successfully.