T2 Word formation

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Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Today's lesson
Practising word formation

- You can explain in your own words what word formation is
- You can form nouns, verbs and adjectives with given root words
- You can correctly change a word  to fit in given sentences

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

What is word formation?
Word formation is changing the form of a word 

e.g. from a noun to an adjective, or from a verb to a noun.  

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

 For example:
The _____ was very nervous. (sing)

You have to complete the sentence with the person noun (singer). 
You change the verb (sing) into the person noun (singer).

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

Follow these steps:
• Look at the word you have to change. 
Which words do you know that are in the same word family?

• The beginning of the word is often the same and the end of the word changes.

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

Follow these steps:
• What form is the new word? A verb? A noun? An adjective? An adverb?

• Nouns often end: -ment, -ion, -ness, -ity.

• People nouns often end: -er, -or, -ist, -ian.

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

Follow these steps:
• Adjectives often end: -able, -ible, -ive, -al, -ic, -ed, -ing.

• Some verbs end: -ise, -ate, -en.

• Adverbs often end: -ly.

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

Follow these steps:
• Is the new word negative? If so, you may need a prefix, e.g. un- (unhappy), im- (impolite), in- (inexperienced), dis- (dishonest), etc.

• If you don’t know the new word, guess. You may be right!

• Check your answers carefully when you finish

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

Time to practise!
Change the following words:

Root word          -   verb form              - noun  form            - adjective form

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

On the following slides you will find a couple of exercises.

Read the sentence and use the word in brackets  to form a new word that fits in the sentence.

Slide 10 - Tekstslide

This queue hasn't moved in five minutes. I'm getting a bit ______!

Slide 11 - Open vraag

If you go walking around the factory, ensure you have ______ clothing on.

Slide 12 - Open vraag

Are you sure you have cleaned the kitchen? There is still a pretty _____ smell coming from it.

Slide 13 - Open vraag

Finding a cure for cancer will be a huge _____ breakthrough for mankind.

Slide 14 - Open vraag

Have you seen my handbag John? It seems to have totally ________!

Slide 15 - Open vraag

It isn't very ____ that Paula is at home, is it? She usually works at this time.

Slide 16 - Open vraag

I was just trying to be ___ towards him and he accused me of wanting his money! - (friend)

Slide 17 - Open vraag

Did you reach the lesson outcomes?
You can explain in your own words what word formation is
- You can form nouns, verbs and adjectives with given root words
- You can correctly change a word to fit in given sentences

Slide 18 - Poll

We will be working on T&T during the English lesson on Thursday due to the scheduled first aid training during T&T today (4th). SO........                                                               for English!

See you 3rd hour online for T&T and in class Thursday :-)

Slide 19 - Tekstslide