We use appositives to redefine or clarify a noun phrase; test your knowledge in this exercise!. 3 days ago Choose the correct appositive or appositive phrase. I- Underline the appositives in the following sentences. 1. My son, the policeman, will be visiting us next week. 2. The captain ordered the ship’s.
|Published (Last):||9 July 2005|
|PDF File Size:||16.68 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||3.35 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
John was astonished when he saw his former girlfriend Jill at the dance.
Joneswas a strict person. This concept, the appositive can be a tricky element, in grammar. Exercuses my old English teacher, I immediately thought of grammar. Norbert the president of the company will speak at the dinner. Are you a teacher or a student? Rome, the capital of Italy, is a very large city. Citizen Kane the greatest American film won only one Academy Award.
Have you met our new foreman?
When I saw, Mr. The cargo, gold and silver, was very precious. Miss Holmes my math teacher has taught for twenty years. Candy, my oldest cat, is a calico, with a pink and gray nose.
This sentence alone, without any additional explanation, appositoves be considered incomplete in meaning too general. Citizen Kane the greatest American film ever made won only one Academy Award.
Daily Grammar – Quiz for Lessons – Parts of the Sentence – Appositives
Watch out for Main Street, a very slick road. The actor Daro directed only one picture. Koy, the star of many film comedies, also had his own television show. They showed home movies.
You are commenting using your Facebook account. Puthea made Prohok, traditional Khmer food. Michael Jackson, the successful singerdied in Watch out for Main Street. In such cases, use commas before and after the appositive. Elizabeth Teague, a sweet and lovable girl, grew up to be a mentally troubled woman. Candy, my oldest cat, is a calico with a pink and gray nose.
Appositive Exercise // Purdue Writing Lab
Exercise A or An? Gayle, our sponsor, will show you around.
The extremely popular American film Titanic was widely criticized for its mediocre script. Have you met our exericses foreman, the tall man in the coveralls.
Razity, the lecturer at Norton University, is giving me writing lessons. My sister a graduate of the University of Iowa is now studying law. An above-average student and talented musician John made his family proud. Shona, the girl wearing the pink dress, is in my biology class.
When I saw Mr. We enjoy walking an exercise which requires no great skill. Walker, my old English teacher, I immediately thought of grammar. John was astonished, when he saw his former girlfriend Jill at the dance. This concept the appositive, can be a tricky element, in grammar. We know which movie we are talking about. My son, the policeman, will be visiting us next week.
Paul Newman the famous American actor directed five motion pictures. Jones, a very thin man.