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Our focus text is 'Tiger Child' a folk tale from India.

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Grammar Definitions - Year 2

Noun (object, person, name) - Katie took her bag to school.

Verb (action words) - The girl jumped over the fence.

Adjective (describing words) - short, blue, sparkling

Noun phrase (adjectives that describe a noun) - A dark, gloomy house.

Adverb (modifies a verb, adjective, adverb or clause) - Silently, he walked into the room. Joshua soon started snoring loudly. That was really exciting.

 

DIFFERENT SENTENCE TYPES

Question - Where is my ball?

Statement - That is a pretty dress.

Exclamation (starts with what or how) - What a beautiful day! How lovely!

Command - Put the milk into the bowl.

 

PUNCTUATION

Apostrophe (possessive) - The boy's toys.

Apostrophe (contraction) - I'm, didn't, couldn't

Inverted commas - "Where are my shoes?" shouted Freddie.

Commas in a list - I bought a banana, some strawberries and an apple.

 

 


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