Grammar Aquarium

Stevo

Words

Stevo

Words are used to help us talk to each other.

There are lots and lots of words. They all have:
• a way they are spoken
• a way they are spelled
• one or more meaning

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Stevo

Remember, words help us talk and communicate.

Your Turn…

1. Which of the following is NOT a type of word?
A verb
A comma
A noun

2. What is a word?
A group of letters
An animal
Something you can eat

3. A group of words can be…
A clause
A phrase
Both of the above

4. What do we call a group of related words?
A word family
The Smiths
A football team

5. What do all words have?
A spelling and a meaning
A box of biscuits
Somebody to love

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