Nouns and Verbs Mr. Garcia Nouns • What is a noun? • A noun is a person, place, thing or idea • It can be common or proper Common Person • Boy • Girl • Mom • Dad • Teacher Common Place • Classroom • Restaurant • Movie Theater • Playground • Ocean/sea • Woods Common Thing • Animals fit into this category • Pig • Pencil • Hat • Ice Cream • Books • Ships • cars Proper Nouns • They are still nouns, but they give specific names Proper Person • Mrs. Neal • Mrs. Palomino • Ms. Magallanes • Hillary Duff • These are exact names! Proper Place • Serrano Elementary • Disneyland • McDonald’s • Claim Jumper • Mimi’s Café • Perris Lake • Moreno Valley Proper Things • Converse • K-Swiss • X-acto • Dell • Marty (the lion from Madagascar) Activity • Next we are going to work on a worksheet as part of our review. You have seen this worksheet before so it should take less time to complete it. Verbs • What is a verb? • A verb shows action! • Flying, talking, walking, shopping • Coughing • A verb can be from the be family • Verbs can be present, past, or future • Verbs can be helping Verb Be • Am, Is, Are Was Were are all verbs • I am tall. • He is nice. • She was a good student. • Were you going to talk to your friend? Present Verbs • Tells what is happening right now • They usually are just the word, or they end in –s, or –ing • Today she shops. • I am shopping. • Don’t shop! Verbs can be in the past • These verbs usually end in –ed • Walked • Talked • Shopped • hopped Verbs in the future • These verbs tell what will happen. • These verbs usually have the word will in front of them. • I will go to the store tomorrow. • In a week he will wash his car. Helping Verbs • There are three helping verbs we have learned. • Has, Have, Had • I have talked to her. • She had walked home at 3:00. • He has been my friend for a long time.
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