spelling week #5

 

Abdication

Adjournment

Advocate

Allegiance

Allowances

Amendments

Anarchy

Arbitration

Architect

Arguments

Please complete the following sentences with “them’ or “those”.

 

 

Activity 1

Those (Them, Those) parliamentarians are arguing again – stop them ( them, those).

Pass me those (Them, those) volumes of Hansard, please.

Do you agree with them (Them, those) new laws to be presented for Parliamentary debate?

The police picked up those (them, those) burglars in the neighbour’s backyard.

Activity 2

Decide which words below have silent letters. Write these words and letters into the boxes.

 

Foreign            campaign       monarch         sea      cooperate marriage Adjourn          bridge             roads              rights  shadow

 

WORD

SILENT LETTERS

   WORD

SILENT LETTERS

 Debt                          b                                   monarch                   c

Foreign                       g                                 sea                             a

Cooperate                 e                                  marriage                   i

Adjourn                     d                                 rights                         g

Activity 3

Govern-antonym=regulate, regularize      synonym= control, rule

Pollution-antonym= cleanliness, recycle    synonym= contamination, dirtiness

Member-antonym=non-member,                 synonym= associate, group