Activity 1 week 7
Write homophones for the following words e.g.: air-heir
A .allowed=aloud b. bare=bear c. barren=baron d. bury=berry
- Boar=bore f. boarder=border g .bridal=bridle h .caught.= court
Carefully proofread the following paragraph and rewrite the passage correctly.
That night, when it was dark, they quietly crept along and go on the ship’s deck.
Everyone was two busy to notice them. By and by they cam to a black, square hole,
and down they crept by a ladder what was in it. They found a lower deck after
they had gone down a little way, and had just stepped onto it when the hole was covered over.
Make the word in brackets mean more than one. Write the correct sentence.
a. There are two chiefs in this tribe. ( chief)
b. We cut the oranges into halves.(half)
c. The police arrested the three thieves. ( thief)
d. The baker gave me seven loaves of bread. (loaf)
e. The men and their wives are touring on the Gold Coast.
f. We stacked the books on the two bottom shelves. (shelf)
g. The wolves were driven off by the noise of the guns.(wolf)
h. We swept up all the fallen leaves in the garden. (leaf)