PLURALS – A TEST
Since we use the plural form of words easily, here is a small test to challenge you.
What is the correct plural form of the following twelve words?
How many did you answer correctly? (I bet you make at least one mistake.)
What is your grade percentile? (If you cannot work this out, I know a couple retired math teachers who would gladly help you.)
POSSIBLY DEBATABLE – PROBABLY NOT!
Identify the author of the following point of view.
“Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.”
The word for today is “saturnine”.
What part of speech is “saturnine”?
Define “saturnine” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.
BONUS: identify the root of the word and the connection of that root to the definition and receive a GOLD STAR. (HINT: think astrology.)