1. Label all the parts of the following noun phrases. Include as much info on each as possible:
Her bike The determiner is her. The noun is bike.
The two children The determiner is the. The noun is children.
All my sisters many
1) List some additional derivational suffixes for adjectives with examples of words that use them.
Think, for example, about the suffixes that indicate nationalities.
-ese = Chinese, Vietnamese, Burmese, Japanese.
1) Describe as accurately as you can the noun phrase functions signaled by the prepositions in
the following sentences:
We met them on the slopes. Place
He felled the tree with an axe. Possession
The car disappeared ov
3) Can you pick out the pro-forms in the following sentences? What repetition do they avoid?
The fish is in the bowl and the snail is there also. The pro-form is there. The repetition
avoided is the usage of the word b