Pronouns - Hamilton Trust

Pronouns - Hamilton Trust

Determiners Odes and Insults You You You You are are are are a hero. the hero. my hero. your hero. ? A determiner tells us a bit more about a noun. Determiners go next to their noun or at the beginning of a noun phrase. They dont carry the meaning but they do influence it. a brown dog

the brown dog my brown dog her brown dog that brown dog the brown dog the brown the brown dogdog that any brown dog belongs to her that belongs to me weover sawthere before There are different types of determiner. They give different types of information about their noun. Articles

a an the a and an suggest any noun. the suggests it is specific. Possessives my your his her its our their Quantifier/ Numbers some any no every one two shows ownership

shows amounts/ numbers Demonstratives this that these those shows near or far nouns We dont need to know the categories, but it helps to know what determiners do. a brown dog Can you spot the determiners? I have never jumped out of a plane. I have never climbed the highest mountain. Hint: look for

words which specify the noun or noun phrase. I have never swam across any river. I have never carried my neighbour out of a burning building. I have never done these heroic things. I sometimes struggle to come out of my shell. a super tortoise ANSWERS Thinking about the way determiners change the meaning. This is a cake. This is my It is no particular cake. The cake is all mine! The cake is the one I told you about. cake. Determiners tell us a bit more about the noun. This is thatThey can change the meaning in subtle ways. cake. Thinking about the way determiners change the meaning. I like any

pudding. I like your I like the pudding you have. pudding. A small determiner Ican make a bigIimpact like the pudding see here.on the meaning. I like this I like all puddings. pudding. Can you match the determiner to the meaning? ANSWERS Can you chose the best determiner? Mike rides his ____ bike to school. (a/his) the Shopna did ____ homework. (some/the) Could you

There were She was hear the It many was The on one bike the of given a piece difference ground many belongs inand the to it to do thefor was fruit mike. just bowl. the

Maths. determiner nearest one. made? Ava atean ____ apple. (an/that) Jay picked up a ___ leaf on the ground. (a/that) Read each sentence as it appears and choose the best determiner. Try saying it to see the impact of your choice. A determiner tells us a bit more about a noun. We still need the noun. The determiner works with it. This rabbit is undercover. His mask is black. The mask is his. This is not a determiner. It has replaced the noun (rabbits). Determiners work with nouns. They do not replace them. Look carefully at the determiners. The determiners go in front of the nouns. Identifying Determiners

Determiner Not a Determiner a card. The Pick balloon popped. I forgot my hat . I cant find That mine. shoe is his. Have you any money? Fluffy was her cross Fluffy chewed mask. that we didnt Can you identify the underlined words? bring her. Hint: look for the noun that the determiner is specifying.

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