Week 6 Activity One
Write homophones for the following words eg: air – heir
a. allowed aloud b. bare bear c. barren baron d. bury berry
e. boar bore f. boarder boared g. bridal blidel h. caught court
Use a dictionary to assist you to formulate the meaning of 5 list words
Carefully proofread the following paragraph and rewrite the passage correctly.
I. Debt a sum of money that is owed or due.
II. Defence the action of defending from or resisting attack.
III. Deputy a person who is appointed to undertake the duties of a superior in the superior’s absence.
IV. Dictate state or order authoritatively.
V. Drafted prepare a preliminary version of (a document).
That nite, when it was dark, they quietly crept along and go on the ship’s deck.
Everyone was too 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
Make the word in brackets mean more than one. Write the correct sentence.
a. There are two chefes in this tribe. ( chief)
b. We cut the oranges into halfs .(half)
c. The police arrested the three thief. ( thief)
d. The baker gave me seven loafes of bread. (loaf)
e. The men and their are touring on the Gold Coast.
f. We stacked the books on the two bottom shelfs (shelf)
g. The wolf were driven off by the noise of the guns.(wolf)
h. We swept up all the fallen leafs in the garden. (leaf)