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Monday 22nd June 2020

Today we are going to be writing expanded noun phrases. Using these in our writing will make it more descriptive and easier to read. The use of expanded noun phrases also helps to create an image in the mind of the reader.

Watch the video below to remind you.

An expanded noun phrase needs a determiner, a noun and at least one adjective.

Look at the example below and complete your own expanded noun phrase pyramid.

Look at the diary extract below. For each word highlighted in yellow, write an Expanded noun phrase on your 2do activity.


Deeper learning challenge: Write a dictionary definition for an expanded noun phrase.