Voyages in English 2018 Gr. 5 Practice Bk

© Loyola Press. Voyages in English Grade 5 Section 1 • 17 Name Date For additional help, review pages 22–23 in your textbook or visit A noun names a person, place, or thing. An adjective describes a noun. Many words can be used as either nouns or adjectives. Write whether each underlined word is a noun or an adjective. 1. Did you know there are 30 professional teams in this league? 2. Using public transportation helps cut down on air pollution. 3. The flowers blooming in the garden are beautiful. 4. The gift our class gave to Mr. Henderson was a surprise to him. 5. The debate team has a big competition in two weeks. Use each word in the box to complete two of the sentences. For each sentence write noun or adjective to identify how the word is used. football ocean mountain magazine 6. Huge waves crashed on the sandy shore. 7. This contains several interesting articles. 8. The high school game went into overtime. 9. The Sierras are a range in California. 10. We stood on the peak of the . 11. He caught the and ran down the field. 12. I read a article about coin collecting. 13. She gazed at the blue before her. Write two sentences for each word. Use it once as a noun and once as an adjective. 14. apple 15. history 16. gold 1.11 Words Used as Nouns or as Adjectives