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Identify Adjectives, Verbs and Nouns.

In this activity, students will play detective to identify which robber stole words from the Grammar Bank by answering questions about verbs, nouns and adjectives. As the activity progresses, students have to identify each type of word, underline adjectives and then think of their own examples of each to consolidate their knowledge.

'Identify Adjectives, Verbs and Nouns.' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 2 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

Curriculum subtopic:   Recall and Apply Year 2 Grammar Rules

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Worksheet Overview

In this activity, a robber has taken nouns, adjectives and verbs from The Grammar Bank. You must catch the right robber by answering questions from clues the robber dropped while running away!


You will need to remember this to complete this activity:


A noun is the name of a person, place or thing such as: ball, cat, school, plant, book, park.


An adjective is a word that describes a noun such as: green, tall, small, yellow, nice, loud, friendly.


A verb is an action or a doing word such as: talk, run, jump, hop, skip, jump.


Good luck, detective.



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