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Expanded noun phrases: Portuguese man o'war

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Whiteboard Challenges

Challenge 1
Copy and improve the first sentence by putting an adjective before each noun.

Challenge 2
Expand the second sentence with more information about the man o’ war, and replace the adjectives with some great alternatives.

Challenge 3
Using some of the words from the Word Wall, write your own scintillating sentence about the man o’ war featured in the film clip. It must include one (or more) expanded noun phrases. See if you can also include either a prepositional phrase or a relative clause.

Whiteboard Challenges

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1) Among the man o’ war’s ______tentacles lurked a _______ man o’ war fish.

2) The alien-like man o’ war, with _____ , was drifting across the turquoise sea.

Word Wall

Portuguese man o'war tentacle lethal muscular stinging cells trailed armed paralysed lurked reeled digested scaly husk