Words come in many different types. Some words are short while others are long. There are also words that are formed by combining other words. These words are called compound words. In this module, you will learn what compound words are and you will also practice figuring out their meanings by means of context clues.
In this module, you will learn to:
• define a compound word;
• identify compound words in sentences;
• classify a compound word according to its type; and
• infer the meaning compound words based on given context clues (synonyms, antonyms, word parts) and other strategies.English5_q1_mod2_Lesson1_InferringMeaningOfCompoundWordsUsingContextClues_v2