Happy Thankgivening


Today’s lesson is on compound words. A compound word  is formed by combining two words together to make one new word.

It’s simple, really. Thanks + giving = Thanksgiving

Now, you try it.

Thanks + giving = Thankgivening

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Um, no.

Let’s try another one, shall we?

Thanks + giving = Tanksgiven

*Sigh* — I give up.

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Photos used with permission from Jen at CakeWrecks


  • Posted November 17, 2010

    JoJo Tabares

    Tanks very much for posting these! 😀

  • Posted November 17, 2010


    At least the cakes look delicious! 🙂

  • Posted November 17, 2010


    Thanks for posting and sharing such delicious pics – its pleasure without the guilt! Happy Thanksgiving! Love your lessons 😉

    • Posted November 17, 2010


      Thanks, ladies! This was a fun one!

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