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Model response to the Language features worksheet

Technical generalised nouns

Technical adjectives that are scientific and classify things

Connectives and conjunctions that create relationships between ideas Timeless present tense

satellite

scientists

diameter

circumference

planet

phases (of the Moon)

surface

desert

features

mountains

valleys

(lava*) fields

craters

natural

second brightest

illuminated

rocky

geographical

lava (fields)

and

after

but

because

is

believe

means

travels

takes

does not produce

reflects

are

has

include

*Lava is usually a noun but in this example it functions as a classifying adjective.

Note: Other tenses are also present in the text (for example, past tense: collided) to demonstrate an event that occurred in the past.