-ant / -ance


ant / -ance
letter patternsdance elegant ant

 

 

 

 

attendant – attendance
arrogant – arrogance
abundant – abundance
assistant – assistance

buoyant
blatant

constant
consonant
compliant – compliance
currant

contestant
colorant

defiant – defiance
distant – distance
dormant
disinfectant

errant
elegant – elegance
elephant

entrant – entrance
expectant- expectancy
emigrant

fondant
flippant – flippancy

gallant
giant

hesitant- hesitance
hydrant

instant – instance
ignorant – ignorance
important – importance
immigrant

jubilant

militant
migrant

pleasant
pregnant
plant
pendant
poignant – poignancy

rampant
redundant- redundancy
relevant – relevance
remnant
restaurant
radiant – radiance
resistant – resistance

servant
stimulant
stagnant

triumphant
tenant
transplant
truant- truancy

valiant
vagrant – vagrancy
vibrant – vibrancy


Also: dance, glance, balance, finance, advance
Exercise
1. Write 3 sentences using as many words as you can in the sentences. (Write them in the notes below so you remember them)
For example, He’s hesitant about applying to be the assistant manager in the restaurant.

2. Which “ant” are you? What about your family and friends?

pleasant
vibrant
gallant
elegant
radiant
observant
tolerant
exuberant
extravagant
distant
arrogant
ignorant
hesitant
flippant
vacant
truant
reluctant
 


They’re so elegant but arrogant and extravagant.

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Use the words above to decide what kind of ‘-ant’ is in each of the sentences


e.g. This ant knows nothing – ignorant

Type in the word and press Get Answer to check to see if you’re right

1: This ant is having a baby –


2: An ant that rents his/her house


3: This ant has a trunk


4: An ant that isn’t a vowel –


5: An ant that’s far away


6: An ant that comes to live permanently in a foreign country


7: An ant likes to use this to clean


8: An ant eats in this place


9: This ant doesn’t do something immediately or quickly because he/she is nervous or not certain.


10: This ant is extremely large.


11: This ant likes to be a ____________ and takes part in contests.


12: This ant’s job is to help the manager in their work, he’s/she’s an ____________ manager.



 

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