Appositive: a noun orpronoun that is placednext to another nounor pronoun to identifyit or give more
Appositive Phrases:an appositive plus anywords that modify theappositive
Ex: He is saving
Notice thatappositivephrases cancontainprepositionalphrases.
Ex: Ethan’s friend
also works at thebookstore.
isessential becauseEthan has morethan one friend.)
the capitol of Columbia.
(Theappositive phraseidentifies Bogota.)