Chapter 1-2-15: Compound Nouns

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"Compound nouns are written as separate words (grapefruit juice), as words linked by a hyphen (sister-in-law), or as one word (schoolteacher)." -- About Education

Don't feel bad if you're having trouble understanding compound nouns—Anglophones have trouble with them in their own language.

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