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Compound Words

A compound word is a word when two or more words are combined to form a new word. We can form compound words by combining two or more words. For example, a farmhouse is a compound word that is formed by combining two words 'farm' and 'house' and it means a house attached to a farm.

Some more compound words are given below:

Example:

1. Moon and Light:
These are two words 'moon' and 'light'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'moonlight'.

2. News and Paper:
These are two words 'news' and 'paper'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'newspaper'.

3. Sun and Light:
These are two words 'sun' and 'light'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'sunlight'.

4. After and Noon:
These are two words 'after' and 'noon'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'afternoon'.

5. Motor and Car:
These are two words 'motor' and 'car'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'motorcar'.

6. Pop and Corn:
These are two words 'pop' and 'corn'. If we combine these two words together, it becomes a new word 'popcorn'.

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