Compound Words

Compound words are words that are made up of two or more other words. Without using the two words, the sense of the word sometimes is not clear.

COMMONLY USED COMPOUND WORDS:

For example: the word sunflower is made up of two words, sun and flower. Some examples of compound words are as under:

Wheel+Chair=Wheelchair
Star+Fish=Starfish
Lady+Bird=Ladybird
Tooth+Brush=Toothbrush
Sun+Flower=Sunflower
Cup+Board=Cupboard
Butter+Fly=Butterfly
Car+Go=Cargo
Fore+Arm=Forearm
Room+Mate=Roommate
Ice+Cream=Ice-cream
Neither+Land=Neither land
Scot+Land=Scotland
Super+Man=Superman
Foot+Age=Footage
Deep+Freezer=Deep-freezer
Milk+Man=Milkman
Sun+Day=Sunday
Key+Board=Keyboard
Court+Room=Courtroom
Shoe+Maker=Shoemaker
Washer+Man=Washer-man
Police+Man=Policeman
Yard+Stick=Yardstick
Foot+Rest=Footrest
Home+Land=Homeland
Car+Penter=Carpenter
Show+Room=Showroom
Store+Room=Storeroom
Sun+Bath=Sunbath
Gum+Stick=Gum-stick
Grass+Hopper=Grasshopper
Road+Master=Road-master

List of Countries & Their Capitals

There are some more words in the English language which are compound words.

AfternoonAirbagAircraftAirplane
AirportAnywayAnotherAnybody
AnyoneAnythingAnytimeArmchair
BaseballBasketballBathroomBedroom
BirthdayBridegroomBriefcaseBusinessman
CarelessChairmanCheckupDaylight
DaytimeEaracheDesktopEvergreen
EverybodyFireflyEveryoneEverything
EyeballEyebrowFootstepHousewife
GoodnightGood-morningIncomeInkpot
GrandfatherGrandmaIndoorOutdoor
ShopkeeperLivestockKeywordKickoff
LandlordLookoutManholeMilkshake
MoonlightMotorcycleMyselfOutdoors
NetworkClassroomWashroomBathroom
NothingSettingOvertimeOverwork
PassportTransportPeanutPlayground
RailwayQuarterbackSilkwormSuccessful
SoftwareSomedaySomedaySometime
SmallpoxSunlightSunsetStarlight
StepsisterStepsonThemselvesToothbrush
ToothpasteWithoutWorkbookVolleyball
YourselfBeautifulWheelchairSunflower
StarfishAircraftLonelyEye-brow
NovelTowelSpidermanSun-glass
Eye-sideSteamerHandkerchiefSunlight
MoonlightLandlordFootballTape-recorder
AlmondPistolSwimmerDrunker
DreamerIslandRunwayMotorway
PathwayArmed-forcesCybercrimeFacebook
WhatsAppHolidayShowcaseIron-rod
FarmlandFishermanCowmanCow-lady
YourselfOurselvesThemselvesItself
WithoutKnockoutKick outLittle-bit
LowercaseLump-sumCoverageTelevision
MotorbikeBicycleMotorcarHandbrake
PolytheneArmpitBicepBlack-magic

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