Appositive Phrases

redefining since who knows when?

Definition

An appositive is a noun or noun phrase that renames another noun right beside it.

examples

The dog, wombat, yelped while getting an insulin shot.


The boy, Damian, was listening to his music


The boy, Manny, made a youtube channel


The cat, summer, messed with a roll of toilet paper


The parrot, crackerjack, flew around the house