This is a puzzle worksheet in which students determine the answer to a riddle by completing the worksheet. This worksheet is great as an introduction or review of compound nouns. Students practice combining words to create compound nouns by doing this worksheet. The worksheet covers noun-noun, noun-verb, noun-adjective, noun-adverb, and adverb-verb compound nouns.
By completing this worksheet students will find the answer to this joke: What's so bad about Russian nesting dolls? (May need a bit of scaffolding)
Answer: They are all so full of themselves.