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Grammar and Usage Lesson #56 CCSS.ELA–LITERACY.L. 1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. Non-standard English Commonly Misused Words. Following are commonly misused words :

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Grammar and usage lesson 56 ccss ela literacy l 1

Grammar and Usage Lesson #56

CCSS.ELA–LITERACY.L. 1

Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

Non-standard English Commonly Misused Words


Grammar and usage lesson 56 ccss ela literacy l 1

  • Following are commonly misused words:

  • Additions: We should say anyway, not anyways. We should say toward, not towards.

  • Deletions: We should say used to, not use to. We should say nothing, not nothin’. something, not somethin’, and anything, not anythin’.

  • Example: I used to play guitar.

  • Misused Phrases: We should say I couldn’t care less, not I could care less. We should say once in a while, not once and a while. We should say any more, not no more. We should say could have, not could of. And no would of, should of, might of.


Grammar and usage lesson 56 ccss ela literacy l 1

Practice

I could care less if you put somethin’ towards the balance of the loan. That amount doesn’t matter much anyways.


Grammar and usage lesson 56 ccss ela literacy l 1

Practice

I could care less if you put something towards the balance of the loan. That amount doesn’t matter much anyways.

Practice Answers

I couldn’tcare less if you put something toward the balance of the loan. That amount doesn’t matter much anyway.


Grammar and usage lesson 56 ccss ela literacy l 1

Writing Application

Write your own sentence using a commonly misused phrase.


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