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What is the definition of a noun?
A noun is a naming word. It names a person, place, thing, idea, living creature, quality, or action.
What type of noun names a specific person, place of thing?
What type of noun names any person, place thing or idea?
What type of noun names a noun you can perceive with one or more of your senses?
What type of noun can you not perceive with one or more of your senses?
What is an action verb?
They are used to show when somebody does something.
What are state-of-being verbs?
State-of-being verbs are verbs that state that something IS.
What are helping verbs?
Helping verbs are verbs that are used in a verb phrase (meaning, used with a second verb) to show tense, or form a question or a negative.
If you have a singular subject, you must have what type of verb?
What is an adjective?
Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing (noun) in the sentence
List the three articles.
a, an, and the
Adjectives have degrees, what are the three degrees?
the positive, the comparative, and the superlative
Christian music and French fries are examples of what type of adjective
What is an adverb?
Adverbs are words that modify a verb, an adjective, or another adverb.
What is the definition of preposition?
A preposition describes a relationship between other words in a sentence.
What is a prepositional phrase?
A prepositional phrase consists of a preposition, a noun or pronoun that serves as the object of the preposition.
What are the two primary things prepositions can tell you?
Time and place
What is wrong with this sentence?“Where are you at?”
You can’t end a sentence with a preposition.
What is a phrasal verb?
The combination of verb and preposition.
What is a pronoun?
Pronouns refer to a noun, an individual or individuals or thing or things (the pronoun's antecedent) whose identity is made clear earlier in the text.
What is the definition of antecedent, when referring to pronouns?
The word the pronoun is replacing.
What are personal pronouns?
Personal pronouns stand for persons or things
What are the five demonstrative pronouns?
What are the four relative pronouns?