humble in spirit or manner
in a legible manner
remorse for your past conduct
having a bad reputation
Isolation from others
unreasonably high; excessive
an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person
fundamental nature; most important quality
gloomy silence; dismal sadness
causing a sharp sensation; stinging, biting
brotherly association of men
threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
construct, build, or erect
humorous 5 line poem; rhyme scheme (aabba)
Jqapanese poem; 3 lines not rhyming with 5 syllables, 7 syllables, 5 syllables about nature
capable of being seen or noticed
pulled or drawn tight
eager attention; concentration
lacking grace in movement
distorted or unnatural
a comparison of two things which may be unlike or alike
a comparison using the verb "to be" but not using "like" or "as"
a comparison using "like" or "as" Example: She was as small as a button.
description that appeals tot he senses (smell, taste, touch, sight, hear)
the reversal of the normal order of words
things, ideas, person, place
replace nouns or pronouns; Examples: he, she, they, all few themselves, we, their, our
a, an, the
a, an; refer to any member of a general group; A is used before a word beginning with a consonant sound. An is used before a word beginning with a vowel sound.
the; refers to someone in particular
names a person, place, or thing that can be perceived by one or more of the senses (sight, hearing, taste, touch & smell)
an abstract noun
names an idea, a feeling, a quality or a characteristic
names any one of a group of persons, places, things, or ideas
names a particular person, place, thing, or idea
is a word that names a group
The word that a pronoun stands for is called its ____________.
The word that a __________stands for is called its antecedent.
this, that, these, those; Example: This is the best soup!
this, that, these, those; Example: That boy is late for class.
a noun that names a particular person or place or thing; Example: Mary, Paris, Lakers, United States
nouns that can't be seen or touched; Examples: love, freedom, health, joy, sadness, etc.
fanboys: for, and. nor. but. or, yet, so
An adverb can modify what three parts of speech?
a verb, an adjective and an adverb
What do many adverbs end in?
they end in "ly"
a preposition that consist of more than one word, such as "in front of"
An interjection is a word used to express ________.
Correlative conjunctions are __________ of conjunctions that join words or word groups that are used in the same way.
A ___________is a word used to express action or state of being.