names a person, place, thing, or idea
names of an object that can be perceived by one or more of the senses and occupies space
names one person, place, thing, or idea
names more than one person, place, thing, or idea
noun that shows ownership or relationship
single noun formed from two or more words
general name for a person, place, thing, or idea
names a particular person, place, thing or idea
a noun that is singular in form but refers to a group of people or things
a word that takes the place of a noun
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers.
refers to the person speaking (1st person) the person spoken to (2nd person) or the person place thing spoken about. (I, me, we, you, he, they...)
pronouns that show possession or ownership
refers to a noun or another pronoun and indicates that the same person or thing is involved.
emphasizes a noun or another pronoun in the same sentence
a word that points out a specific person, place, or thing. Also points out idea.
used to form questions
used to form a subordinate clause
a pronoun that does not refer to a particular person, place, or thing.
a content word that denotes an action or a state
tells what action a person or thing is performing
followed by a word that answers the question what? or whom?
NOT followed by a word that answers the question what? or whom?
connects the subject of a sentence with a noun or adjective in the predicate that identifies or describes the subject. A linking verb doesn't show action.
consists of a main verb and all it's auxiliary, or helping verbs
a word that modifies a noun or pronoun by limiting it's meaning
describes a noun or pronoun on its own terms, without comparing it to anything else
adjective that compares two persons, places, things or ideas
compares more than two nouns or pronouns
A, an, the
formed from a proper noun and begins with a capital letter
defines a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word
something that joins or connects
two word combination to join words, phrases
a conjunction (like 'and' or 'or') that connects two identically constructed grammatical constituents
a conjunction (like 'since' or 'that' or 'who') that introduces a dependent clause
a type of adverb that creates logical connections between independent clauses
an abrupt emphatic exclamation expressing emotion