person place or thing
audience fleet jury set etc.
personal pronoun first person
i me my mine we us our ours
person. pr. second
you your yours
personal pro. third person
he him his she her hers it its they them their theirs
refers to the subjet:brandon wrote a note to himself
emphasizes: Brandon himself organized pep-rally
this that these those
what which who whose? :WHO is that?
that which who whom whose :the house THAT you saw was mine.
all each other most either another. refers to a noun
modifies noun or pronoun
run stand move
forms of be: am be will be could be had been have been etc. forms of have: has had have having
has an object: we ATE our lunch quickly
no object:we ATE quickly
modifies verb adj. or another adverb
where a cat can go: about above across etc. like throughout upon past by for except
coodinating:For And Nor But Or Yet So
correlative:both...and either...or neither...nor
subordinating:after because since when how unless
conveys emotion: ah hah! wow! well ouch whew
contains subject verb and is a complete thought
subject of a sentance
tells who or what :EVERYONE enjoied the movie
predicate of a sentace
tells somethign about the subject: lightening STRUCK
main word or word group: the COACH of our powderpuff team led us to victory.
simple subj. plus other words used to modify" THE COACH OF OUR PODERPUFF TEAM led us to victory
verb: the dog CHASED its tail frantically
verb and modifying words: the dog CHASED ITS TAIL FRANTICALLY
two or more subjects joined by conjunction: the SHIP and its CARGO sank.
verbs linked: we CHOSE a seat near the door and SAT down quietly
completes the meaning of a verb: Jose caught the BALL... they sent us an INVITATION
noun pronoun or word group thst shows who or what recieve the action of a verb or shows the result:do toads cause WARTS?... brandon invite ME on a date
tells to whom or to what: Dr. Venuti showed our CLASS the book
helps complete the meaning of a transitive verb by identifying the direct obj. : thy considered all the prize money THEIRS
identifies or describes the subject:
in the predicate that identifies the subjet it refers to: Brandon became a famous AUTHOR
modifies subject in predicate: the ocean is CALM.... does that plum taste BITTER?