TEAS 6 - English/Language

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Vice Cops Will Want No Punishment At All
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Vice Cops Will Want No Punishment At All
Verbs; Cross out prepositional phrases; Who/what subject; No nouns; Pronouns; At adjectives; All adverbs
To be verbs
Am, is, are
Nouns
Person, place, thing, animal, idea, or feeling
Verbs
Action verbs

Passive verbs

Linking verbs
Adjectives
Describe a noun
Adverbs
Describe a verb
Prepositional phrases
In, out, around, about, etc.
Clauses
A string of two or more words, with a subject and a verb

Ex. When the saints go marching in

Ex. Obediah Simpson is uglier than a rabid raccoon.
Phrase
A string of two or more words, that do not have a subject and a verb

Ex. because of her glittering smile

Ex. broken into thousands of pieces
What is used to separate a quotation from interrupting text?
Comma
Articles
a, and, the

Never capitalize articles unless necessary to another rule
First person
Subjective

Singular: I

Plural: We
Second person
You use the second-person point of view to address the reader, as I just did

Singular: Mom can you grab the keys

Plural: Everyone needs to raise their
hand if they have a question
What is used between a title and sub-title of a book?
Colon
Third person
"He, she, or it"

Objective