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Semester 1 Glossary: Grammar Terms
Glossary for the first semester of Mr. Feely's Amrican Lit. Class (in room 110). Grammar terms from our units with OWL on nouns, verbs, and commas
a noun denoting something material and nonabstract
a noun denoting something immaterial and abstract
something that indicates
something that determines
a tense of verb that refers to something that has already been completed
verbs that change when changing tenses
follows the pattern of taking -ed for the past simple and past participle
A clause in a complex sentence that contains at least a subject and a verb and can stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence
clause that cannot stand alone as a full sentence and functions as a noun, adjective, or adverb within a sentence
conjunction that connects two grammatical elements of identical construction
a syntactic construction containing a subject and predicate and forming part of a sentence or constituting a whole simple sentence
a sequence of two or more words arranged in a grammatical construction and acting as a unit in a sentence