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Name the objective case pronouns.
Me, you, him, her, it, them, us, whom
What are the jobs an objective case pronoun may have in a sentence?
Object of the preposition, direct object, and indirect object
Name the nominative case pronouns.
I, you, he, she, it, we, they, who
What are the jobs a nominative case pronoun may have in a sentence?
Subject and predicative nominative
What is possessive pronoun?
A pronoun that shows ownership
List the possessive pronouns
My, mine, your, his, her, its, our, their, whose
The thing or person who "does" the verb
Define DIRECT OBJECT.
The word that receives the action of the verb. Answers the question "(verb) who or what?"
Define PREDICATE NOMINATIVE.
A noun that completes a linking verb and renames the subject
Define PREDICATIVE ADJECTIVE.
An adjective that is found in the predicate and describes the subject
What is an adjective?
A word that modifies a noun, pronoun, or other adjective
What is an adverb?
A word that modifies verbs, adjectives, or another adverb.
What are the five types of adverbs?
Manner, time, place, degree, affirmation and negation
What is an adverb of manner?
Tells how something is done
What is an adverb of time?
Tells when something happens
What is an adverb of place?
Tells where something is
What is an adverb of degree?
Tells how much or how little
What is an adverb of affirmation or negation?
Affirms or denies
List the three articles.
A, an, the
What is an imperative sentence?
A sentence that give instructions or requests
What is an interrogative sentence?
A sentence that asks a question
What is a declarative sentence?
A sentence that states a fact or makes a statement
What is a phrase?
A group of words that work together as a single part of speech and does not contain a subject and a verb
What is a clause?
A group of words that has both a subject and a verb
What is an independent clause?
A clause that expresses a complete thought and can stand alone
What is a dependent clause?
A clause that does not express a full thought and cannot stand alone
What is the difference between a clause and a phrase?
A clause has both a subject and verb; a phrase does not
What is the difference between an independent clause and a dependent clause?
An independent clause expresses a complete thought and can stand alone; a dependent clause does not
What is the difference between an appositive and a noun in direct address?
What types of verbs will never have direct objects?
Being verbs and linking verbs
What is the difference between a prepositional phrase and an infinitive?
An infinitive has "to" + a verb
Give an example of an imperative sentence
Go clean your room!
Give an example of an interrogative sentence
How are you?
Give an example of a declarative sentence
I like cheese.
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