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Chapter 1-4 vocabulary

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sentence
word group that contains a subject and a verb and that expresses a complete thought
subject
tells whom or what the subject is about
simple subject
main word or word group that tells whom or what the subject is about
predicate
a sentence tells something about the subject
simple predicate
main word or word group that tells something about the subject
compound subject
consists of 2 or more connected subjects that have the same verb
compound verb
consists of 2 or more verbs that have the same subject
declarative
makes a statement and ends with a period
imperative
gives a command or makes a request; ends with a period
interrogative
asks a ? and ends with a ? mark
exclamatory
shows excitement or strong feeling and ends with a !
noun
word or word group that is used to name a person, place, thing, or an idea
compound noun
2 or more words used together as a single noun
common noun
names any1 of a group of persond, places, things, or ideas
proper noun
names a particular person, place, thing, or idea
concrete noun
names a person, place, or thing that can be percieved by one or more of the senses
abstract noun
names an idea, feeling, quality, or characteristic
collective noun
word that names a group
pronoun
word used in place of 1 or more nouns or pronouns
reflexive pronoun
refers to subject and functions as a complement or an object of a preposition
intensive pronoun
emphasizes a noun or another pronoun
personal pronoun
refers to the 1 speaking, 1 spoken, or 1 spoken about
demostrative pronoun
points out a person, place, thing, or idea
interrogative pronoun
introduces a ?
relative pronoun
introduces a subordinate clause
indefinite pronoun
refers to a person, place, thing, or idea tht may or may not be specifically explained
adjective
word used to modify a noun or pronoun
verb
word used to express action or state of being
preposition
a word tht shows the relationship of a noun or pronoun
interjection
word used to express emotion
complement
word or word group that completes the meaning of a verb
conjunction
word used to join word or groups of words
DO
noun, pronoun, or word group that tells who or what recieves the action of the verb
IO
noun, pronoun, or word group that sometimes appears in sentences containing DO
subject complement
word or word group tht completes the meaning of a linking verb and tht identifies subject
PN
word or word group tht is in predicatae and tht identifies subject or refers to it
PA
adj. that is in the predicate and that describes subject