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49 terms
Year 8 English- Grammar
Parts of speech
How many parts of speech?
Nouns
Pronouns
Nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, co…
8
Name people, places, things, animals, ideas, beliefs and emot…
Stand in place of a noun.
Parts of speech
Nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, co…
How many parts of speech?
8
28 terms
English 8: Grammar Review
Phrase
Clause
What does a clause have that a phrase…
Can a phrase be a complete sentence?
Group of related words; Lacks a subject, verb, or both; Canno…
Group of related words with a subject and a verb
A subject and/or a verb completing the action of the subject
No
Phrase
Group of related words; Lacks a subject, verb, or both; Canno…
Clause
Group of related words with a subject and a verb
12 terms
Grammar Test English 8
Independent Clause
Relative Pronoun
Dependent Conjunction
Subject
A clause that can stand by its self. (with subject and verb)
that, who, whose, whom, which
Because, If, Who, Unless
What a clause is talking about
Independent Clause
A clause that can stand by its self. (with subject and verb)
Relative Pronoun
that, who, whose, whom, which
17 terms
Yr8 English - Grammar
Nouns
Pronoun
Proper noun
Verb
Person, place, thing or Animal
A word that substitutes for other nouns
The name of a specific Person, Place or thing.
What you do
Nouns
Person, place, thing or Animal
Pronoun
A word that substitutes for other nouns
29 terms
English 8 Grammar
thing is thing
how many types of independent clause?
thing is good
thing behaves
subject linking verb predicate nominative
4 (types)
subject linking verb predicate adjective
subject action verb
thing is thing
subject linking verb predicate nominative
how many types of independent clause?
4 (types)
21 terms
English Grammar 8
own
previous
continue to
various
所有する
以前の
~し続ける
様々な
own
所有する
previous
以前の
82 terms
English Grammar_2 8
hippopotamus
policy
properly
obey
河馬
政策
正確, 適當地
服從
hippopotamus
河馬
policy
政策
9 terms
English 8 {Grammar}
Noun
Adjective
Verb
Adverb
Person, place, thing or idea
Describes a noun
Expresses an action or state of being
Tells you more about a verb
Noun
Person, place, thing or idea
Adjective
Describes a noun
49 terms
Year 8 English- Grammar
Parts of speech
How many parts of speech?
Nouns
Pronouns
Nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, co…
8
Name people, places, things, animals, ideas, beliefs and emot…
Stand in place of a noun.
Parts of speech
Nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, co…
How many parts of speech?
8
10 terms
English Chapter 8 Grammar
Verb
Action Verb
Linking Verb
Regular Verbs
Is a word used to express an action or a state of being
Tells what the subject does, either physical or mental
Joins or links its subject to a subject compliment
Add d or ed to the present to form the past and past participle
Verb
Is a word used to express an action or a state of being
Action Verb
Tells what the subject does, either physical or mental
8 terms
Grammar Definitions English 8
Noun
Verbs
Pronoun
Adjective
a person, place, thing or idea.
a necessary component of all sentences; they put stalled subj…
a word that takes the place of a noun; whenever you use a per…
describe nouns or pronouns by answering one of these three qu…
Noun
a person, place, thing or idea.
Verbs
a necessary component of all sentences; they put stalled subj…
12 terms
English 8 Grammar Quiz
synonym
homophones
homograph
prefixes
a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as one or…
words that have the same sound but different spellings and me…
a word that has the same spelling as another word but a diffe…
added to the beginning of a root, or base word that changes i…
synonym
a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as one or…
homophones
words that have the same sound but different spellings and me…
20 terms
Grammar, English 8
Noun
Proper noun
Concrete noun
Abstract
Person/place/thing/idea/feeling
Soecific name or title of a noun
A specific thing you can touch or feel
Soemthing you cannot touch, a feeling, idea, concept
Noun
Person/place/thing/idea/feeling
Proper noun
Soecific name or title of a noun
32 terms
English 8 (grammar)
Article
Noun
Adjective
Verb
The a an
Person place or thing... Cat, pencil, Canada
Describes noun ... Red,fluffy,soft
Doing or being word ... Swift,stilled, run
Article
The a an
Noun
Person place or thing... Cat, pencil, Canada
41 terms
English 8 - basic grammar terms
noun
pronoun
verb
adjective
person, place, thing or idea
a word that takes the place of a noun
expresses action or state of being
a word that expresses an attribute of something
noun
person, place, thing or idea
pronoun
a word that takes the place of a noun
14 terms
English 8 Final Exam Grammar
Prepositions
Prepositional Phrase
Infinitive (Verbs)
Infinitive Phrase
Express a temporal (time) or spatial (distance/area/place) re…
Phrase that includes a preposition, the object of a prepositi…
Verb that can be used as a noun, adjective or adverb. Usually…
Phrase that includes an infinitive verb, its modifier and com…
Prepositions
Express a temporal (time) or spatial (distance/area/place) re…
Prepositional Phrase
Phrase that includes a preposition, the object of a prepositi…
33 terms
english 8 beach grammar
Gerund ends in what?
A verb being used as a noun
Consists of a gerund and related words
A gerund phrase goes until what?
-ing
Gerund
Gerund phrase
The verb or end of the sentence
Gerund ends in what?
-ing
A verb being used as a noun
Gerund
8 terms
English grammar terms 8
Adverb
Preposition
conjunticons
Interjection
a word or phrase that modifies or qualifies an adjective
a word governing, and usually preceding
the action or an instance of two or more events or things occ…
an abrupt remark, made especially as an aside or interruption.
Adverb
a word or phrase that modifies or qualifies an adjective
Preposition
a word governing, and usually preceding
19 terms
English 8 Final Writing and Grammar
Ideas
Organization
Voice
Word Choice
The heart of the message, the content of the piece, the main…
The internal structure of a piece of writing, the thread of c…
The heart and soul, the magic, the wit, along with the feelin…
The use of rich, colorful, precise language that moves and en…
Ideas
The heart of the message, the content of the piece, the main…
Organization
The internal structure of a piece of writing, the thread of c…
14 terms
The Complete English Grammar Series: Video 8
The basic principle of parallelism
Rule #1 of parallellism
Rule #2 of parallelism
Rule #3 of parallelism
The basic principle of parallelism
Rule #1 of parallellism
17 terms
Grammar English8
singular noun
plural noun
irregular plurals
common noun
person, place or thing or idea
names of more than one thing
when nouns change spelling in the plural form (woman, women)…
person, place, thing or idea
singular noun
person, place or thing or idea
plural noun
names of more than one thing
16 terms
English-Grammar Ch. 8
Verbs
Action verb
Linking verb
Verb phrase
Words that express an action or a state of being
Shows action you can see or takes place in your mind
Join the subject with a subject complement
Has a main verb and at least one helping verb
Verbs
Words that express an action or a state of being
Action verb
Shows action you can see or takes place in your mind
12 terms
GRAMMAR FOR ENGLISH 8
1st person personal pronouns:
2nd person personal pronouns:
3rd person personal pronouns:
1st person reflexive and intensive pro…
I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours
you, your, yours
he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its, they, them, their, the…
myself, ourselves
1st person personal pronouns:
I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours
2nd person personal pronouns:
you, your, yours
15 terms
English 8 Grammar Terms
allusion
chronic
denunciation
embelish
an indirect reference (n)
(adj) lasting and recurring for a long time
n oppen dissaproval
v to make beautiful by decorating
allusion
an indirect reference (n)
chronic
(adj) lasting and recurring for a long time
15 terms
English 8 Grammar Terms
allusion
chronic
denunciation
embelish
an indirect reference (n)
(adj) lasting and recurring for a long time
n oppen dissaproval
v to make beautiful by decorating
allusion
an indirect reference (n)
chronic
(adj) lasting and recurring for a long time
8 terms
English8 grammar terms
Noun
Pronoun
Verb
Adjective
Is the word naming a person,place,thing,and idea
Is the word taking the place of a noun.
Word showing action
Is the word modifying a noun or pronoun? Does it answer the q…
Noun
Is the word naming a person,place,thing,and idea
Pronoun
Is the word taking the place of a noun.
13 terms
Grammar English8 Examples
indefinite pronouns
possesive pronouns
first person
second person
all, anybody, both, either, anything, nothing, everyone, few,…
her, his, its, their, my, our, your
i, me, we or us
you
indefinite pronouns
all, anybody, both, either, anything, nothing, everyone, few,…
possesive pronouns
her, his, its, their, my, our, your
36 terms
English 8 Grammar
Appositive
Appositive phrase
Adjective
Descriptive adjective
Noun or pronoun that identifies or explains the noun or prono…
Consists of an appositive and its modifiers.
Word that modifies a noun or a person
Usually tells what kind, which one, or how many. Ex: dreary w…
Appositive
Noun or pronoun that identifies or explains the noun or prono…
Appositive phrase
Consists of an appositive and its modifiers.
31 terms
English Grammar in Use Unit 8
teraz
w czasie mówienia
Jim ogląda telewizję.
On nie gra teraz na gitarze.
now
at the time of speaking
Jim is watching television.
He is not playing the guitar.
teraz
now
w czasie mówienia
at the time of speaking
13 terms
English in Mind 1 Grammar: Unit 8
Present continuous
Belguim
holiday
Liverpool
现在进行时
比利时
假期
利物浦
Present continuous
现在进行时
Belguim
比利时
38 terms
English grammar 12/8
Five strategies to effective conclusions
Another
Each
Anything
1. Synthesize, don't summarize!... 2. Include a striking insight…
Singular
Singular
Singular
Five strategies to effective conclusions
1. Synthesize, don't summarize!... 2. Include a striking insight…
Another
Singular
31 terms
English grammar 12/8
Five strategies to effective conclusions
Another
Each
Anything
1. Synthesize, don't summarize!... 2. Include a striking insight…
Singular
Singular
Singular
Five strategies to effective conclusions
1. Synthesize, don't summarize!... 2. Include a striking insight…
Another
Singular
24 terms
english 8 grammar test
protagonist
setting
theme
plot
the central figure of a narrative around whom the events of t…
the time and place in which a story takes place
in a work is the authors message or the main idea
the sequence of events in a story,novel,play
protagonist
the central figure of a narrative around whom the events of t…
setting
the time and place in which a story takes place
9 terms
English 8 Grammar Quiz
Phrase
Clause
Two independent clauses connected with…
FANBOYS
a small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit…
A grammatical unit that contains both a subject and a verb.
My dog's name is Hannah, and she is very small.
For-And-Nor-But-Or-Yet-So
Phrase
a small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit…
Clause
A grammatical unit that contains both a subject and a verb.
18 terms
English 8 Exam - Grammar
Noun
Common Noun
Proper Noun
Concrete Noun
person, place, or thing
everyday, non-specific
capitalized, specific
can experience w/ 5 senses
Noun
person, place, or thing
Common Noun
everyday, non-specific
12 terms
Grammar Test English 8
Independent Clause
Relative Pronoun
Dependent Conjunction
Subject
A clause that can stand by its self. (with subject and verb)
that, who, whose, whom, which
Because, If, Who, Unless
What a clause is talking about
Independent Clause
A clause that can stand by its self. (with subject and verb)
Relative Pronoun
that, who, whose, whom, which
28 terms
English 8 Grammar Test
Comma Splice
Misplaced Modifier
Dangling modifier
Unclear Reference
Never separate two independent clauses with a comma. Use a pe…
Modifiers must be placed as close as possible to the nouns or…
Modifiers must have nouns or pronouns to modify and must be p…
All pronouns must have clear antecedents
Comma Splice
Never separate two independent clauses with a comma. Use a pe…
Misplaced Modifier
Modifiers must be placed as close as possible to the nouns or…
10 terms
English Grammar
simple sentence
compound sentence
complex sentence
independent clause
one independent clause
Two or more independent clauses
a sentence composed of at least one main clause and one subor…
A clause that can stand alone as a sentence with a subject an…
simple sentence
one independent clause
compound sentence
Two or more independent clauses
English Grammar 8 Parts of Speech
Golden Rule of Grammar
Noun
Proper Noun
Pronoun
Many words can perform as more than one part of speech. The p…
A word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
A word that names a particular person, place, thing, or idea.
A word that takes the place of a noun.
Golden Rule of Grammar
Many words can perform as more than one part of speech. The p…
Noun
A word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
14 terms
English grammar test 8
Improprieties
Denotation
Connotation
Exact/ Vivid nouns or verbs
Standard words used incorrectly
Strict dictionary definition
Goes beyond strict meaning to the feelings and images word su…
Replacing bland words for word wither more clarity
Improprieties
Standard words used incorrectly
Denotation
Strict dictionary definition
8 terms
English Grammar - 8 Parts of Speech
Noun
Pronoun
Verb
Adjective
Names a person, place, thing, activity, idea ... ex: girl, Londo…
Takes the place of a noun to avoid repetition... ex: I, you, he,…
Is a word which can assert action, being, or existence... ex: ju…
Describes (modifies) a noun or a pronoun by describing, quali…
Noun
Names a person, place, thing, activity, idea ... ex: girl, Londo…
Pronoun
Takes the place of a noun to avoid repetition... ex: I, you, he,…
English 8 Quiz 1 Grammar Section
Sentence
Four Types of Sentences
Declarative sentence
Interrogative sentence
A complete thought, which contains both a subject and a predi…
Declarative, Interrogative, Imperative, and Exclamatory
(statement): The dog ate my hamburger. ... - Ends in a period
(question): Did the dog eat my hamburger?... - Usually ends with…
Sentence
A complete thought, which contains both a subject and a predi…
Four Types of Sentences
Declarative, Interrogative, Imperative, and Exclamatory
15 terms
English 8 Hickman (Grammar Rules)
Nouns
Pronouns
Action Verbs
Linking Verbs
Names a person, place, thing, or an idea.
A word that takes the place of one or more nouns.
A word that expresses action. It may be made up of more than…
Connects the subject of a sentence with a noun or an adjectiv…
Nouns
Names a person, place, thing, or an idea.
Pronouns
A word that takes the place of one or more nouns.
9 terms
English8 Grammar and Writing Test
Prewriting
Drafting
chronological
order of importance
the first step in the writing process
the second step in the writing process
order in which events occur
from most to least or least to most important
Prewriting
the first step in the writing process
Drafting
the second step in the writing process
14 terms
The Complete English Grammar Series: Video 8
The basic principle of parallelism
Rule #1 of parallellism
Rule #2 of parallelism
Rule #3 of parallelism
The basic principle of parallelism
Rule #1 of parallellism
26 terms
English 8 vocab and grammar terms
Abstruse
Blunderbuss
Cringe
Envenom
difficult to understand; obscure
ancient weapon (type of gun); a clumsy person
recoil; flinch; shy away
to cause bitterness and bad feeling
Abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
Blunderbuss
ancient weapon (type of gun); a clumsy person
English 8 Semester Grammar Review
Nouns
Pronouns
Personal pronouns
Demonstrative pronouns
person, place, thing, or idea
words that take the place of nouns or a group of words acting…
I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours, your, yours, he, him, his…
point out a specific person, place, thing
Nouns
person, place, thing, or idea
Pronouns
words that take the place of nouns or a group of words acting…
10 terms
English vocab and grammar 10/8
disparate
proboscis
naught
meritorious
(adjective)markedly different in quality or character
(noun) trunk of an elephant
(noun) nothing
(adj) deserving praise, reward, esteem
disparate
(adjective)markedly different in quality or character
proboscis
(noun) trunk of an elephant
9 terms
English 8 Grammar August 2015
noun
adjective
pronoun
verb
person, place, or thing
something that describes a noun or pronoun
a word that replaces a noun
action, linking, a state of being
noun
person, place, or thing
adjective
something that describes a noun or pronoun
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