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Shurley English
4 types of sentences
5 parts of a complete sentence
5 parts of speech thought this semester
Adverbs modify?
Interrogative, Imperative, Declarative, Exclamatory
Capital letter, Verb, Subject, Complete sense, End mark
Prepositions, Nouns, Adjectives, Adverb, Verb
Verbs, Adjectives, and Other Adverbs
4 types of sentences
Interrogative, Imperative, Declarative, Exclamatory
5 parts of a complete sentence
Capital letter, Verb, Subject, Complete sense, End mark
13 terms
Shurley English Chapter 2
noun
adverb
adjective
article adjective
A person, place, thing, or idea is one of these.
Modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb. It asks, "How?…
Modifies a noun or a pronoun. It asks, "What kind? Which one?…
A, An, The
noun
A person, place, thing, or idea is one of these.
adverb
Modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb. It asks, "How?…
14 terms
Shurley English
Noun
Subject Noun
Pronoun
Verb
N
SN
Pro
V
Noun
N
Subject Noun
SN
11 terms
Shurley English 51 Prepositions
Prepositions Starting with A
Prepositions Starting with B
Prepositions Starting with D
Prepositions Starting with E and F
Aboard About Above... Across After Against... Along Among Around... As…
Before Behind Below... Beneath Beside Between... Beyond But By
Despite Down During
Except ... For From
Prepositions Starting with A
Aboard About Above... Across After Against... Along Among Around... As…
Prepositions Starting with B
Before Behind Below... Beneath Beside Between... Beyond But By
12 terms
Shurley English Chapter 4
embellish
Synonym for embellish
Antonym for embellish
efface
to add details to make beautiful
enhance
mar
to remove
embellish
to add details to make beautiful
Synonym for embellish
enhance
15 terms
Shurley English Parts of Speech
Noun
Adjective
Pronoun
Article
names a person, place, thing or idea.
Describes/modifies a noun or a pronoun. It answers these ques…
Takes the place of a noun.
It is also called a noun marker because it announces that a n…
Noun
names a person, place, thing or idea.
Adjective
Describes/modifies a noun or a pronoun. It answers these ques…
24 terms
shurley English vocab words
Absent
Ample
export
amuse
not in a particular place... synonym: missing... antonym: present
more than enough... synonym: abundant... antonym: scarce
to carry out or send out... synonym: ship... antonym: import
using humor to have fun... synonym: entertain... antonym: annoy
Absent
not in a particular place... synonym: missing... antonym: present
Ample
more than enough... synonym: abundant... antonym: scarce
15 terms
Shurley english
7 present tense helping verbs
5 past tense helping verbs
2 future tense helping verbs
Singular indefinite pronouns: 4/one
Am, is, are, has, have, do, does.
Was, were, had, did, been
Will, shall
Anyone, everyone, someone,no one
7 present tense helping verbs
Am, is, are, has, have, do, does.
5 past tense helping verbs
Was, were, had, did, been
13 terms
Shurley English Chapter 3
singular noun
plural noun
common noun
proper noun
This kind of noun means only one.
This kind of noun means more than one.
This kind of noun is not specific and not capitalized.
This kind of noun is specific and always capitalized.
singular noun
This kind of noun means only one.
plural noun
This kind of noun means more than one.
8 terms
shurley english
lavish
adversary
stagnant
petty
using or giving in great amount
a person that opposes or resists
foul from not flowing
having little or no importance
lavish
using or giving in great amount
adversary
a person that opposes or resists
Shurley English
asks a question
a/an are also called
adjective modifies
the
interrogative sentence
indefinite articles
noun or pronoun
definite article
asks a question
interrogative sentence
a/an are also called
indefinite articles
5 terms
Shurley English Chapter 4
preposition
object of the preposition
prepositional phrase
adjust
The word that connects its object to some other word in the s…
the noun or pronoun after a preposition.
begins with a preposition and ends with an object of the prep…
to change or make better
preposition
The word that connects its object to some other word in the s…
object of the preposition
the noun or pronoun after a preposition.
15 terms
Shurley english
7 present tense helping verbs
5 past tense helping verbs
2 future tense helping verbs
Singular indefinite pronouns: 4/one
Am, is, are, has, have, do, does.
Was, were, had, did, been
Will, shall
Anyone, everyone, someone,no one
7 present tense helping verbs
Am, is, are, has, have, do, does.
5 past tense helping verbs
Was, were, had, did, been
5 terms
Shurley English Test 1
Words with opposite meanings
periods, commas, apostrophes, end marks
a comparison of words with similar rel…
words with similar meanings
antonyms
punctuation
analogies
synonyms
Words with opposite meanings
antonyms
periods, commas, apostrophes, end marks
punctuation
Shurley English Chapter 2
Hand:glove:: foot:
blue:blew::to:
we:see::stew:
abolish
sock
two
chew
to do away with
Hand:glove:: foot:
sock
blue:blew::to:
two
Shurley English Test
pattern 1
Pattern 2
Pattern 3
Pattern 4
SN V
SN V-T DO
SN V-T IO DO
SN LV PrN
pattern 1
SN V
Pattern 2
SN V-T DO
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Shurley English 51 Prepositions
Prepositions Starting with A
Prepositions Starting with B
Prepositions Starting with D
Prepositions EFILO
Aboard About Above... Across After Against... Along Among Around... As…
Before Behind Below... Beneath Beside Between... Beyond But By
DESPITE! DOWN! DURING!... (despite down during)
Except For From... In Inside Into ... Like Near Of Off On ... Out Outs…
Prepositions Starting with A
Aboard About Above... Across After Against... Along Among Around... As…
Prepositions Starting with B
Before Behind Below... Beneath Beside Between... Beyond But By
17 terms
Shurley English Chapter 2
noun
verb
adverb
adverb questions
person, place, thing, or idea
tells what the subject does or what the subject is.
a word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
How? When? Where?
noun
person, place, thing, or idea
verb
tells what the subject does or what the subject is.
Shurley English 5 vocabulary
construction
dilapidation
prodigy
genius
something that is built
the state of disrepair
a highly gifted child
extraordinary
construction
something that is built
dilapidation
the state of disrepair
Shurley English- Chapter 8
frivolous
fatigued
fortitude
suffix: ent
inappropriately silly or lacking serious purpose
weary because of phyiscal or mental effort
emotional strength when facing hardship
state of, quality of
frivolous
inappropriately silly or lacking serious purpose
fatigued
weary because of phyiscal or mental effort
14 terms
Shurley English 2
noun
verb
adjective
adverb
names a person, place, thing, or idea
an action word
modifies a noun or pronoun
modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb
noun
names a person, place, thing, or idea
verb
an action word
16 terms
Shurley English Chapter 6
valiant
synonym for valiant
antonym for valiant
The _____ fireman rescued the family f…
showing bravery
courageous
cowardly
valiant
valiant
showing bravery
synonym for valiant
courageous
12 terms
Shurley English Chapter 3 - Grade 6
fastidious
Antonym for fastiidious
Synonym for fastidious
brevity
excessively attentive to detail
careless
meticulous
lasting a short time
fastidious
excessively attentive to detail
Antonym for fastiidious
careless
13 terms
Shurley English 1 Chapter 4
yellow
two
happily
brown
Adjective (Adj)
Adjective (Adj)
Adverb (Adv)
Adjective (Adj)
yellow
Adjective (Adj)
two
Adjective (Adj)
14 terms
Shurley English 1 Chapter 5
the
worked
a
ant
THE is an article adjective (A)
Verb (V)
A is an article adjective (A)
Subject Noun (SN)
the
THE is an article adjective (A)
worked
Verb (V)
10 terms
Shurley English Reference 60
"ch, sh, z, s, ss, x" - add "es"
a vowel plus "y," add "s"
a consonant plus "y," change the "y" t…
"f" or "fe," change the "f" or "fe" to…
Rule 1
Rule 2
Rule 3
Rule 4
"ch, sh, z, s, ss, x" - add "es"
Rule 1
a vowel plus "y," add "s"
Rule 2
7 terms
Shurley English Test 2
indecisive
ample
abandon
synonym of abandon
Unable to decide
more than adequate
to leave completely and finally
desert
indecisive
Unable to decide
ample
more than adequate
16 terms
Shurley English Parts of Speech
Noun
Adjective
Pronoun
Article
names a person, place, thing or idea.
describes a noun or a pronoun. It answers these question; wha…
takes the place of a previously stated noun.
It is also called a noun marker because it announces that a n…
Noun
names a person, place, thing or idea.
Adjective
describes a noun or a pronoun. It answers these question; wha…
113 terms
Shurley English - Level 7
affirmative
affirmative
affirmative
word part - mar
expressing agreement, assent
synonym - agreeable
antonym - disagreeable
sea, ocean
affirmative
expressing agreement, assent
affirmative
synonym - agreeable
11 terms
Shurley English Chapter 3
ferocious
wing : airplane :: anchor : ship
prepositions
object of the preposition
Violently cruel... Synonym: savage... Antonym: harmless... Ferocious c…
Part-to-whole relationship: just as a wing is part of an airp…
words that join other words in a special way. They show how w…
the noun or pronoun following a preposition ... To find an objec…
ferocious
Violently cruel... Synonym: savage... Antonym: harmless... Ferocious c…
wing : airplane :: anchor : ship
Part-to-whole relationship: just as a wing is part of an airp…
Shurley English Vocabulary Chapter 4
Embellish
Efface
Placid
Preliminary
To add details to make beautiful.
To remove.
Pleasantly calm or unruffled.
Coming before; leading up to.
Embellish
To add details to make beautiful.
Efface
To remove.
20 terms
Shurley English Chapter 3
Singular Noun
Plural Noun
Common Noun
Proper Noun
means only one
means more than one
names ANY person, place, thing, or idea. NOT capitalized.
names a SPECIFIC person, place, thing, or idea. ALWAYS capita…
Singular Noun
means only one
Plural Noun
means more than one
8 terms
Shurley English: Chapter 5
benevolent
charitable
methodical
chaotic
an inclination to do good; kindliness; a charitable act
generous to the needy; kind and forgiving
characterized by method; orderly; systematic
extremely confusing or disordering
benevolent
an inclination to do good; kindliness; a charitable act
charitable
generous to the needy; kind and forgiving
6 terms
Shurley English Chapter 10
Hesitate
Pause
Rush
Stationary
To wait or stop for a moment
Synonym for hesitate
Antonym for hesitate
Not moving
Hesitate
To wait or stop for a moment
Pause
Synonym for hesitate
18 terms
Shurley English Chapter 7
7 Present Tense Helping Verbs
5 Past Tense Helping Verb
adversary
synonym for adversary
am, is, are, has, have, do, does
was, were, had, did, been
a person that opposes or resists
enemy
7 Present Tense Helping Verbs
am, is, are, has, have, do, does
5 Past Tense Helping Verb
was, were, had, did, been
8 terms
Shurley English 5_6 Vocabulary
veritable (adj.)
fictitious (adj.)
perpetual (adj.)
constant (adj.)
actual, true, real (ANT: ficticious)
not real; false (ANT: veritable)
lasting or seeming to last forever or for a long time; contin…
continuing without interruption (SYN: perpetual)
veritable (adj.)
actual, true, real (ANT: ficticious)
fictitious (adj.)
not real; false (ANT: veritable)
8 terms
Shurley English 5_16 Vocabulary
flippant
polite
camouflage
conceal
(adj.) lacking in seriousness
(adj.) showing good manners toward others
(v.) to disguise, hide, deceive
(v.) to hide, keep from sight
flippant
(adj.) lacking in seriousness
polite
(adj.) showing good manners toward others
16 terms
Shurley English Chapter
inclement: defn
inclement: syn
inclement: ant
run: ran
severe; rough; threatening
stormy
balmy
sit : sat
inclement: defn
severe; rough; threatening
inclement: syn
stormy
8 terms
Shurley English 5_21 Vocabulary
brusque
diplomatic
amateur
beginner
(adj.) abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
(adj.) skilled in dealing with sensitive matters or people
(n.) one who does something as a hobby--for the love of it, n…
(n.) someone new to a field or activity
brusque
(adj.) abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
diplomatic
(adj.) skilled in dealing with sensitive matters or people
15 terms
Shurley English Chapter 2
4 parts of speech we have covered
noun
verb
adjective
noun, verb, adjective, adverb
names a person, place, thing, or idea
tells what the subject is doing
modifies a noun or pronoun
4 parts of speech we have covered
noun, verb, adjective, adverb
noun
names a person, place, thing, or idea
8 terms
Shurley English 5_18 Vocabulary
guarded
candid
forfeit
relinquish
(adj.) hesitant or careful in speech, attitude or manner
(adj.) saying exactly what one thinks, without hiding anything
(v.) to give something up willingly in order to pursue or obt…
(v.) to surrender, hand over, abandon
guarded
(adj.) hesitant or careful in speech, attitude or manner
candid
(adj.) saying exactly what one thinks, without hiding anything
8 terms
Shurley English 5_19 Vocabulary
contemptible
admirable
adversity
misfortune
(adj.) deserving of scorn; worthless; despicable
(adj.) worthy of approval, respect, and admiration
(n.) condition of hardship, affliction, distress
(n.) difficult situation; trouble that someone experiences
contemptible
(adj.) deserving of scorn; worthless; despicable
admirable
(adj.) worthy of approval, respect, and admiration
Shurley English Vocabulary
amiable
minute
seldom
apt
...able to be a friend
small or tiny
...not often
just right
amiable
...able to be a friend
minute
small or tiny
13 terms
Shurley English Vocab 2
vague
callous
buoyant
hindrance
not clearly defined or understood. obscure
without feeling,insensitive
able to float, unsinkable
something that prevents, obstacle
vague
not clearly defined or understood. obscure
callous
without feeling,insensitive
8 terms
Shurley English 5_5 Vocabulary
alliance (n.)
division (n.)
frugal (adj.)
thrifty (adj.)
an agreement to work together (ANT: division)
discord that splits a group (ANT: alliance)
avoiding waste (SYN: thrifty)
careful about money; economical (SYN: frugal)
alliance (n.)
an agreement to work together (ANT: division)
division (n.)
discord that splits a group (ANT: alliance)
13 terms
Shurley English Vocab 1
audacity
reiterate
ambiguous
fastidious
bold disregard for others, nerve
to say something over again
not clearly seen or understood, unclear
excessively attentive to detail, meticulous
audacity
bold disregard for others, nerve
reiterate
to say something over again
8 terms
Shurley English 5_14 Vocabulary
impenetrable (adj.)
vulnerable (adj.)
equestrian (n.)
rider (n.)
impossible to pass through or enter
easily wounded; exposed to danger
a horseback rider
one that rides, especially one who rides horses
impenetrable (adj.)
impossible to pass through or enter
vulnerable (adj.)
easily wounded; exposed to danger
Shurley English Vocabulary
defer
postpone
astute
obtuse
respect; courtesy
put off
Shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect; not…
defer
respect; courtesy
postpone
put off
8 terms
Shurley English 5_7 Vocabulary
frivolous (adj.)
grave (adj.)
proverbial (adj.)
notorious (adj.)
not serious or important (ANT: grave)
very serious (ANT: frivolous)
widely known and spoken of (SYN: notorious)
famous for something bad (SYN: proverbial)
frivolous (adj.)
not serious or important (ANT: grave)
grave (adj.)
very serious (ANT: frivolous)
8 terms
Shurley English 5_10 Vocabulary
spontaneous (adj.)
forced (adj.)
smolder (v.)
burn (v.)
arising naturally; not planned in advance (ANT: forced)
done with effort, not voluntary (ANT: spontaneous)
to burn slowly and without a flame (SYN: burn)
destroy by fire (SYN: burn)
spontaneous (adj.)
arising naturally; not planned in advance (ANT: forced)
forced (adj.)
done with effort, not voluntary (ANT: spontaneous)
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