Grammar

 

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The Parts of Speech

The different parts of speech are:

Nouns                        Pronouns                  Adjectives

Adverbs                     Prepositions               Conjunctions,

Interjections               Determiners               Verbs

 

Types of Verbs

The types of verbs are:

Main                      Auxiliary (or helping)               Modal

Linking                   Phrasal

Transitive               Intransitive

Characteristics of Verbs

The different characteristics of verbs are defined and explained. These characteristics are:

Mood               Person               Voice               Tense and Aspect

 

Components of Sentences

The different components of sentences are explained and defined. These components are:

Subject               Predicate (verb)               Objects (direct and indirect)

Complements (subject, object, verb, and adjective)

Phrases               Clauses

Subordination and Coordination

 

Functions of Sentences

The different functions of sentences are explained and defined. The functions of sentences are:

Declarative                Imperative

Exclamatory               Interrogative

Types of Sentences

The different types of sentences are defined and explained. The different types of sentences are:

Simple                  Compound

Complex               Compound-complex

Phrases

The different kinds of phrases and there functions in sentences are defined and explained. The different phrases are:

Prepositional               Adverbial               Noun

Verb                            Verbal

Clauses

The different kinds of clauses and there functions in sentences are defined and explained. The  different clauses are:

Noun               Relative (adjectival)               Adverbial

 

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