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Lists and Examples of Adverbs

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A very long list of adverbs, not all of which end in -ly.  A list of adverbs, plus definitions and examples of how to use different types of adverbs in a sentence. 1. What is an adverb? An adverb refers to any element in a sentence used to modify a verb, adjective, another adverb, or […]

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The Difference Between Hear and Listen

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This is a helpful video.  The difference between ‘hear’ and ‘listen’.  She has more videos on YouTube at TeacherPrix. Hear or Listen? What’s the difference? Why do we get confused about them? When should we use listen or hear? Hey, friends! Get ready because I’ll answer all these questions in this video! I hope you like […]

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Class Activities for Any and Some

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Using some and any can be confusing!  It is not difficult to learn how and when to use them.  The rules are simple, see below.  It just takes practice to use some and any correctly. Grammar Things can be counted. We call them Countable Nouns. Examples: students, books, pencils, dogs, flowers, kites, bananas, cars, apples, teachers, […]

Grammar

Parts of Sentences Rhyme

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An easy way to learn or remember parts of speech.  You say it like a poem.  Practice until you know it by heart. Three little words you often see Are ARTICLES: a, an, and the.A NOUN‘s the name of anything, As: school or garden, toy, or swing. A PRONOUN replaces any noun:  he, she, it, […]

Grammar

Parts of Speech | Quick Reference

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Definition All words are divided into grammar groups. The grammar groups are called parts of speech. The groups are: Nouns (people, places, or things) Verbs (the state or action word in a sentence) Adjectives (give more information about nouns) Adverbs (give more information about verbs) Determiners (words that come before most nouns) Prepositions (give information […]

Grammar

Parts of Speech Review

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The eight parts of speech are verbs, nouns, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections. From: http://dailygrammarlessons.blogspot.com/2015/01/lesson-88-parts-of-speech-review.html Verbs show action or state of being. Nouns are the names of persons, places or things. Pronouns take the place of nouns. Adjectives modify nouns or pronouns and tell which, whose, what kind, and how many. Adverbs modify […]

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21jan 2015 Class

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Today we were 3. G and Y.  The troopers!  We went too slowly today. Chatted Y about Honduras: it’s 99-100° and humid, it rains every day 2:00-3:30.  And about her family. The Paragraph It is cold, gray and wet outside.  It is raining too.  The rain is not heavy, it is very light.  The rain […]