Word Phrases

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  • Created on: 18-03-18 15:33
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  • Word Phrases
    • Noun Phrases
      • Determiner+ Premodifier +Head Noun
        • D.+ Adjective + HN
          • e.g. the pretty girl
        • D.+ Adverb + HN
          • e.g. the outside temperature
        • D. + Noun + HN
          • e.g. the winter shoes
      • Determiner + Head Noun + Postmodifier
        • D.+ HN + Prepositional Phrase
          • e.g. shoes for walking
        • D. + HN + Adjective
          • e.g. ???
        • D.+ HN + Adverb
          • e.g. a trip abroad
        • D.+ HN + Noun
          • e.g. Uncle Elijah
        • D. HN + Clause
          • + relative clause
            • e.g. my friend who lives in Brisbane
          • + appositive clause
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    • Adjective Phrases
      • It can stand before a Noun, in an attributive position
        • e.g. the beautiful ocean
      • In predicative position, it follows a linking or copular verb
        • e.g. will be available
      • degree Adverb + Adjective
        • e.g. I read an extremely interesting book.
      • Adjective + Prepositional clause
        • e.g. Peter felt doubtful about the outcome of the experience
    • Adverb Phrases
      • can be preceded by a degree Adverb
      • it must contain at least one Adverb
      • sentence Adverbs like Nevertheless or However connect to sentences
    • Verb Phrases
      • Modal auxiliaries
        • core modals
          • could
          • would
          • can
          • shall
          • should
          • will
          • must
          • may
          • might
        • marginal modals
          • have to
          • used to
          • ought to
          • need to
          • dare to
        • aspectuals
          • be
          • have
        • passive BE
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