Grammer

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  • Created on: 11-05-12 16:21

Nouns

NAMING WORDS

Proper Nouns- specific people and places. E.g Grace, Manchester

Common Nouns- general types of things. E.g Car, Toothbrush

Abstract Nouns- Non physical things. E.g Happiness, Strong

Collective Nouns- Groups. E.g Family, Organisation

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Adjectives

DESCRIBING WORDS

Attributive Adjectives- Come before the noun. E.g Small pen

Predictive Adjectives- Come after the noun. E.g The pen is small

Comparative form- E.g Smaller

Superlative form- E.g Smallest

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Verbs

ACTION WORD

Dynamic Verb- Express physical and mental activities. E.g Run, Think, Buy

Stative Verb- No real activity. E.g to know, to realise, to assume

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Adverbs

TELL US MORE ABOUT THE ACTION (VERB)

Circumstance Adverbs- E.g The dog(noun) howled(verb) loudly(adverb)

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Pronouns

REPLACE NOUNS

Personal- E.g He, You, Me

Possesive- E.g Mine, Ours, Theirs, Yours

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Sentance Functions

Declarative- Making a Statement. E.g You are hairy

Interrogative- Asking Questions E.g How long have you been hairy?

Imperrative- Giving commands E.g Stop being hairy

Exclamstory- Just Exclaiming feelings E.g I like being hairy

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