Word Classification, Grammar and nuts and bolts of our language.

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  • Created on: 18-10-15 19:14

1. Pronoun (possessive/genitive)

  • mine, yours, his, hers, theirs
  • a personal pronoun that is used as the object of a prepositional or verb action
  • when a personal pronoun utilises the suffix ‘self’ or ‘selves’.
  • an overt reference to something that occurred earlier in a text, often by using pronouns to build upon previous sentences
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2. 1st person pronoun

  • him, her,he, she, it and they
  • I and the first person plural: we, our, us
  • you
  • this, that, those

3. Exclamation.

  • A one word sentence (always a minor sentence) that ends with an exclamation mark.
  • Adjective that displays the most extreme value of its quality usually ending in 'est'.
  • !!!!!!!!!!
  • A word that joins clauses in a compound sentence.

4. collective noun

  • – the meaning of words, or any discussion of word meaning
  • making a reference to things beyond the language of a text itself using intertextuality or demonstrative pronouns.
  • – a naming word for the grouping of common nouns
  • when a personal pronoun utilises the suffix ‘self’ or ‘selves’

5. Past continuous tense

  • I was eating
  • I had eaten
  • I had been eating
  • I ate

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