Parts of Speech

Parts of Speech

Identify the parts of speech. Make sure to identify all nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. nouns: n verbs: v adjectives: adj adverbs: adv Tara picked a fresh rose out of the garden for her aunt. Do you know anyone with a rose garden? The sleeping bear cubs rose...
Subject-Verb Agreement

Subject-Verb Agreement

Previewing Nouns and Verbs Nouns: people, places, things, ideas Verbs: the action, what is happening in the sentence Singular and Plural (Number) Singular: one Plural: any other number or amount 0 people vs. 1 person 1.2 centemeters vs. 1 centemeter 2 pizzas vs. 1...
Periods

Periods

⇦ “period” When do we use periods? • At the end of a sentence • for abbreviations ◦ U.S.A. ◦ U.K. ◦ Mr. ◦ Ms. ◦ Mrs. ◦ Eta. ◦ Est. ◦ Approx. ◦ M.D. ◦ American Units  mi.  ft.  lb. ◦ NOT with Metric Units  m  L  mL  km  g  kg Always put a space ( ) after a period or...