Nouns, Pronouns, Antecedents, and Agreement Noun Review Noun-person, place, thing, or idea Nouns that are ideas are not physically concrete Examples: happiness, bravery, love, fun, freedom, etc. Types of nouns: Common
Proper Abstract Concrete Collective Noun Review: Common and Proper Common nouns: a person, place, thing, or idea that is not specific or is named generally Proper nouns: a specifically named person, place, thing, or idea Proper nouns are capitalized 1. That painting is in a famous museum. 2. The Mona Lisa, a famous painting, hangs
in the Louvre Museum. Noun Review: Concrete and Abstract Concrete nouns refer to nouns that can be seen, touched, tasted, smelled, or heard. These nouns are tangible. Movie, dog, pizza, rose, trumpet, etc. Abstract nouns refer to nouns that are ideas, qualities, or characteristics. These nouns are not tangible.
Honor, wisdom, self-esteem, beauty, etc. Noun Review: Collective Nouns A collective noun names a group: Audience, batch, committee, team, family, etc. *Remember, some collective nouns are singular and some are plural depending on what is happening in the sentence! Pronouns Pronouns
are words that are used in place of nouns or other pronouns. The word that the pronoun replaces is called the antecedent. Example: Jessie turned in her report on time. There are seven kinds of pronouns: Personal Reflexive Intensive Demonstrative Interrogative Indefinite Relative Pronouns: Find the Pronoun and Its Antecedent
1. Jack and Jill ate pizza for their dinner. 2. Josie, have you turned in your 3. 4. homework? The cop car went flying around the corner as it rocketed toward the suspect. We should throw Stuart a birthday
party! Personal Pronouns Personal pronouns are probably the ones you know best: I, me, we, us, you, yours, he, she, they, them, their, it, its, etc. Personal pronouns refer to the person speaking (I), being spoken to (you), or being spoken about (him/her).
Reflexive and Intensive Pronouns A reflexive pronoun refers to the subject and is necessary to the meaning of the sentence. Tara enjoyed herself at the party. The team prided themselves on their victory. An intensive pronoun emphasizes a noun or another pronoun in the sentence and is not necessary to the sentence. The intensive pronoun can come out. I myself cooked that delicious dinner. Did you redecorate the room yourself?
Demonstrative Pronouns Demonstrative pronouns point out a specific person, place, thing or idea. This, that, these, those This is the book that I bought for my sister. These words can also be used as adjectives, so you must be careful! I bought this book for my sister.
Did you order these sneakers? Pronoun or Adjective? Is this yours? Do you want those old magazines? Please hand me that spatula. This is the car that I want to buy soon. A question like that is not silly. These students worked really hard all year. Pronouns: Interrogative and Indefinite
An interrogative pronoun asks a question. What, which, who, whom, whose Who wrote that book? What is the best play to see this weekend? An indefinite pronoun refers to a person, place, thing, or idea that is not specifically named. All, any, both, each, either, neither, many, nobody, anybody, someone, something, etc. Both of the girls were cast in the play. I would like some of that Chinese food.
Relative Pronouns A relative pronoun introduces a subordinate clause. Thomas Jefferson, who wrote the Declaration of Independence, was our countrys third president. Exercise is something that many people enjoy. These pronouns are similar to interrogative pronouns, so you have to be careful. Look at how the word is being used in the sentence.
Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Remember subject-verb agreement? Singular subjects take singular verbs, plural subjects take plural verbs Pronoun-antecedent agreement follows the same rule. Singular antecedents require singular pronouns Mary had a test in math, so she had to study. Plural antecedents require plural pronouns
The Williams family is excited for their summer vacation. Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Pronouns must also agree in gender Female antecedents take female pronouns Carla left her notebook in her mothers car. Male antecedents take male pronouns My brother ate his dinner too quickly, resulting in a stomach ache. Sometimes
it is unclear if your antecedent is male or female. In that case, you must include a pronoun of both genders. Someone left his or her notebook in the desk. Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Find the pronoun and its antecedent. Then, decide if the sentence is correct or not. 1. Each of the girls has offered their ideas about the project. 2. One of the men lost his key. 3. No one in the school play forgot their lines. 4. Many of the animals in the zoo refused to
eat its dinner. 5. Either Jessica or Jacob will give their speech today. 6. Sally and Steven donated their time to the weekend fundraiser. Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement For collective nouns, the pronoun should match the number (singular or plural) of the collective noun (antecedent). The cast is giving its final performance tonight. The cast are trying on their costumes. Books,
songs, movies, art, organizations, countries, and cities take singular pronouns. The United Nations, which has its headquarters in New York, also has offices in Geneva and Vienna.
Global Development in Epidemiology Training ... "MIT Open Course Ware" Opening all MIT lectures free of charge on the Internet lecture notes, course outlines, reading lists, assignment Why: To improve quality in teaching in physics both at MIT and worldwide...
X. Medical Expert (as Medical Experts, physicians integrate all of the CanMEDS Roles, applying medical knowledge, clinical skills, and professional values in their provision of high-quality and safe patient-centered care.Medical Expert is the central physician Role in the CanMEDS Framework...
Arial Arial Unicode MS Times New Roman Times New Roman Cyr Wingdings Office Theme АЛАТИ СЛОБОДНОГ СОФТВЕРА НА НАСТАВНИЧКОМ ПОРТАЛУ Etwinning ПРЕДСТАВЉЕНИ КРОЗ ЕВРОПСКЕ ПРОЈЕКТЕ ОСНОВНЕ ШКОЛЕ „СРЕМСКИ ФРОНТ" ИЗ ШИДА „Сврха ...
The Hero's Journey The Background In 1988, Christopher Vogler, (Hollywood film producer and writer), created a 7-page company memo, A Practical Guide to The Hero With a Thousand Faces Vogler's memo was later developed into the late 1990s book, The...
Sit, crawl, walk, talk, run etc. Talents & physical abilities Puberty Age INTELLECTUAL Process that refers to the growth of the brain and the use of mental skills Thinking skills or what you hear, see, touch, taste, smell Reason, solve...
Find values for the following: a) Frequency of light emitted b) energy of a single photon in joules, c) energy of a photon in electron volts d) momentum of a single photon. Example Problem A 3-milliwatt pen laser radiates at...
Native Americans respected nature. They took care of the earth and only used what they needed. Native Americans used natural resources to meet their needs. Natural resources are things in nature that people can use. trees water stones buffalo Native...
"An accounting principle under generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) that determines the specific conditions under which income becomes realized as revenue. Generally, revenue is recognized only when a specific critical event has occurred and the amount of revenue is measurable."...
Ready to download the document? Go ahead and hit continue!