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May 22, 2017

Punctuation Rules

Learn English punctuation rules! You don't have to wonder about semicolons or comma rules anymore. Use this as a resource!

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May 17, 2017

Learn the History of the Pronoun You

Learn the story of the pronoun YOU.

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May 16, 2017

Diagramming Interjections & Nouns of Direct Address

Learn about interjections and nouns of direct address with these sentence diagramming exercises. It's fun!

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May 15, 2017

Diagramming Types of Verbs - Part 1

Learn 2 of the 4 types of verbs with these sentence diagramming exercises! You'll learn how to diagram intransitive complete verbs and transitive active verbs (including direct and indirect objects).

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May 11, 2017

Learn About The Direct Object

Learn about the direct object in easy-to-understand language. You'll even get a lesson in diagramming sentences! Yay!

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May 08, 2017

What is a dangling participle?

What is a dangling participle? Find out here! You'll also see them diagrammed. Yay!

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May 05, 2017

Capitalization Rules

Learn these six capitalization rules and make your life easier!

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May 04, 2017

What Are Phrasal Verbs?

What are phrasal verbs? I'll teach you what they are and how to put them into sentence diagrams. Yay!

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May 03, 2017

Subject-Verb Agreement

Can subjects and verbs get into fights? What is subject-verb agreement? It has to do with the NUMBER of the subject and the verb.

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May 01, 2017

Proper Grammar Usage

Learn proper grammar usage and get your burning grammar questions answered! Using correct grammar is the best way to present yourself in a positive light.

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Apr 29, 2017

The apostrophe has three purposes.

The apostrophe has three purposes. Do you know them?

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Apr 27, 2017

What are passive verbs?

Passive verbs receive the action of the verb. It's that simple! Check out some examples and learn about diagramming sentences that are written in the passive voice.

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Apr 24, 2017

Learn When To Use Colons

Have you wondered when to use colons? Wonder no more. I'll show you!

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Apr 21, 2017

IS - A Linking Verb?

Is IS always a linking verb? Nope!

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Apr 20, 2017

Learn All About Linking Verbs!

Linking verbs link things. Got it? Probably not. Don't worry; I'll teach you everything you need to know!

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Apr 19, 2017

Action Verbs Show Action!

Action verbs show action. (I bet you knew that.) They can be transitive verbs or intransitive verbs. I'll show you!

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Apr 13, 2017

The Appositive: Learn About It & See How To Diagram It!

Learn about the appositive! These little guys are nouns or pronouns that rename another noun or pronoun.

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Apr 12, 2017

Adverb Clauses Are a Type of Subordinate Clause

Adverb clauses are a type of subordinate clause. They act as adverbs (Imagine that!), and they cannot stand alone. Let me teach you more!

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Apr 10, 2017

Noun Clauses Are Subordinate Clauses

Noun clauses are a type of subordinate clause. They're cool because the whole clause acts as a noun. Check it out!

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Apr 07, 2017

Adjective Clauses (Relative Clauses)

Adjective clauses (or "relative clauses") are introduced by relative pronouns or relative adverbs. They are pretty awesome, so you should check them out.

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