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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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Apr 05, 2017

Clauses Make the World Go Round

When it comes to clauses, do you know your stuff? They are groups of words with a subject and a verb, and they can be categorized into two main groups (independent and subordinate). They are awesome!

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Apr 04, 2017

The Intensive & Reflexive Pronoun MYSELF

Learn how to avoid these two common mistakes with the word "myself."

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Apr 02, 2017

There is... There are... Expletive Construction

How do you find the subject of a sentence with expletive construction? (There is… There are…) I'll show you!

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Mar 31, 2017

What is an interjection?

What is an interjection? Well, gee whiz, it's your time to learn! Get all your questions answered, and have fun while you do it!

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Mar 30, 2017

Modifiers: Adverbs and Adjectives

Learn about the modifiers (adverbs and adjectives) with these sentence diagramming exercises! It's fun!

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Mar 29, 2017

Diagramming Sentences Exercises: Chapter 1

Check out these exercises to learn the basics of diagramming sentences. In this chapter, you'll learn to diagram subjects and verbs. Yay! Let's get started..

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Mar 28, 2017

What is a noun?

What is a noun? What are their jobs? All of your burning questions will be answered here. You'll also find exercises and sentence diagrams to help you learn.

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Mar 27, 2017

"Awhile" vs "A While"

What's the difference between AWHILE and A WHILE? I'll teach you!

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Mar 22, 2017

Teaching Grammar

Learn these six musts for teaching grammar!

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Mar 21, 2017

Who vs Whom | Which one should you use?

Who vs Whom: Which one should you use? Which one is right? Learn all about it here.

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Mar 20, 2017

Grammar Mistake: Everyday or Every Day?

Misusing "everyday" and "every day" is a common grammar mistake. Learn what these mean and how to use them properly. Also, take the quiz and test yourself!

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Mar 16, 2017

Diagram It! Puzzler Answers: Sentence Diagrams

Read the answers to the Puzzler section of my newsletter, Diagram It!

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