Elizabeth O'Brien

Hello! I'm Elizabeth O'Brien, and my goal is to get you jazzed about grammar. 

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Mar 31, 2020

What are the adjective questions?

What are the adjective questions? What is an adjective? I'll show you!

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Mar 30, 2020

Adjective Clauses (Relative Clauses)

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

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Mar 26, 2020

Online English Lessons for Teachers & Students Distance Learning

If you're scrambling to put together online English lessons for your students or your children, these courses will help.

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Mar 23, 2020

[VIDEO] 5 Tips For Using Zoom In Your Virtual Classroom

Hello, teachers! In this video Luc Travers, an online teacher from www.LiteratureAtOurHouse.com, joins me for a Zoom tutorial. He shows us how to address the main challenges of teaching in an online classroom. Watch this video and learn technical tips and broader strategies for involving students in your lessons. :)

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Mar 17, 2020

Sentence Structure: Learn about the four types of sentences!

Find everything you wanted to know about sentence structure! (Including sentence diagrams!) Read more. You know you want to.

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Mar 16, 2020

Online, Distance Learning: Get Smart Grammar Program

Teach or learn grammar the easy way with this online program.

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Feb 28, 2020

"Awhile" vs "A While"

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

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Feb 20, 2020

Two Confusing Capitalization Rules

Learn two confusing capitalization rules in this video lesson.

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Feb 12, 2020

IS—A Linking Verb?

Is IS always a linking verb? Nope! It can also be a helping verb or an action verb. I'll show you.

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Feb 05, 2020

Commonly Confused Words (There, Their, & They're)

I'll teach you a few tricks to remember the commonly confused words "there," "their," and "they're." Let's go!

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Feb 04, 2020

Grammar Pet Peeves

Are any of these grammar mistakes on your list of pet peeves?

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Jan 28, 2020

The Imperative Sentence

Learn about the imperative sentence! I command you to do it. (Imperative sentences give commands.) :)

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Jan 20, 2020

The apostrophe has three purposes.

The apostrophe has three purposes. Do you know them?

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Jan 17, 2020

Punctuation Rules

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

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Jan 13, 2020

The Smart Punctuation Course

You'll learn the punctuation rules you need to know with these lessons and exercises. Join us!

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Jan 07, 2020

Commas and Coordinate Adjectives

Why do some adjectives have a comma between them and others don't? Let's explore this fascinating question! :)

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Jan 05, 2020

Collective Nouns

Learn everything that you need to know about collective nouns. Yay!

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Jan 02, 2020

What is a comma splice?

What is a comma splice? Learn what they are and how to avoid them! We'll even diagram some sentences to make it easier! Yay!

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Jan 01, 2020

What is an adverb?

What is an adverb? It's one of the eight parts of speech! I'll help you learn or teach more with examples and sentence diagrams. Yay!

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Dec 27, 2019

Learn When To Use A Colon

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

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