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Sep 28, 2023

Why is "would of" a mistake?


WOULD OF is a mistake, and a dead giveaway that you don't know grammar...but don't fear! This lesson will help you understand why it's wrong and how to fix it.

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Sep 14, 2023

Let's Diagram a Sentence Together (Hello, darkness, my old friend)


Let's diagram a song lyric from Simon and Garfunkel! It'll be fun!

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Aug 31, 2023

Possessive Nouns

Possessive nouns can do something special. Check it out. "I can't find MY mom's keys." What is MY modifying in that sentence? Read more and find out!

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Aug 06, 2023

What is an infinitive?


What is an infinitive? Infinitives are formed from verbs, but they act as nouns, adjectives, or adverbs. Learn more here! We'll look at sentence diagrams too!

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Aug 05, 2023

Common Nouns and Proper Nouns


Learn the difference between proper nouns and common nouns. You'll also learn how to diagram them!

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Aug 04, 2023

Idiomatic Expressions: What Are They & Why Are They Important?


It’s time to dive into the colorful and sometimes puzzling world of idiomatic expressions! What are they? What are some examples? Find out here!

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Jul 07, 2023

The apostrophe has three purposes.

The apostrophe has three purposes. Do you know them?

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Jun 22, 2023

What is a misplaced modifier?


What is a misplaced modifier? Well, it is a modifier that has been misplaced! I'll make it clearer in the lesson. Join us and check it out!

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May 12, 2023

Grammar and Writing

To what extent does knowing grammar help you write well? What is the relationship between grammar and writing?

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Apr 26, 2023

Appositives: When Do They Need Commas?

Are you ready to learn when to use commas with appositives? Good! I thought so!

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Apr 07, 2023

What is an appositive?


What is an appositive? It’s a noun or pronoun that renames another noun or pronoun. They share characteristics of nouns and adjectives. I’ll tell you more here!

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Feb 06, 2023

Participles & Participial Phrases

Do you know what participles are? They are forms of verbs that can function as verbs or adjectives. Let’s look more closely at what that means!

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Feb 02, 2023

What is a simple sentence?

What is a simple sentence? It's the simplest of the four sentence structures, so it should be easy for us to explore!

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Jan 26, 2023

Let's diagram together! "We don't talk about Bruno."

Let's diagram a sentence together! "We don't talk about Bruno." You can also sign up for our upcoming Diagrammed Disney Song Lyrics challenge.

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Jan 12, 2023

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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Jan 09, 2023

English Parts of Speech


Learning the English parts of speech is a must if you want to learn grammar. See definitions and lists of all eight. Come on over and have a little fun!

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Dec 02, 2022

Christmas Song Lyrics Diagrammed


Let's diagram some Christmas song lyrics together! We'll look at the grammar of sentences from nonreligious holiday songs. It'll be fun and festive!

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Nov 23, 2022

How To Make Your Last Name Plural


Learn how to make your last name (surname/family name) plural. You'll also learn how NOT to do it.

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Nov 18, 2022

Fall Art With Sentence Diagrams


Turn your TV into an art display! Use these beautiful fall paintings with sentence diagrams as a screensaver or print them out as art.

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Oct 28, 2022

Happy Hallowe'en?


Why was the word 'hallowe'en" written with an apostrophe?

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