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Narrative or description which can reveal hidden descriptions or morals about a character

Allegory

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Repeating sound at the beginning of a word (I like the gardens of Versailles with Flashing Fountains Filled)

Alliteration

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A verb that shows action

The main word in the complete subject that tells who or what the sentence is about

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A word that modifies a noun or pronoun and answers the questions: Which one what kind

Adjective

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An extra noun, adjective or adverb that follows the direct object and renames it

Objective compliment

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A phrase consisting of an action verb and all of its helping verbs

Verb phrase

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Pronouns which come after the verb isn’t he predicate of the sentence (me, you, him, her, it, us, them)

Personal

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A word that takes the place of a noun

Pronoun

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A verb that does not show action: but it connects the subject with a word that takes the place of a noun

Linking verb

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Means more than one

Plural

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Names a special person, place, or thing and always begins with a capital letter

Proper noun

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A rhetorical device beginning with words like it, here and there, which does not contribute to the meaning of a sentence

Expliciv

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An action verb that does not require a direct object to complete it meansing

Transitive

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The part of the sentence that who or what the sentence is about

Subject

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A grammatically independent construction consisting of a noun, noun phrase, or pronoun followed by a predicate without a finite verb, used as a loose modifier of the whole sentence and typically placed at the beginning or end of the sentence

Nominative absolute

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Two or more nouns joined together to make one name

Compound

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A word that shows the relationship between a noun or pronoun after it (its object) and some other word in the sentence

Preposition

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The name of the person to whom the sentence is directed

Direct address

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The name of a person, place, thing, or idea

Noun

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Pronouns which are used as subjects (I you he she it we they)

Subject pronoun

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A verb that is used with an action verb to form a verb phrase

Helping verb

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A noun that is affected by the action of a transitive verb but is not the primary object

indirect object

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A word that modifies a verb adjective or adverb and answer the question where when how

Adverb

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The noun that receives the action of a transitive verb

Receiver

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The part of the sentence that comes after the subject and tells something about it

Complement

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Two or more connected subjects that have the same verb

Compound subject

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Means one

Singular

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A verb that can be linking or helping, and is a form of the verb to be

Being verb

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A word used to express strong or sudden feeling

Interjection

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A verbal that is always used as an adjective

Participle