Flashcards in Grammer Test 1 Deck (26)
A verb is a word that ______ ______, _____ another to the subject, _______ another verb, or merely ____ ____.
Shows action, links/ helps/ indicates existence
The action of a verb may be ____ or ____
Sometimes the verb is a single word, other times it is made up of two or more words called what?
A verb phrase consists of what?
A main verb plus one or more helping verbs
A verb must be distinguished from what?
Verbs may be called ____, ____, ____, or ______ according to their use in a sentence
Which verb requires a receiver of its action in order to express a complete
Which verb does not require a receiver to express a complete thought?
Which verb links a word in the predicate to the subject
What verb helps the main verb to make a statement
A noun names what
What type of noun names a person, place, thing, or idea, but does not say with particular one?
What noun names a particular person, place, thing, or idea, and always begins with a capital letter?
What noun names whatever exists as a physical or material substance?
What noun names a quality, state, activity, or general idea?
What noun is two or more words used as a single noun?
What is another term that refers to any word, phrase, or clause that functions as a noun equivalent?
What is a substantive that follows another substantive to explain or identify it
T/F: An appositive may be compound
What is an appositive phrase
An appositive and all its modifiers
Nonessential appositives an appositive phrases are set off by what
What word takes the place of a noun
What is the word for which the pronouns stands?
What are the 7 different types of pronouns
Which pronouns show by their form whether reference is made to the speaker, to the person spoken about