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What is a common noun?

-Naming word
-Names ordinary everyday things

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What is a proper noun?

-Names of people and places etc

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What is a collective noun?

-Names a collection or group

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What is a abstract noun?

-Something which is not visible or tangible

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What is a pronoun?

-Stands in place of the noun

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What is a adjective?

-Describing word

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What is a verb?

-Doing word

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What is a adverb?

-Tells you more about the verb

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What is a conjunction

-Joining word

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What is a preposition

-Small words
-Relate two words
-Relate to phares to one another

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What is a article?

-Words that precede nouns or adjectives
eg a, an, or the

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What types of pronoun do u get

-personal pronouns
-possessive pronouns
-reflective pronouns
-interrogative pronouns

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What is a gerund

-when is a word is ending in a ing
-indicated by a of

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What the tenses

-simple eg i live
-continous eg living
-perfect eg have lived

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What is a acronym

-kind of abbreviation

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What is a abbreviation

-to shorten words

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what are homophones

-same sound
-different meaning and spelling

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What is homonyms

-same spell sound
-different meaning

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What is a alteration

the reputation of constant

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What is smilie

direct comparison
like and as

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What is a metaphor

compassion without using like or as

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what is onomatopoeia

-real life sounds

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What is hyperbole

-is over exaggeration

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What is personification

-to give a thing a human qualities

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What is euphemism

-expreses on an unpleasant