Nouns People: girl, boy, instructor, student, Mr.

 Smith, Peter, president Places: gym, store, school, Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota, village, Europe Things: computer, pen, notebook, mailbox, bush, tree, cornflakes Ideas: liberty, panic, attention, knowledge, compassion, worship Common: desk, pen, computer, village Proper: Minnesota, Ms. Liszewski, Mrs. Sanford, Duncan Lake Middle School Pronouns Personal Pronouns 1st Person: I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours 2nd Person: you, your, yours 3rd Person: he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its, they, them, their, theirs

More Pronouns Intensive and Reflexive: myself, yourself, himself, herself, itself, ourselves, yourselves,themselves Possessive: mine, yours, his, hers, its, ours, yours, theirs Subjective: he, I, it, she, they, we, and you Objective: her, him, it, me, them, us, and you Demonstrative: this, that, these, those Indefinite: all, any, both, each, everyone, few, many, neither, several, nothing, some Relative and Interrogative: who, whom, whose, which, and that Make sure your pronoun matches its antecedent!

Adjectives 1. What kind? I found a red rose in the cave. What kind of rose? Red 2. How many? Three tickets, please. How many tickets? Three. 3. Which one(s)? I would eat these muffins. Which muffins? These. Demonstrative adjectives this, that, these, those

Coordinating Conjunctions (FANBOYS) For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So Subordinating Conjunctions After, although, as, as if, as long as, as much as, as soon as, as though, because, before, even, even if, even, though, if, if only, if when, if, then, inasmuch, in order that, just as, lest, now, now since, now that, now when, once, provided, provided that, rather than, since, so that, supposing, than, that, though, til, unless, until, when, whenever, where, whereas, where if, wherever, whether, which, while, who, whoever, why

Articles: a, an, the

Action Verbs

Present Tense I jump. I eat. Past Tense I jumped. I ate.
More Examples: eat, drink, shout, write, read, study, think, swim, love, hate, type, play, pray, nod, turn, twist, shake, kick, push, pull, snap, spin, shock, stick, separate, call, text, watch

Linking Verbs appear, become, feel, get, go, grow, look, prove, remain, seem, smell, sound, taste, turn and any form of the verb be: am, are, is, was, were, be, being, been



"Where?": They looked everywhere "When?": He came yesterday "In what way? or How?”: The Musician performed perfectly. “To What Extent?” He drove quite dangerously
The three most common adverbs: not, very, too

  LV I am nervous. Helping Verbs am, are, is, was, were, be, being, been do, does, did shall, will may, must, might have, has, had can, could, would, should    HV   MV I am driving a car.

Aboard, about, above, across, after, against, along, amid, among, around, before, behind, below, beneath, beside, between, beyond, by, during, except, following, for, from, in, inside, into, near, of, off, on, onto, opposite, outside, over, past, regarding, round, since, through, to, toward, towards, under, underneath, unlike, until, up, upon, with, within, without Prepositions always come before a noun!