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what is grammer

word formation

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what is post modifier

words come after the headword

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what is pre modifier

words come after the headword

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what is modifier

a determiner e.g 'the'

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what is minor sentence

doesn't have a subject or verb

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what is a compound sentence

1 or more co-ordinating clauses, joined by a co-ordinating conjunction

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what is a complex sentence

2 or more clauses

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what is a simple sentence

1 main clause

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what is an imperative

makes a command

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what is a declarative

statement and declaration

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what is exclamative

statement with empathise

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what is interogative

asks a qquestion

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what is a noun phrase

a group of words that has a noun as a headword

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what is headword

main word in a phrase

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what is concrete noun

refers to objects with physical existance

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what is an abstract noun

refers to feelings that don't have physical existance

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what is a proper noun

refers to names and places

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what is indefinite pronouns

refers to a person, object or idea that is non specific

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what is a demonstractive pronoun

orientates the reader towards something

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what is a personal pronoun

I you

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what is quanitifier determiner

specific

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what is a article determine

shows something indefinat and definate

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what is a possessive determiner

shows owener ship

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what is material verbs

shows actions and events

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what is relational verbs

identifies a state of being

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what is verbal verbs

communicating through speech

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what is mental verb

internal process

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what is a co ordinating conjuction

but and

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what is a sub ordingating conjuction

because while

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what is a base adjective

basic form