Transition words and phrases - for example “actually”, “finally” and “meanwhile” - are generally understood as words that help a reader or listener understand the direction of your thought. Can...
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Read the following paragraph. Which underlined word is a transition word?
My mom will never know this, but I went ahead and signed the lease yesterday, without her approval or support. I felt good about it, knowing I did the right thing. Today’s phone call reassured me that I had done the right thing. Although my mother can be irrational sometimes, she is still my mother and I love her dearly.
This is another English grammar quiz on phrases. It will test your knowledge of the topic you have covered in your English classes. Differentiate the given phrase to either be a gerund, participle, infinitive, appositive, or...
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The three of us divvied up the remaining containers of chocolate pudding.
In the study of English grammar, the terms “gerund” and “gerund phrase” are some things you’ll need to know about if you want to master the language. A gerund is a verb that ends in...
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What part of the sentence is the gerund?
My cat's favorite activity is sleeping.