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All posts tagged "determinative"

  • Possessive Nouns in English

    Possessive nouns are nouns that indicate a possession of or some other relationship to another word or phrase. In the English...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonMarch 25, 2013
  • Grammatical Functions of English Nouns and Noun Phrases

    Noun phrases including nouns and pronouns perform eleven main grammatical functions within sentences in the English language. The eleven functions of...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonMarch 7, 2013
  • Using Nouns and Noun Phrases as Determinatives

    In traditional treatments of grammar, nouns are defined as words that denote a person, place, thing, or idea. A noun phrase...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonSeptember 30, 2011
  • English Nouns

    Notional grammars define nouns as “words that name people, places, things, and ideas.” Noun phrases are phrases that consist of a...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonSeptember 17, 2011