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  • Using Relative Pronouns as Determinatives

    Traditional notional grammars define the noun as a word that refers to a person, place, thing, or idea. A pronoun is...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJuly 26, 2013
  • Using Possessive Determiners as Determinatives

    Possessive determiners belong to a closed class of words call determiners. Determiners provide information such as familiarity, location, quantity, and number...

    English DeterminersHeather JohnsonJuly 24, 2013
  • Using Interrogative Determiners as Determinatives

    Interrogative determiners belong to a closed class of words call determiners. Determiners provide information such as familiarity, location, quantity, and number...

    English DeterminersHeather JohnsonJuly 23, 2013
  • Using Demonstrative Determiners as Determinatives

    Demonstrative determiners belong to a closed class of words call determiners. Determiners provide information such as familiarity, location, quantity, and number...

    English DeterminersHeather JohnsonJuly 22, 2013
  • Using Relative Pronouns as Prepositional Complements

    The noun is defined in traditional notional grammars as a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea. A pronoun...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJuly 21, 2013
  • Using Articles as Determinatives

    Articles belong to a closed class of words call determiners. Determiners provide information such as familiarity, location, quantity, and number about...

    English DeterminersHeather JohnsonJuly 20, 2013
  • The Predicate Adjective in English Grammar

    Predicate adjectives are defined as adjectival grammatical forms that perform the grammatical function of subject complement. Subject complements are words, phrases,...

    Grammatical FunctionHeather JohnsonJuly 19, 2013
  • The Predicate Nominative in English Grammar

    Predicate nominatives, or predicate nouns, are defined as nominal grammatical forms that perform the grammatical function of subject complement. Subject complements...

    Grammatical FunctionHeather JohnsonJuly 18, 2013
  • Using Relative Pronouns as Indirect Objects

    Nouns are defined in traditional grammars as words that people, places, things, and ideas. A subcategory of nouns, pronouns are traditionally...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJuly 17, 2013
  • Using Relative Pronouns as Object Complements

    Nouns are defined in traditional grammars as words that refer to people, places, things, and ideas. Pronouns are words that take...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJuly 16, 2013
  • Using Relative Pronouns as Direct Objects

    Traditional grammars define nouns as words that name people, places, things, and ideas. Pronouns are a subcategory of nouns that take...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJuly 15, 2013
  • The Determinative in English Grammar

    Determinatives are words and phrases that express additional information such as definiteness, proximity, quantity, and relationships about a noun phrase or...

    Grammatical FunctionHeather JohnsonJuly 9, 2013
  • Using Noun Clauses as Direct Objects

    A clause is a grammatical structure that consists of a subject and a predicate. Dependent or subordinate clauses are clauses that...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonJuly 1, 2013
  • Using Noun Clauses as Subject Complements

    Clauses are grammatical structures that consist of a subject and a predicate. Dependent or subordinate clauses are clauses that cannot function...

    English NounsHeather JohnsonJune 30, 2013
  • Using Relative Pronouns as Subjects

    Traditional grammars define the noun as a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea. Pronouns are a subcategory of...

    English PronounsHeather JohnsonJune 29, 2013