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  • English Adverbs

    Notional grammars define adverbs as “words that describe verbs, adjectives, other adverbs, and clauses.” An adverb phrase consists of an adverb...

    English AdverbsHeather JohnsonJune 30, 2018
  • The Verb Phrase Modifier in English Grammar

    Verb phrase modifiers are defined as words, phrases, and clauses that describe a verb phrase. A verb phrase is a phrase...

    Grammatical FunctionHeather JohnsonMay 9, 2014
  • Grammatical Forms of English Verb Phrases

    A verb phrase is a phrase in which a verb functions as the head of the phrase plus any auxiliaries (modals,...

    English VerbsHeather JohnsonApril 29, 2014
  • English Adjective Clauses

    The basic definition of an adjective clause is a dependent or subordinate clause that consists of a subordinating conjunction, specifically a...

    English AdjectivesHeather JohnsonDecember 20, 2013
  • Using Adjective Clauses as Verb Phrase Modifiers

    Adjective clauses, which are a type of dependent or subordinate clause, consist of a relative pronoun followed by a clause that...

    English AdjectivesHeather JohnsonOctober 13, 2013
  • Using Adverbs and Adverb Phrases as Verb Phrase Modifiers

    Traditional grammars define adverbs as words that describe verbs, adjectives, other adverbs, and clauses. An adverb phrase consists of an adverbs...

    English AdverbsHeather JohnsonSeptember 21, 2013
  • Grammatical Functions of English Adjective Clauses

    Adjective clauses are dependent clauses that consists of a relative pronoun followed by a clause and that perform adjectival functions. Adjective...

    English AdjectivesHeather JohnsonSeptember 7, 2013
  • Grammatical Functions of English Adverbs and Adverb Phrases

    Adverbs are traditionally defined as “words that describe verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs.” Adverb phrases are defined as phrases that consist...

    English AdverbsHeather JohnsonApril 19, 2013
  • Grammatical Functions of English Adjectives and Adjective Phrases

    Adjective phrases including adjectives perform four main grammatical functions within sentences in the English language. The four functions of adjectives and...

    English AdjectivesHeather JohnsonApril 10, 2013