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Topic / Lesson

Practice
Quiz

1

Introduction

 

 

Unit 1: The Five Basic Clause Patterns

 

2

5 Basic Clause Patterns

 

3

Articles and Possessives

 

4

Identifying the Subject

Quiz

5

Equative Clauses

 

6

Intransitive Clauses

 

7

Clauses 1-2 (Practice)

Quiz

8

Transitive Clauses

 

9

Clauses 1-3 (Practice)

Quiz

10

Ditransitive Clauses

 

11

Clauses 1-4 (Practice)

Quiz

12

Dummy Subjects

 

13

Clauses 1-5 (Practice)

Quiz

14

Helping Words

 

15

Adjectives

 

16

Adverbs

 

17

Simplifying Sentences

Quiz

18

Prepositions

Quiz

19

Prepositional Phrases

 

20

Sentences with Prepositional Phrases

Quiz

21

Continuous Tense

Quiz

22

Compound Elements

Quiz

23

What is a clause?

Quiz

24

Fall Semester Practice Test

Practice Test

25

Fall Semester Grammar Final

Actual Test

 

Unit 2: Simple and Compound Sentences

 

22

Simple and Compound Sentences

 

23

Coordinating Conjunctions

Quiz

 

Punctuating Compound Sentences

 

 

Patterns Using Semicolons

 

 

Long Compound Sentences

 

 

Fix punctuation mistakes in compound sentences.

Quiz

 

Implied Subjects

Quiz

 

Are sentences with implied subjects simple or compound?

 

 

Practice: Compound subjects, objects, complements, and predicates.

 

 

Unit 3: The Six Basic Phrase Patterns

 

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6 Basic Phrase Patterns

 

 

Prepositional Phrases (Review)

 

 

Appositive Phrases

Quiz

 

Simplifying Sentences with Appositive Phrases

Quiz

 

Gerund Phrases

Quiz

 

Gerund Phrases as Objects of Prepositions

 

 

Simplifying Sentences with Gerund Phrases

Quiz

 

Continuous Tense, Gerund, or Participial Phrase?

Quiz

 

Simplifying Sentences: Clauses that include continuous tense, gerunds, participials, and compounds.

Quiz

 

What is a participle?

 

 

Participial Phrases

 

 

Present Participial Phrases

 

 

Past Participial Phrases

 

 

Present or Past Participial?

Quiz

 

Phrases (Review)

Quiz

 

Clauses (Review)

Quiz

 

Sentences (Review)

Quiz

 

Grammar Test 2

Quiz

 

Absolute Constructions

 

 

Variations of the Absolute Construction

 

 

What is an infinitive?

 

 

Infinitive Phrases

 

 

Common Patters with Infinitive Phrases

 

 

The Six Basic Phrase Patterns (Review)

 

 

Practice Identifying Phrases

 

 

Practice Simplifying Clauses

 

 

Unit 4: Complex Sentences

 

 

Simple and Compound Sentences (Review)

 

 

Simple and Compound Sentences (Advanced)

 

 

Introduction to Complex Sentences

 

 

Coordinating and Suboordinating Conjunctions

 

 

Adverb Clauses

 

 

Simple, Compound, or Complex (Adverb Clauses)

 

 

Noun Clauses

 

 

Simple, Compound, or Complex? (Noun Clauses)

 

 

Relative Clauses (Adjective Clauses)

 

 

Simple, Compound, Complex (Adjective Clauses)

 

 

Simplifying Complex Sentences

 

 

Compound-Complex Sentences