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English Grammar

Grammar refers to the set of rules for speaking or writing a particular language. It defines the rules for forming words, phrases and sentences. Listed below are video lessons to learn about English grammar, parts of speech such as nouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, pronouns, verbs, and interjections.
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Verbs - Quiz #3Adjectives - Quiz #3     Adverbs - Quiz #3Adjective or Adverb #2
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What a Verb Is, and What Verbs Aren't
Grade: K - 12
The grammar lesson explains why you should think of a verb as something with a subject, rather than as an 'action word'.
4:20
 

Modal Verbs and Auxiliary Verbs
Grade: K - 12
The grammar lesson provides a quick review of modals and auxiliaries, and shows you how many words long a verb can be.
3:15
 

What Adjectives Are
Grade: K - 12
Learn about adjectives, those words that modify nouns.
2:10
 

The Adverb, and How Adverbs Are Used
Grade: K - 12
In this lesson, learn how adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs.
2:55
 

The Preposition and Prepositional Phrase
Grade: K - 12
Learn about prepositions. The lesson explains why 'The squirrel ran _____ the trees' does not let you identify every preposition.
5:25
 

Transitive Verbs and Direct Objects
Grade: K - 12
The grammar lesson explains transitive verbs.
4:20
 

Copulative Verbs and Subjective Complements
Grade: K - 12
Learn about copulative (linking) verbs and subjective complements (sometimes called subject complements).
6:05
 

Past Participles and Present Participles
Grade: K - 12
Grammar lesson on participles.
4:25
 

Participial Phrases and Participles as Adjectives
Grade: K - 12
Learn about participial phrases.
4:35
 

Participial Phrases Set Off by Commas
Grade: K - 12
The lesson explains the importance of participial phrases set off from the main clause by a comma or commas.
4:55
 

Gerunds and Gerund Phrases
Grade: K - 12
The lesson answers questions about gerunds and gerund phrases.
5:15
 

Two Ways to Construe a Sentence
Grade: K - 12
The lesson explains two ways of understanding the sentence 'Brian Boitano is skating.'
3:40
 

Infinitive Phrases
Grade: K - 12
Learn about infinitive phrases (to run, to learn, to cook, etc.), which function as adjectives, adverbs, and nouns.
5:45
 

Subordinate Clauses
Grade: K - 12
Learn about dependent clauses. They function as if they were nouns (nominal clauses), adverbs (subordinate clauses), or adjectives (relative clauses).
8:15
 

The Nominal Phrase
Grade: K - 12
The grammar lesson talks about nominal phrases (noun phrases), and shows that phrases can contain clauses.
9:55
 

Indirect Objects and Objective Complements
Grade: K - 12
Learn about the nature of the indirect object and the much less well known objective complement.
9:30
 

I? Me? He? Him? Pronoun Case
Grade: K - 12
The lesson resolves the confusion surrounding case (the thing you wonder about when you're wavering between 'I' and 'me', 'we' or 'us', and so on).
9:15
 

Halt! Whom Goes There? - Pronoun Case, Continued
Grade: K - 12
Choosing between 'who' and 'whom' is explained by this grammar lesson.
10:55
 

Coordinating Conjunctions and Comma Splices
Grade: K - 12
A comma splice is the impermissible use of a comma between independent clauses not joined by a coordinating conjunction.
6:50
 

Punctuation Basics - Restrictive and Non-Restrictive
Grade: K - 12
The lesson explains that commas are used to set off non-restrictive (sometimes called non-essential) elements. It also describes the serial comma.
7:15
 

More on Restrictive Elements and Punctuation
Grade: K - 12
Learn about non-restrictive elements, which must be set off with commas, and restrictive elements, which must not be.
7:25
 

Appositives and Punctuation
Grade: K - 12
The lesson explains what an appositive is, and then shows that non-restrictive appositives must be set off with commas.
8:05
 

The Truth about Apostrophes
Grade: K - 12
Learn about use of apostrophes and why 'the Jones's house' is wrong and 'the Joneses' house' is right.
7:05
 

Active Voice and Passive Voice
Grade: K - 12
Learn the simple and infallible method for determining whether a verb is in the active or in the passive voice, and how to make active verbs passive, and vice versa.
8:15
 

English Grammar - The Simple Past Tense #1
Grade: K - 12
A grammar lesson on simple past tense.
8:15
 

English Grammar - The Simple Past Tense #2
Grade: K - 12
6:05
 

English Grammar - The Simple Past Tense #3
Grade: K - 12
The lesson provides additional practice in forming the simple past tense with regular and irregular verbs.
10:55
 

English Grammar - The Simple Past Tense #4
Grade: K - 12
The lesson provides additional practice in forming questions and presents rules for pronouncing the '-ed' ending in regular verbs.
10:50
 

Prepositions - English Grammar #1
Grade: K - 12
Learn about prepositions of location and direction.
4:50
 

Prepositions - English Grammar #2
Grade: K - 12
10:10
 

Prepositions - English Grammar #3
Grade: K - 12
8:25
 

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