Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/18

Click to flip

18 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
  • 3rd side (hint)
Verb
A very conveys an action or a state
None
Subject
A subject performs the action or exists in the state conveyed by the verb
Noun
A noun represents a person or a thing
Subject pronoun
A subject pronoun (I, he, she, you, they, etc) substitutes for a subject noun
Adjective
An adjective describes (modifies) a noun or pronoun
Article
An article is a word such as a or the that introduces a noun
Definite article
Definite article = the
Indefinite article
Indefinite article = a, an
Possessive adjective
Possessive adjectives (my, his, her, your, their, etc) modify nouns by indicating ownership or relationship
Object
The object of a verb is the person or thing affected by the action expressed by the verb
Preposition
Prepositions are used before nouns and can express spatial or temporal relationships (eg near, after)
Partitive article
The partitive article indicates an unspecified quantity of a mass noun, roughly equivalent to 'some'
Mass noun
A mass noun cannot be counted (eg sand, sugar)
Count noun
A count noun can be counted
Demonstrative adjective
Demonstrative adjectives point out a certain object or person (eg this, that)
Adverb
An adverb modifies a verb, i.e. it tells how something is done (eg Barbara talks fast, I write slowly)
Direct object
A direct object follows the verb without a preposition before it (the verb is acting directly on that object)
None
Indirect object
An indirect object is a noun indicating to whom or for whom an action is performed. There is a preposition (eg to or at) between the verb and the indirect object.
None