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Shurley p. 230, Chapter 8

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What is the term used for verbs that are used with a main verb?helping verbs
What term describes a helping verb and a main verb that are used together?verb phrase
What are the eight be verbs?am, is, are, was, were, be, being, and been
What term describes an adverb that comes immediately before the verb?an adverb exception
What type of sentence has all subject parts first and all predicate parts after the verb?natural-order sentence
What type of sentence has predicate words at the beginning of the sentence?inverted word-order sentence
What are the three ways to form an inverted-order sentence?Use an adverb, helping verb, or prepositional phrase at the beginnning of the sentence.
What type of sentence is made by joining two sentences together correctly?compound sentence
What are the three ways to write a compound sentence?1. comma and conjunction 2. semicolon, connective adverb, and comma 3. semicolon only
What type of clause has a subject and verb but does not express a complete thought?a subordinate clause
What two types of clauses make up a complex sentence?a subordinate clause and an independent clause
What two types of clauses make up a complex sentence?a subordinate conjunction
What term is given to a group of sentences that is written about one particular subject?paragraph
What term is given to the sentence that tells what a paragraph is about?a topic sentence
What is a written discussion of one idea that is made up of several paragraphs?essay
What type of writing is used when your purpose is to inform, to give facts, to give directions, to explain, or to define something?expository writing


English Teacher
O'Fallon Township High School
O'Fallon, IL

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