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Students will review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a grammar usage unit of a standard 10th grade English course. Topics covered include:
- Identifying subject-verb agreement errors
- Identifying verb tense errors
- Identifying singular and plural noun errors
- Identifying pronoun errors
1. Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors
It's important that the subject and verb in every sentence agree in number. While it's often easy to make this happen, there are a few situations in which it can be tricky to achieve subject-verb agreement. This lesson explains how you can be sure to pair the right verb with a subject.
2. Identifying Errors of Verb Tense
In order to identify verb tense errors, you'll need to learn about the six verb tenses and how they differ. Once you know how to look for them, problematic shifts in verb tenses can be spotted and avoided easily.
3. Identifying Errors of Singular and Plural Pronouns
It's sometimes not completely clear at first whether a singular or plural pronoun is necessary in a sentence. This lesson covers those confusing situations and explains how to be sure that you're using the right pronoun.
4. Object Pronoun: Definition & Examples
Object pronouns are pronouns that serve as objects in sentences. In this lesson, we will see how to identify object pronouns and how to use them correctly in sentences.
5. Alliteration vs. Consonance
Alliteration and consonance. Consonance and alliteration. What are they and how are they used? This lesson explores the definitions and examples of both literary devices and how writers use them in their work.
6. James Baldwin: Short Stories, Poems & Quotes
James Baldwin is remembered as a novelist, but did he also write short stories and poems? The hugely-prolific Baldwin wrote short stories and poems that were collected into two volumes. His quotes on race have also entered popular culture.
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Other chapters within the 10th Grade English: Help and Review course
- Text Analysis and Close Reading for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Developing as a Reader and Writer in 10th Grade English: Help and Review
- Reading and Understanding in Various Media: Help and Review
- Literary Forms and Genres for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Shakespeare for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- African American Writers: Help and Review
- British Fiction for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- American Prose for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Ancient Literature for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Introduction to Literary Criticism: Help and Review
- Drama for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- The Writing Process for 10th Grade: Help and Review
- Using Source Materials in 10th Grade English: Help and Review
- Conventions in 10th Grade Writing - Usage: Help and Review
- Elements of 10th Grade Grammar: Help and Review
- Punctuation in 10th Grade Writing: Help and Review
- Strategies for Reading Literary Nonfiction
- Characteristics of Major Literary Movements