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Words & Phrases in Grammar Flashcards - Summary
Boost your knowledge of words and phrases in grammar with these online study flashcards. Available 24/7, these interactive flashcard sets are designed to help you quickly review and memorize common types of words and phrases in the English language. Some of the words and phrases you'll study include:
- English grammar articles
- Consonant blends
- Diphthongs, idioms and interjections
- Homonyms and homophones
- Hyphenated compound words
- Indicator, portmanteau, rhyming and signal words
- Open compound and open syllable words
- Prefixes and suffixes
- Prepositional phrases
How They Work
When you're studying these grammar flashcards, keep track of the words and phrases you get correct and the ones that you miss.
- Open a flashcard set for the grammar topic you're studying.
- Identify the image or word on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
Articles in English Grammar List & Flashcards
Articles are used constantly in spoken and written English. These flashcards help review what articles are and how they are used. The flashcards also offer lots of practice at using them correctly.
Consonant Blends List & Flashcards
This flashcard set reviews consonant blends. A definition of consonant blends and flashcards to practice identifying consonant blends within words are provided.
Diphthongs List & Flashcards
This flashcard set will review common diphthongs in the English language. Use this set to practice identifying diphthongs within words and to identify the combination of sounds they represent.
Homonyms Words List & Flashcards
Homonyms can be tricky - they are words that sound and are spelled the same, but have different meanings! Use this set of flashcards to review some of the homonyms you are most likely to come across in every day conversations.
Homophones List & Flashcards
Description: Homophones are easy; all you need to know is that two or more words can sound the same and yet mean completely different things. This flashcard set gives you some great examples to practice telling homophones apart.
Hyphenated Compound Words List & Flashcards
Some hyphenated compound words, like self-taught, are familiar, but it can be hard to determine if a compound word should or shouldn't be hyphenated. These flashcards will help you learn the difference between compound words with and without hyphens.
Idioms List & Flashcards
These flashcards will walk you through the meanings of common English idioms, with example sentences to help you understand them. Get your idioms in a row with this fun flashcard set!
Indicator Words Flashcards
This set of flashcards introduces indicator words, their purpose, examples, and how using them can improve reading comprehension. To enhance understanding, quotes with indicator words are used as examples.
Interjections List & Flashcards
Interjections are a great way to convey a strong emotion or get a point across. Review this set of flashcards to become familiar with some of the most commonly used interjections in everyday conversation.
Open Compound Words List & Flashcards
'The bus driver grabbed her coffee mug from the coffee table in the living room.' This sentence is full of open compound words. Use this set of flashcards to learn what open compound words are and to be able to identify them in example sentences.
Open Syllable Words Flashcards
Gain a deeper knowledge of syllable structure! This flashcard set contains example flashcards to help you practice identifying words containing open syllables. Basic terminology cards will help broaden your understanding.
Portmanteau Words List & Flashcards
Whether you love to chillax or just catch up on your favorite sitcom, portmanteaus are all around us. Spice up your written or spoken language with this fun little verbal twist.
Prefix Words Flashcards
By using these flashcards, you will learn the how the meanings of simple words can be changed with the addition of a prefix. This will help you to be able to find the meanings of more complex words.
Prepositional Phrase List & Flashcards
Review the different types and purposes of prepositional phrases, and then practice finding and explaining prepositional phrases in multiple example sentences.
Rhyming Words List & Flashcards
We will explore the different types of rhyme and how they are used in poems. This flashcard set will help you learn the different definitions for types of rhyme and it will also give you examples to help you recognize different patterns.
Signal Words List & Flashcards
If you listen for signal or transition words, you will gain a better understanding of what the speaker is trying to tell you, even if you do not know every word they are saying. This flashcard set is to help you understand the common uses of signal words, or phrases and what some of those phrases are.
Suffix List & Flashcards
Suffixes are used all the time in daily conversation. They can modify number, part of speech, or verb tense. This set of flashcards can help you review common suffixes and recognize how they modify words.
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