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1 subject object passive meaning more specific (i.e. to modify the noun), or after the be, as its complement. nouns s nouns ads adjective modify adials preposition phrases noun phrases subordinate clauses Usha went up the stairs. [preposition phrase used as adial] She finished her work this evening. [noun phrase used as adial] She finished when the teacher got cross. [subordinate clause used as adial] ads

2 preposition phrases clauses subordinate showing the place of missing letters (e.g. for I am) marking possessives (e.g. mother). determiner s modal s be is used in the progressive and passive have is used in the perfect do is used to form questions and negative statements if no other auxiliary is present head subordinate phrase main finite Cohesive devices

3 cohesion determiners and pronouns, which can refer back to earlier words conjunctions and ads, which can make relations between words clear ellipsis of expected words. conjunction ad subject object root words morphology co-ordinating conjunctions (e.g. and) link two words or phrases together as an equal pair subordinating conjunctions (e.g. when) introduce a subordinate clause.

4 vowel progressive conjunction subordination articles (the, a or an) demonstratives (e.g. this, those) possessives (e.g. my, your) quantifiers (e.g. some, every). grapheme phoneme ó ïëþ

5 tense tense present past I have done them. [combined with the finite have] I will do them. [combined with the finite will] I want to do them! [combined with the finite want] adial presenttense tense present past grapheme-phoneme correspondences phoneme graphemes phonemes

6 phrase. after to after modal s. morphology past tense plural word family transitive sentence clause subordinate clause s

7 suffixes finite phrase teacher is modified by primaryschool (to mean a specific kind of teacher) school is modified by primary (to mean a specific kind of school). prefixes root words suffixes family inflections word where unhelpful = un + helpful and helpful = help + ful compound determiners classes word prepositions s behind you! [this names a place, but is a preposition, not a noun] She can jump so high! [this names an action, but is a, not a noun]

8 head phrase noun phrase noun pronoun passive subject adjectives complements A display was suggested. [object of active becomes the subject of the passive ] Year 2 designed pretty. [incorrect, because adjectives cannot be objects] progressive perfect to do with present or past time although past participles are used as perfects (e.g. has eaten) they are also used as passives (e.g. was eaten). passive the past participle form eaten the normal object (it) turned into the subject the normal subject (our dog) turned into an optional preposition phrase with by as its head the be(was), or some other such as get. active The school arranged a visit. A bus ran over our cat. He received a warning. [past tense, active received] We had an accident. [past tense, active had]

9 Verbs talk about the past talk about imagined situations make a request sound more polite. suffix tense turning the into its past participle inflection adding a form of the have before it. progressive /kæt/ /t/ contrasts with /k/ to signal the difference between tap and cap /t/ contrasts with /l/ to signal the difference between bought and ball. /ka / /k :t/ grapheme

10 phrase phrase clause noun preposition noun suffix morphology a noun followed by an apostrophe, with or without s a possessive pronoun. determiner word suffix pronoun noun phrase noun conjunctions Verbs talk about the present talk about the future. subject

11 tense participle perfect nouns they are grammatically more specialised it is harder to modify them sentence

12 subordinate clause noun pronoun clause Morphology prefixes family inflections Compound suffixes word words

13 digraph registers syllable noun phrase pronoun noun just before the in a statement just after the auxiliary, in a question. complement object clauses inflections subordinate

14 an adjective is subordinate to the noun it modifies subjects and objects are subordinate to their s. subordinate clause co-ordination subordinate sentence relative clause modifies co-ordinate clause main adial subject object root words prefix noun word class word vowel consonants antonym present past s inflections

15 future progressive perfect Estudia. [present tense] Estudió. [past tense] Estudiará. [future tense] intransitive stressed grapheme phoneme tense present past future nouns auxiliary modal transitive intransitive The walk take an hour. [noun] All that surfing makes Morwenna so sleepy! [noun] syllables consonants

16 word noun adjective ad preposition determiner pronoun conjunction words morphology

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