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eBook Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465467033
  • ISBN-13: 9781465467034
  • DDC: 428.2
  • Grade Level Range: Pre K - 2nd Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released September 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

A clear, precise, and comprehensive book that will give children the tools to build confidence in reading, writing, and comprehension through visual explanation. From when to use a preposition or pronoun to how to use a comma or colon, Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation covers all the most important grammar topics in DK's signature style. Each example provided is supported by a picture, making it accessible and comprehensible, and clear and simple text and repetition help to solidify knowledge and understanding.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
How to Use This Book.
What Is Grammar?.
What Is Punctuation?.
Parts of Speech.
1: Nouns.
2: Proper Nouns.
3: Abstract Nouns.
4: Singular and Plural Nouns.
5: Compound Nouns.
6: Collective Nouns.
7: Verbs.
8: Verbs and Subjects.
9: Subjects and Objects.
10: The Verb Be.
11: Pronouns.
12: I or Me?.
13: Possessive Pronouns.
14: Present and Past Tenses.
15: Future Tense.
16: Progressive Tenses.
17: Perfect Tenses.
18: Auxiliary Verbs.
19: Infinitives.
20: Adjectives.
21: Where to Put Adjectives.
22: Adverbs.
23: Adjectives into Adverbs.
24: Adverbs of Place.
25: Adverbs of Time.
26: Adverbs Before Adjectives.
27: Comparatives and Superlatives.
28: Prepositions.
29: Prepositions of Place.
30: Prepositions of Time.
31: Other Prepositions.
32: Conjunctions.
33: Coordinating Conjunctions.
34: Subordinating Conjunctions.
35: Interjections.
36: Determiners.
37: Parts of Speech Quiz.
Sentences, Phrases, and Clauses.
38: Sentences.
39: Statements.
40: Questions.
41: Exclamations.
42: Commands.
43: Noun Phrases.
44: Prepositional Phrases.
45: Adverbials.
46: Fronted Adverbials.
47: Clauses.
48: Main Clauses.
49: Subordinate Clauses.
50: Relative Clauses.
51: Relative Pronouns.
52: Active and Passive Sentences.
53: Direct Speech.
54: Reported Speech.
55: Direct to Reported Speech.
56: Sentences Quiz.
Punctuation.
57: Capital Letters.
58: Periods.
59: Question Marks.
60: Exclamation Points.
61: Commas.
62: Apostrophes.
63: Possessive Apostrophes.
64: Its or It's.
65: Parentheses.
66: Quotation Marks.
67: Dashes.
68: Hyphens.
69: Colons.
70: Semicolons.
71: Ellipses.
72: Bullet Points.
73: Punctuation Quiz.
Writing Tips.
Common Mistakes in Grammar.
Common Mistakes in Punctuation.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.