Phrases

by: HG Hargrove

Verb Phrase

A group of words put together that has a verb

Ex: She was quickly running to the mall

The college student was writing a report.

Noun Phrase

A group of words put together that has a noun ( person, place, or thing )

Ex: You are a true hero.

Can you please make your yummy chocolate chip cookies?

Articals in the English Language

A, an and the are articles. These show if the noun is refering to somthing specific or not

Why is 'I' a pronoun?

Pronoun: A word that takes place of a noun

"I" is a pronoun because it takes place of somebodys name. And somebodys name is a noun.

Linking Verb and Action Verb

Action Verb: describes what the subject of the sentence is doing

Ex: Jerry grabbed his phone

Linking verb: connects a subject with an adjective or noun that describes or identifies the subject

Ex: Joshua is a basketball fan