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Common Core Language Arts Vocabulary

Subjects : common-core, languages
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1. A sentence that includes one independent clause and at least one dependent clause.






2. One independent clause






3. Declarative - Interrogative - and Imperative - Exclamatory






4. The past tense doesn't add an -ed; Usually the past tense and past participle forms are not the same






5. Action words






6. Names more than one person - place - thing - or idea






7. A conjunction (like 'since' or 'that' or 'who') that introduces a dependent clause






8. Preceding in time or order






9. Person - place - or thing






10. Preceding in time or order






11. A sentence that includes one independent clause and at least one dependent clause.






12. The subject matter of a conversation or discussion






13. Some nouns have special plural forms they are called irregular plural. singular: man - woman - goose - child - foot - mouse -die - ox/ irregular men - women - geese -children -feet -mice -dice -oxen.






14. The past tense doesn't add an -ed; Usually the past tense and past participle forms are not the same






15. A sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses






16. The noun or nouns that the pronoun replaces






17. One independent clause






18. Some nouns have special plural forms they are called irregular plural. singular: man - woman - goose - child - foot - mouse -die - ox/ irregular men - women - geese -children -feet -mice -dice -oxen.






19. Subject stays the same; verb must be singular or plural to match the subject






20. Declarative - Interrogative - and Imperative - Exclamatory






21. Modfies verbs - adjectives - other adverbs - or entire clauses - they often answer of the following questions: How - When - Where - Why - To what extent?






22. Action words






23. Changed






24. Present - past - future - present perfect - past perfect - future perfect






25. Person - place - or thing






26. The comparative form of an adjective






27. Connects word or word groups that have equal importance in a sentence (and - but - or - for - so - yet - nor)






28. What something is used for






29. A conjunction (like 'since' or 'that' or 'who') that introduces a dependent clause






30. Word used to modify or describe a noun or pronoun - such as 'happy -' 'sad -' or 'pretty.'






31. The comparative form of an adjective






32. The noun or nouns that the pronoun replaces






33. Specified methods of procedure






34. The superlative form of an adjective






35. Changed






36. Word used to modify or describe a noun or pronoun - such as 'happy -' 'sad -' or 'pretty.'






37. Words that take the place of nouns






38. What something is used for






39. Names we have for ideas - emotions - qualities - processes - occasions and times. Invisible and tangible. e.g. 'joy' - 'gentleness' - 'wedding'






40. Names more than one person - place - thing - or idea






41. Present - past - future - present perfect - past perfect - future perfect






42. The subject matter of a conversation or discussion






43. Specified methods of procedure






44. The superlative form of an adjective






45. Words that take the place of nouns






46. Modfies verbs - adjectives - other adverbs - or entire clauses - they often answer of the following questions: How - When - Where - Why - To what extent?






47. Connects word or word groups that have equal importance in a sentence (and - but - or - for - so - yet - nor)






48. Names we have for ideas - emotions - qualities - processes - occasions and times. Invisible and tangible. e.g. 'joy' - 'gentleness' - 'wedding'






49. A sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses






50. Subject stays the same; verb must be singular or plural to match the subject