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1. Known as relative pronoun clauses

2. Action has been completed

3. Animal or things & should be use to introduce essential clauses

4. Occur when 2 or more adjectives appearing before a noun independently modify the noun

5. Are capitalized-specific person - places - & things

6. Verb form ending in ing that is used as a noun. often desctibes activities.

7. Is singular

8. Shortened forms of subjects & verbs (it's - there's)

9. When nouns - verbs - adverbs or adjectives change form (child--children)

10. Formed by adding r or er in one-syllable & some two syllable words or adding more/less

11. Special symbols that hellp you pronounce words correctly

12. Used in casual writing or conversation but not formal

13. Used to express command

14. Noun or pronoun the sentence is about

15. Negative adverb is used in same sentence with negative verb.(Calling her won't do no good)

16. Used in certain countries or regions

17. Express current action

18. The-is used to describe a specific person or thing. can be used with singular or plural verbs

19. Present tense of a verb preceded by the word to (to be - to sit)

20. Plural

21. Add 's (Horowitz's)

22. Used to show actions that are already completed or perfected

23. Express action - occurrence - or a state of being

24. Noun or pronoun prepositional phrase is talking about

25. Commas are used to separate word that...

26. Bushes - Rodriguezes -Williames

27. 2 independent clauses & 1 dependent clause

28. Is plural

29. MDs - PhDs

30. To rest (lie - lay - lain - lying)

31. Who may function as the subject of a verb or as the subject complement of noun following linkg verb

32. Faculty - committee - team - group - jury-may be singular or plural depending on how they are used

33. Falls at the end of the sentence

34. Make principle noun plural (fathers-in-law) (runners-up)

35. Refers to syllable of a word that gets the most emphasis

36. Plural ending in y w/ vowel before it

37. Two or more

38. Commas are used to...

39. Often introduced by words such as then or as

40. 2 nouns express separate ownership

41. Action verb that does not require an object to complete it's action

42. To place (lay - laid - laid - laying)

43. Action in a verb is directed toward the subject

44. Plural ending in o w/ vowel before it

45. When one noun possess another

46. The most used & misused punctuation mark

47. Joins nouns and pronouns to other words

48. When dates contain more than one element....

49. Formed by adding st or est in short adj. or adding most/least

50. One