Glossary of Grammatical Terminology

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Absolute possessives
Abstract nouns
Accusative case
Acronyms
Active sentences
Active voice
Adjective clauses
Adjective phrases
Adjuncts
Adverbial clauses
Adverbial phrases
Affixes
Alliteration
Anagrams
Analogy
Anastrophe
Antecedent
Antonyms
Apostrophes
Appositive apposition
Archaism
Articles
Aspect
Assonance
Auxiliary verbs
Base form
Brackets
Case
Clause
Cliches
Collective nouns
Colloquialisms
Colons
Commas
Common nouns
Comparatives
Complement
Complete aspect
Complete tense
Complex sentence
Compound adjectives
Compound nouns
Compound predicate
Compound sentence
Compound subject
Compound verbs
Concrete nouns
Conditional sentences
Conjunction definition
Conjunctions
Conjunctive adverbs
Connotation
Consonance
Consonant
Continuing aspect
Contractions
Coordinate conjunctions
Correlative conjunctions
Countable nouns
Dangling modifier
Dash em dash en dash
Dative case
Declarative sentence
Definite article
Demonstrative adjective
Demonstrative pronoun
Denotation
Dependent adverb clause
Dependent clause
Determiner
Diction
Direct object
Direct question
Double comparative
Double negative
Ellipsis
Emotive language
Emphatic pronouns
Enumeration of adjectives
Euphemism
Exclamation mark
Exclamatory sentence
Feminine
Figurative language
Figure of speech
Finite verbs
First person
Future perfect progressive tense
Future perfect tense
Future progressive tense
Future tense
Gender
Gender-specific noun
Genitive case
Gerund phrase
Gerunds
Helping verb
Homonyms
Hyperbole
Hyphens
Idiom
Imperative mood
Imperative sentence
Indefinite adjectives
Indefinite articles
Indefinite aspect
Indefinite pronoun
Indefinite tense
Independent clause
Indicative mood
Indirect object
Indirect questions
Infinitive form
Infinitive phrase
Intensifier
Intensive pronoun
Interrogative
Interrogative adjectives
Interrogative adverbs
Interrogative pronouns
Interrogative sentence
Intransitive verbs
Irony
Irregular verbs
Limiting modifiers
Linking verbs
Literal meaning
Logosglyph
Masculine
Mass noun
Metaphor
Metonyms
Misplaced modifier
Modifiers modify
Mood
Neologism
Neuter
Nominative case
Non-countable nouns
Non-finite verbs
Non-restrictive clauses
Noun clauses
Noun phrases
Number
Object
Object complement
Object of a preposition
Objective case
Objective personal pronoun
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Palindrome
Paradox
Paragraph
Parentheses parenthetical punctuation
Parenthesis
Parenthesis in apposition
Participle phrases
Participles
Parts of speech
Passive sentences
Passive voice
Past form
Past participles
Past perfect progressive tense
Past perfect tense
Past progressive tense
Past tense
Perfect aspect
Perfect progressive aspect
Perfect progressive tense
Perfect tense
Period full stop
Periodic sentence
Person
Personal pronouns
Personification
Phrasal verbs
Phrase
Plural definition
Positive degree
Possessive adjectives
Possessive case
Possessive noun
Possessive personal pronouns
Possessive pronouns
Predicate
Predicate adjectives
Predicate nominative
Prefix
Prepositional phrase
Present participle
Present perfect progressive tense
Present perfect tense
Present progressive tense
Present tense
Progressive aspect
Progressive tenses
Proper nouns
Prose
Punctuation
Question mark
Quotation
Quotation marks
Reciprocal pronouns
Reflexive pronouns
Regular verbs
Relative pronouns
Repetition anaphora
Repetition commoratio
Repetition epiphora
Restrictive clause
Restrictive modifier
Rhetorical questions
Root of a word
Run-on sentence
Satire
Second person
Semicolons
Sentences
Simile
Simple aspect
Simple future tense
Simple past tense
Simple present tense
Simple sentence
Simple subject
Simple tenses
Singular
Split infinitives
Squinting modifier
Subject
Subject complement
Subjective case
Subjective personal pronouns
Subjunctive mood
Subordinate clause
Subordinating conjunctions
Suffix
Superlatives
Syllable
Synonyms
Tautology
Tense
Third person
Title case
Transitive verbs
Verb root
Verbal nouns
Verbals
Vocative case
Voice
Vowels
Weak verbs
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