Core English Grammar Assessment

Detailed Table of Contents

UNIT 1: NOUNS AND ADJECTIVES

Topics covered include:

  • Types of Nouns
  • Nouns Used in Predicate Part
  • Types of Adjectives
  • Adjectives in Comparative and Superlative Form

UNIT 2: PRONOUNS

Topics covered include:

  • Pronoun Antecedent Agreement
  • Subject, Object, and Possessive Pronouns
  • Demonstrative, Interrogative, Relative, and Indefinite Pronouns
  • Reflexive and Intensive Pronouns
  • Common Pronoun Errors
  • More Common Pronoun Errors

UNIT 3: VERBS

Topics covered include:

  • Action, Linking, Helping, Transitive, and Intransitive Verbs
  • Simple and Perfect Tenses
  • Progressive Tenses
  • Perfect Progressive Tenses
  • Active and Passive Verbs
  • Irregular Verbs

UNIT 5: GERUNDS, PARTICIPLES, AND INFINITIVES

Topics covered include:

  • Gerunds
  • Gerund Phrases
  • Participles and Participle Phrases
  • Infinitives

UNIT 5: WORD PARTS AND COUNTERPARTS

Topics covered include:

  • Contractions and Compound Words
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Homophones, Homographs, and Homonyms

UNIT 6: CONFUSING WORDS

Topics covered include:

  • Special Verbs: Let, Leave; Teach, Learn; Lie, Lay
  • Special Verbs: Rise, Raise; Sit, Set
  • Adjectives: Good, Better, Best, Well, Bad, Worse, Worst
  • Pronouns: Who, Whom, Himself, Herself, Ourselves, Themselves
  • Homophones and Near Homophones
  • More Homophones and Near Homophones

UNIT 7: DICTIONARY AND REFERENCE MATERIALS

Topics covered include:

  • Alphabetizing and Guide Words
  • Common Reference Materials
  • Fiction and Non-Fiction
  • Library Media Skills
  • Internet Research