Assignment 1 - Assignment 1 Chapter 12 Outline Thesis...

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Assignment 1 Chapter 12 Outline Thesis statement : Correct use of adjectives and adverbs. I. Adjectives and adverbs are modifiers A. Adjectives modify nouns and pronouns 1. The tired swimmer took a deep breath B. Adverbs modify verbs, adverbs, adjectives and independent clauses 1. The swimmer was extremely tired II. Always use adverbs to modify verbs, adjectives and other adverbs A. Correct: You inspired me greatly B. Incorrect: You inspired me great III. Do not use double negatives A. Correct: You will never get a job B. Incorrect: You will never get no job IV. Use adjectives as complements after linking verbs A. Correct: You look happy B. Incorrect: You look happily V. Comparative and superlative adjectives and adverbs A. Regular 1. Positive: green 2. Comparative: greener 3. Superlative: greenest B. Irregular 1. Positive: good 2. Comparative: better 3. Superlative: best
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Chapter 13 Outline Thesis statement: Understanding sentence fragments. I.
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