ENGL 3318 Assignments for Week 1
Assignment on Chapter 1: Grammaticality
Grammar 1 can be viewed as an individuals set of rules based on their personal practices with
language and ones description proficiency. Grammar 1 may almost be viewed as a set of ru
Your answers MUST be based on Chapter 12.
You must do ALL the exercises in this chapter. I am not having you submit them because the
answers are in the book. However, you are will responsible for all of them, and you will see
them on quizzes
Possessive comes from the same root as possession, something you own. Possessive nouns show
Don't let the rules confuse you. They are very basic.
Rule 1: add 's to words to show possession.
Dog's collar sister's backpack car's engin
Collective comes from the same root as collection. A collective noun names a group, like a collection of
team, choir, jury, committee, herd, pod
Put the word in this test sentence to see if it works: One _ is
A sentence can be divided into two halves: the complete subject and the complete predicate. The
complete subject is made up of all the words that tell who or what the sentence is about. The complete
predicate includes the verb and all the word