Projects In Action English; Socialized Recitations In Composition And Grammar

Paperback | February 7, 2012

byFannie O. Johansen

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1920 Excerpt: ... Second Year of the Junior High School CONSTRUCTION IN TECHNICAL GRAMMAR CONTINUED IN DETAIL THROUGH ACTION VII The following examples of lessons in technical grammar will give an idea of results in detail. At most, teaching only leads the way for the correct use of English vocabulary and choice of expression. Detailed work both in oral and in written results of action prove that interesting, careful, and constant drill will tend to fix in the minds of students, the necessary and effective form of correct English expression. ACTION The small step-ladder was placed at the front of the room. A boy climbed to the top step and began to signal. His face showed that the situation was serious. SENTENCE The brave-hearted soldier climbed the steep, rocky cliff in order that he might signal the heavy artillery that the enemy had camped outside the line of defense. brave-hearted--compound adjective. in order that he might signal the heavy artillery--a purpose clause. outside the line--adverbial phrase. of defense--an adjective phrase. 126 VIII ACTION A young girl led a company of boys across the room. Her head was lifted high and she pretended to rein in her horse. SENTENCE Joan of Arc, a poor peasant girl, who loved her countrymen, I assure you, led the soldiers of France on to victory in order that her country might be forever free. a poor peasant girl--an appositive. who loved her countrymen--relative clause. of France--adjective phrase. / assure you--parenthetical expression. to victory--adverbial phrase. in order that her country might be forever free--purpose clause. IX ACTION A boy used both hands as spy glasses and searched and peered into the darkness. "0, the endless boom, boom, out there where it is darker than the blackest night!" escaped his lips. Several ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1920 Excerpt: ... Second Year of the Junior High School CONSTRUCTION IN TECHNICAL GRAMMAR CONTINUED IN DETAIL THROUGH ACTION VII The following exa...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217536891

ISBN - 13:9780217536899

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