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Alliteration, Onomatopoeia, and Idiom
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This seminar will introduce three of eight types of figurative language (alliteration, onomatopoeia, and idiom).  Through mainly fictional texts( tongue twisters, comics, songs, etc.), you will  identify these types of figurative language, determine their meanings, and  formulate project-based activities to prove your understanding of these common figurative language types.StandardsCC.1.2.5.F  Determine the meaning of words and phrase as they are used in grade-level text, including interpretation of figurative language. 

Subject:
Elementary Education
Reading Foundation Skills
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Author:
Tracy Rains
Date Added:
02/06/2018
Commonsense Composition
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This textbook follows California Language Arts Standards for grades 9-12 to provide a generalized understanding of composition and to serve as a supplementary aid to high school English teachers.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Literature
Language, Grammar and Vocabulary
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CK-12 Foundation
Provider Set:
CK-12 FlexBook
Author:
Bruno, Crystal
Date Added:
08/20/2010
Composing Cinquain Poems with Basic Parts of Speech
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Reinforce student understanding of parts of speech through the analysis of sample cinquain poems followed by the creation of original cinquains.

Subject:
Language, Grammar and Vocabulary
Reading Foundation Skills
Reading Informational Text
Reading Literature
Speaking and Listening
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ReadWriteThink
Provider Set:
ReadWriteThink
Date Added:
09/28/2013
Egyptian Arabic Primer (PDF / eBook)
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This primer provides a basic introduction to Egyptian colloquial Arabic, beginning with the alphabet, demonstrating both pronunciation and the writing system. From there the text moves on to discussing the parts of speech as well as some of the dialect's basic grammar. The book then progresses to common phrases and ends with a vocabulary section that relies on transliteration.

Subject:
Languages
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Felix Marschner
Author:
W. A. Betts
Date Added:
10/14/2013
Guide to Grammar and Writing
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Capital Community College's (CT) Guide to Grammar and Writing is an exhaustive archive of exercises and instructions materials for all facets of the writing process, from developmental levels to college-level composition and research courses.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lecture Notes
Lesson
Module
Author:
Capital Community College Foundation
Charles Darling
Date Added:
12/02/2018
The Parts of Speech
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No Strings Attached
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As each language has its own alphabet, it also has its own grammar. For English, all the words we see are divided into nine classes or categories. These classes are called Parts of Speech. The dictionaries we use always mention the category of the word and tell us if a word is used in multiple categories of the Parts of Speech.
Knowing the grammar of a language will not enable fluency in your speaking or writing, but it helps. Knowing the functions of the elements of language (i.e. words) helps us in their appropriate and accurate use. This preamble is necessary so as to make us read the definitions and explanations as a new thing; devoid of the stereotyping that happened to us at schools.

Subject:
Business and Communication
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Reading
Author:
Parveen Sharma
Date Added:
04/24/2020
Parts of speech - Mad Libs
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The students will examine their knowledge of the parts of speech with this fun game of mad libs. The teacher provides them with a story of his or her own authorship, which contains a series of blanks where the student must write a word from the corresponding part of speech in order to make the story their own.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Game
Author:
Christian Hernandez
Date Added:
01/28/2016
A Practical Grammar of the Arabic Language (PDF)
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This grammar text, written in 1891, is designed for beginning students. It explains the most essential aspects of Arabic grammar from a highly technical stance. It begins with the alphabet, including a discussion of pronunciation and proceeds to more advanced topics such as the parts of Arabic speech. The text includes interlineal reading lessons, dialogues and vocabulary, and ends with an unvoweled glossary. The filesize of the PDF is 14 MB.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Homework/Assignment
Reading
Provider:
Bernard Quaritch Ltd
Author:
Ahmad Faris Shidyaq
Date Added:
10/14/2013
Speak Moroccan Arabic Lessons
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This site utilizes textual instructions and occasional videos to instruct visitors in Moroccan Arabic. The lessons are basic, and cover the most fundamental aspects of Moroccan Arabic grammar. Lessons cover the basic parts of speech as well as providing numerous word lists.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Speak Moroccan Arabic
Date Added:
10/14/2013
Thornton's Elementary Arabic - A Grammar (PDF)
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This is the first volume in a series of four books, first published in 1905. The series treats Arabic grammar in a highly technical way and was written as an abridgment of Wright's Grammar, a foundational text. The book is divided into three sections: introduction to the alphabet, parts of speech, and syntax.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Cambridge University Press
Author:
Frederic Du Pre Thornton
Date Added:
10/14/2013
WikiBooks - Formal Arabic
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This page presents a very basic and brief description of some of the most fundamental aspects of Arabic grammar, including noun gender, word order, verb conjugation, and the most common pronouns. The page covers the parts of speech and provides examples in English and Arabic.

Subject:
Languages
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Wikibooks
Date Added:
10/14/2013