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Function Words PPT Presentation by Cynthia Elmas

April 16, 2013 By: Rachid Category: Grammar

Click here to download the file. Function Word PPT

Grammar Diagnostic Exam

August 22, 2012 By: Rachid Category: Grammar, Other

This is the Oxford diagnostic test.  It has 3 levels of complexity, which in my experience are relatively consistent with our levels.  Note, however, that a couple of questions maybe confusing for students as this is aimed at British learners. LINK

Accuracy & Grammar Links

March 04, 2010 By: Nada Category: Grammar, Uncategorized

Help students GET IT RIGHT with these accuracy and grammar resources.

Direct/Indirect Objects: explanation and worksheet

March 02, 2010 By: Nada Category: Grammar, Uncategorized

Contributed by Rachid.

Mixed constructions/dangling modifiers from Hacker’s Rules for Writers

March 02, 2010 By: Nada Category: Grammar, Writing

These are some of the explanations and exercises I have found most useful for dealing with mixed constructions, dangling modifiers, and tangled logic in sentences.  Source:  Diana Hacker’s Rules for Writers.