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Book 5

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Introduction and Objectives

 
Initial Assessment

Reviewing the Complexities of S/V/C Patterns
ID-R IM Predicate Adjective or Part of the Verb? (Level 1.3, Ex.8) TN
ID-R IM Expletives (Optional) Level 2.1.3 TN
ID-R IM Palimpsest Patterns (Level 2.1.4) TN
ID-R IM Phrasal Verbs (Level 2.1.5) TN
Practice Distinguishing Finite Verbs from Verbals
ID-R IM Finite Verb or Verbal? - Noun Test (Level 2.1.6, Ex. 1) TN
ID-R IM Finite Verb or Verbal? - The "To"Test (Level 2.1.6, Ex. 2)
ID-R IM Finite Verb or Verbal? - 
The Sentence Test (Level 2.1.6, Ex. 3)
ID-R IM Finite Verb or Verbal? - Mixed (Level 2.1.6, Ex. 4)
ID-R A Passage for Analysis {Level 2.1.6, Ex. 5)
JfF Just for Fun (Level 2.1.6, Ex. 6)
Reviewing Complexities of Prepositional Phrases
ID-R IM The "To" Problem (Level 2.2.1, Ex. 1) TN
ID-R IM Verbs as Objects of Prepositions (Level 2.2.1, Ex. 2)
ID-R IM The Spelling of "To" and "Too" (L2.2.1, Ex. 3) TN
ID-R IM Is It a Preposition - or Subordinate Conjunction? (Level 2.2.2) TN
ID-R IM Embedded Prepositional Phrases (Level 2.2.3) TN
Other Review
P The Importance of Punctuation (Level 1.7, Ex. 1)
1 "Fingers and Toes" (A Lesson in Poetry and Punctuation) AK ToC
P Replacing Lost Punctuation (Level 1.7, Ex. 9)
2 AK ToC
ID-R IM Identifying Tenses (Level 1.6, Ex. 8a)
3 AK ToC
ID-R Mixed Noun Clauses (Level 3.1.2, Noun, Ex. 1
19 From Mrs. Peter Rabbit, by Thornton Burgess AK ToC
ID-R Passages for Analysis (Level 3.1.2, Mixed Ex, 4)
20 From Vredenburg's "The Sleeping Beauty" AK ToC
21 From Kipling's "The Elephant's Child" AK ToC
P IM The Punctuation and Logic of Main Clauses
(Level 3.1.1, Ex. 2)
TN
22 AK ToC
More about Subordinate Clauses
ID IM Subordinate Clauses as Interjections (Level 3.2.3, Ex. 2) TN
N "The Snail's Dream," by Oliver Herford AK ToC
ID IM Direct Object, or Interjection? (Level 3.2.3, Ex. 3) TN
N From Vredenburg's "Bluebeard" AK ToC
N From Vredenburg's My Favorite Fairy Tales AK ToC
ID IM "So" and "For" as Conjunctions (Level 3.2.2) TN
11 From Vredenburg's My Favorite Fairy Tales AK ToC
12 From "Pericles," by E. Nesbit AK ToC
S Prozeugma: Ellipsis in S/V/C Patterns (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 1)
13 From Marshall's Stories of Robin Hood AK ToC
ID IM Ellipsis in Subordinate Clauses (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 2) TN
14 From The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett AK ToC
ID IM Semi-Reduced Clauses (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 3)
15 Famous Quotations (Ex # 1) AK ToC
S Semi-Reducing Clauses (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 4)
16 Semi-Reducing Clauses - Exercise # 1 AK ToC
ID Prepositional Phrase or Ellipsed Clause? (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 5)
17 Based on Anna Sewell's Black Beauty (#1) AK ToC
Pr Passages for Analysis  (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 6)
18 From Kipling's "The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo" AK ToC
19 "Young and Old," by Charles Kingsley AK ToC

Practice with Embedded Subordinate Clauses (Level 3.1.3)
ID Embedded Subordinate Clauses (Level 3.1.3) TN
Clauses within Clauses (Embedding) Identifying Clauses -- The Procedure
25 "The House That Jack Built" AK ToC
26 From "The Nightingale," by H. C. Andersen AK ToC

Studies in Punctuation
P IM The Punctuation and Logic of Main Clauses
(Level 3.1.1, Ex. 2)
TN
8 From Lassie, Come Home, by Eric Knight (Ex # 1) AK ToC
9 From Vredenburg's "The Sleeping Beauty" Original AK ToC
P Syntax and Logic - Compounding Main Clauses
(Level 3.1.1, Ex. 3)
N AK ToC
P Treasure Hunt (and/or Recipe Roster)
(Level 3.1.1, Ex. 4)
N Treasure Hunt (and/or Recipe Roster) NA -
P-
Writing Compound Sentences with a Dash, Colon, or Semicolon (Level 3.1.1, Ex. 5}
7 Exercise NA ToC
P IM Punctuating Adjectival Clauses and Other Modifiers
Restrictive and Non-Restrictive Modifiers
(Level 3.1.2, Adj., Ex. 4) 
TN
15 From Mrs. Peter Rabbit, by Thornton Burgess (#1) AK ToC
16 From Mrs. Peter Rabbit, by Thornton Burgess (#2) AK ToC
An Introduction to Passive Voice (Level 5.7)
Move to Grade 6
ID-R IM Identifying Passive Voice (Level 5.7, Ex. 1) TN
N From Stories of Robin Hood (Ex # 1) AK ToC
N From Stories of Robin Hood (Ex # 2) AK ToC
N From The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett AK ToC
ID-R IM Passive Voice or Predicate Adjective? (Level 5.7, Ex. 2)
N From Marhsll's Robin Hood (Ex # 5) AK ToC
N Vredenburg's "Snow-White and Rose-Red" AK ToC
ID-R Rewriting Sentences from Passive Voice into Active
and from Active into Passive (Level 5.7, Ex. 3)
N From Vredenburg's "Snow-White and Rose-Red" AK ToC
N From Marshall's Robin Hood AK ToC
ID-R Passages for Analysis  (Level 5.7, Ex. 9)
N "Alice" A Poem by  Herbert Bashford AK ToC
N "Sheep-Shearing" AK ToC

The Logic of Clauses
N The Logic of "And," "Or," and "But" AK ToC
N Mixed Review of Last Year AK ToC
N Cause--"Because" AK ToC
N Purpose and Result AK ToC
N Purpose and Result AK ToC
N Comparison with "As" and "Than" AK ToC
N Another look at "As" and "Than" AK ToC
N Mixed AK ToC
N Sentence-Combining and De-Combining AK ToC
N Sentence-Combining and De-Combining AK ToC
A Focus on Style
ID-S IM Prozeugma (Ellipsis in S/V/C Patterns) (Level 3.2.1, Ex. 1) TN
10 From "How Brave Walter Hunted Wolves" (Lang) AK ToC
11 From E. B. White's The Trumpet of the Swan (Ex #7) AK ToC
ID-R
Parallel Constructions 
(L3.1.2, Mixed, Ex. 5 and 6)
28 Abraham Lincoln's "The Gettysburg Address" AK ToC
29 From Kipling's "The Butterfly That Stamped" AK ToC
30 "The Loveliest Town of All," from Stuart Little, by E. B. White Original AK ToC
ID-R Parallel Subordinate Clauses (Level 3.1.2 Mixed, Ex. 5)
N AK ToC
S Adverbial Clauses: Rewriting Adverbial as  Main 
and Main as Adverbial (L3.1.2, Adv. Ex. 3)
12 From"The Three Tasks," adapted from Grimm AK ToC
13 From "Snow-White," by Edric  Vredenburg AK ToC
S Adverbial Clauses: Sentence-Building - 
Adding Adverbial Clauses (Level 3.1.2, Adv., Ex. 2)
14 Adapted from Voyades in English NA ToC
S Rewriting Adjectival Clauses: Rewriting Adjectival  as Main
and Main as Adjectival (Level 3.1.2, Adj., Ex. 5)
17 From Vredenburg's "Princess Goldenhair" AK ToC
S IM Adjectival Clauses: Sentence-Building - 
Adding Adjectival Clauses (Level 3.1.2, Adj., Ex. 3)
TN
18 From "Snow-White," by Edric  Vredenburg NA ToC
S Sentence Combining -- Sentences

 
S Sentence De-Combining -- Sentences

 
S Sentence Combining -- Passage

 
S Sentence De-Combining -- Passage
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