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  • 03:19 To, two, and too | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

    To, two, and too | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

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    Another troublesome triad, "to", "two", and "too". Let's set these frequently-confused words straight!

  • 03:21 There, their, and they're | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

    There, their, and they're | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

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    This is one of the most frequently-confused trios in the English language. Follow along, and learn to suss out the differences between these three words.

  • 06:11 Bare/bear, allowed/aloud, advice/advise, break/brake | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

    Bare/bear, allowed/aloud, advice/advise, break/brake | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

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    Learn to tell the differences between these eight frequently-confused words!

  • 04:18 Affect and effect | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

    Affect and effect | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

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    TL;DW: affect's a verb and effect's a noun. But there's a little more to it than that.

  • 07:12 Less versus fewer | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

    Less versus fewer | Frequently confused words | Usage | Grammar

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    How do you know when to use "less" or "fewer" when describing the quantity or amount of things?

  • 25:49 New Tricky Words | Sight Words for Kids | 110 Sight Words and First Grade Exception Words

    Tricky Words | Sight Words for Kids | 110 Sight Words and First Grade Exception Words

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  • 16:12 New Top 110 Tricky Words #6 | Dolch Words for Kids | Sight Words For Beginners

    Top 110 Tricky Words #6 | Dolch Words for Kids | Sight Words For Beginners

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  • 09:35 New 63 Tricky Words #7 | Common Exception Words | First Grade Sight Words

    63 Tricky Words #7 | Common Exception Words | First Grade Sight Words

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  • 08:07 New 52 Tricky Words #2 | Dolch Words for Kids | Kindergarten Sight Words

    52 Tricky Words #2 | Dolch Words for Kids | Kindergarten Sight Words

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  • 07:34 New 46 Tricky Words #4 | Dolch Words for Kids | Second Grade Sight Words

    46 Tricky Words #4 | Dolch Words for Kids | Second Grade Sight Words

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  • 07:06 New 41 Tricky Words #5 | Dolch Words for Kids | Third Grade Sight Words

    41 Tricky Words #5 | Dolch Words for Kids | Third Grade Sight Words

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  • 1:02:56 New Tricky Words #1-7 | Dolch Words for Kids | Preschool to 2 Grade Sight Words

    Tricky Words #1-7 | Dolch Words for Kids | Preschool to 2 Grade Sight Words

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  • 16:04 New 100 Tricky Words #14 | Fry Words | 7th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

    100 Tricky Words #14 | Fry Words | 7th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

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  • 31:05 English Grammar Boot Camp | The Great Courses

    English Grammar Boot Camp | The Great Courses

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    https://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/show/english_grammar_boot_camp?utm_source=US_SocialMedia&utm_medium=SocialMediaEditorialYoutube&utm_campaign=138569 Grammar! For many of us, the word triggers memories of finger-wagging schoolteachers, and of wrestling

  • 02:46 Introduction to Grammar | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to Grammar | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Khan Academy Grammarian David Rheinstrom welcomes you to his favorite topic: the study of language, its rules, and its conventions. By understanding English – by speaking it, by writing it, by reading this very sentence – you are a grammarian yourself! Wa

  • 13:58 New 100 Tricky Words #8 | Fry Words | 1st 100 Fry Sight Words

    100 Tricky Words #8 | Fry Words | 1st 100 Fry Sight Words

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  • 14:54 New 100 Tricky Words #11 | Fry Words | 4th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

    100 Tricky Words #11 | Fry Words | 4th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

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  • 15:00 New 100 Tricky Words #12 | Fry Words | 5th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

    100 Tricky Words #12 | Fry Words | 5th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

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  • 15:09 New 100 Tricky Words #13 | Fry Words | 6th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

    100 Tricky Words #13 | Fry Words | 6th 100 Fry Sight Words | Made by Red Cat Reading

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  • 03:29 Introduction to irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Words like "walk" and "look" are regular verbs – they behave in a predictable way. But there's a whole class of words in English, called irregular verbs, that are harder to predict. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Acad

  • 02:55 Emphatic pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Emphatic pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Sometimes we use reflexive pronouns like "myself" and "ourselves" for emphasis in a sentence, like, "If you won't help me, then I'll do it myself!" KA's Grammar Fellow, David, explains this usage. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://

  • 04:57 Irregular plural nouns |– foreign plurals | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Irregular plural nouns |– foreign plurals | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    You don't need to know how to speak Latin and Greek in order to understand English, but some words in English come from those languages. It's helpful to know how some Greek and Latin words change from singular to plural. Practice this yourself on Khan Aca

  • 00:38 Confused Boxer Puppy

    Confused Boxer Puppy

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    We trained Harvey using http://bit.ly/9JNWIk Very confused Harvey, wondering where his Mummy is........(she's on the phone!)

  • 14:49 New 100 Tricky Words #10 | Fry Words | 3rd 100 Fry Sight Words

    100 Tricky Words #10 | Fry Words | 3rd 100 Fry Sight Words

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  • 02:00 What is a pronoun? | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    What is a pronoun? | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Pronouns are words that can replace nouns, like the way "it" replaces "elephant" in "I looked at the elephant. It was grey." Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/the-q

  • 01:46 Introduction to verb tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verb tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    An understanding of verb tense will make you into a TIME WIZARD, with the ability to control the past, the present, and the future – with your words, anyway. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/

  • 14:59 New 100 Tricky Words #9 | Fry Words | 2nd 100 Fry Sight Words

    100 Tricky Words #9 | Fry Words | 2nd 100 Fry Sight Words

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  • 01:26 Introduction to verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Let's explore what verbs are, and what they do! David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/e/identifying-verbs?utm_source=YT&utm_medium

  • 03:14 The irregular verb gets taken for a ride | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The irregular verb gets taken for a ride | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    This group of irregular verbs have vowel sounds that change in a predictable way, when they go from the present to the past tense. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs

  • 02:54 Helping verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Helping verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We've established that verbs can show actions and link ideas together. Now, let's talk about how some verbs can be used to help other verbs. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/gra

  • 02:53 The truly irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The truly irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Some irregular verbs just won't be categorized. They don't fit into neat little boxes. These are those verbs. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/e/intro-to-irregular

  • 02:01 The present tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The present tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    How do we talk about things that are happening right now? Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/the-past-tense-verbs-the-parts-of-speech?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=grammar Misse

  • 02:31 Perfect Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Perfect Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 02:11 Perfect progressive aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Perfect progressive aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use the perfect progressive aspect to talk about an action that was once ongoing, but has since completed, like "I had been waiting for twenty minutes." Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/pa

  • 02:50 The future tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The future tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When you want to talk about the future in English, you use the future tense. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/linking-verbs-the-parts-of-speech-grammar?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_ca

  • 04:47 Who versus whom | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Who versus whom | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When do you use who, and when do you use whom? David, KA's grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/relative-pronouns?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&u

  • 03:11 The vowel-shift irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The vowel-shift irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    This group of irregular verbs have vowel sounds that change in a predictable way, when they go from the present to the past tense. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs

  • 04:39 Grammatical person and pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Grammatical person and pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    There's this idea in grammar called grammatical person that helps describe who's being talked about in a sentence. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/parts

  • 05:10 Reflexive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Reflexive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use reflexive pronouns (like "herself" and "ourselves") when the subject and the object of a sentence are the same thing. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/gra

  • 04:53 Modal verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Modal verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    There's a class of helper verbs known as modals that we use to express a bunch of conditions: we can use them to give advice, make guesses at how necessary or likely something is, make requests of people, and so on. They're super useful. Practice this you

  • 02:45 Progressive Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Progressive Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 01:32 Simple Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Simple Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 03:15 Personal pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Personal pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Let's meet the personal pronouns! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/meet-the-personal-pronoun?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=grammar Watch the next less

  • 01:56 Relative pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Relative pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use the relative pronouns to connect clauses together, like "the man *who sold the world* is coming over for dinner." David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/

  • 01:50 Introduction to verb aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verb aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 05:03 Indefinite Pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Indefinite Pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David, Khan Academy's Grammar Fellow, covers three nifty features of indefinite pronouns, which are pronouns that are just a little vague, y'know? Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspee

  • 03:02 Linking verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Linking verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    In a previous video, we established that one thing verbs can do is show actions, like "the bear runs." Verbs can also link ideas to one another, like "the bear looks cheerful." Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofs

  • 01:53 The funky -ed irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The funky -ed irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    These are the most regular of the irregular verbs; while they don't behave exactly like regular verbs, like present tense "walk" become past tense "walked", they do maintain the "-ed" sound. It's just spelled differently. Practice this yourself on Khan Ac

  • 02:00 The past tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The past tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When you want to talk about events that have already happened, you use the past tense. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/the-future-tense-verbs-the-parts-of-speech?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=

  • 05:41 That versus which | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    That versus which | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Much has been made of the distinction between "that" and "which" in English, but it can mostly be summed up in two points: 1. "That" doesn't work so well with commas. 2. "Which" doesn't work so well with people. David the Grammarian explains. Watch the ne

  • 05:18 Pronoun number | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Pronoun number | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    The difference between something being singular or plural is what we call 'grammatical number' in English. Here's how that idea applies to pronouns! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofsp

  • 04:33 Coordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Coordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Coordinating conjunctions connect parts of sentences to each other. David explains how. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/meet-the-conjunction?utm_source=YT&utm_me

  • 03:00 Appositives | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Appositives | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, cover appositives and how to use commas along with them. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/appositives?utm_source=YT&utm_med

  • 05:34 Subject and object pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Subject and object pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Before we get any further with pronouns, let's cover what the difference between a subject and an object pronoun is, because the distinction between those two concepts will start coming up a good deal. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: htt

  • 03:12 Correlative conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Correlative conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Correlative conjunctions work in pairs to connect parts of sentences. David teaches you how they do it! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/correlative-conjuntions?u

  • 03:59 Meet the Comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Meet the Comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige introduce you to the superhero of the punctuation world: the comma! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: . Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/

  • 03:00 Commas in dialogue | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Commas in dialogue | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    “Today we’re going to talk about using commas in dialogue,” said David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/commas-in-dialogue?utm_so

  • 01:51 Punctuating a list | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Punctuating a list | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to use commas to punctuate a written list of people, things, actions, or events. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/punctuating-lists?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=

  • 09:03 BONUS VIDEO | Singular They | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    BONUS VIDEO | Singular They | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    You may have been hearing a lot about the "singular they" recently. But what is it? How does it work, what is its history, and is it grammatical? Let's find out. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-modif

  • 04:52 Possessive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Possessive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We can use pronouns to show possession relationships, describing what things belong to which people, like "her shoe" or "the book is mine." Possessive pronouns come in two flavors: adjective and noun! David, KA's resident grammarian, covers the difference

  • 05:27 Subordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Subordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Subordinating conjunctions join two parts of complex sentences––independent clauses to dependent clauses. David explains how. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/coo

  • 02:05 French Phrases Hidden In English Words

    French Phrases Hidden In English Words

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    English has borrowed a lot of words from French, but some words come from whole French phrases. Even if you speak French, you may have never noticed the connection.

  • 03:24 More uses for commas | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    More uses for commas | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, discuss tag questions, yes and no statements, and direct address -- all situations where the comma is super useful. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/v/c

  • 04:35 Commas and introductory elements | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Commas and introductory elements | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    In English, you use commas to separate introductory elements from the rest of a sentence. Find out how with David and Paige! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/commas-an

  • 02:18 Salutations and valedictions | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Salutations and valedictions | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, talk about how to address and sign off on letters using commas! Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/v/commas-in-space-and-time-the-comma-punctuation-khan-a

  • 06:08 Beginning sentences with conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Beginning sentences with conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Is it okay to begin a sentence with a conjunction like "but" or "because"? Yes. David explains why. Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/v/correlative-conjunctions?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=D

  • 01:51 Possession for words ending in “s” | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Possession for words ending in “s” | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Do words that end in "s" still need _'s_ to show possession? David and Paige explain! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/introduction-to-the-possessive-case Watch the next lesson: https://www.kha

  • 03:43 BONUS: The Oxford comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    BONUS: The Oxford comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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  • 05:44 Where do new words come from? - Marcel Danesi

    Where do new words come from? - Marcel Danesi

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    Check out the Mysteries of Vernacular series: https://ed.ted.com/mysteries-of-vernacular View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/where-do-new-words-come-from-marcel-danesi There are over 170,000 words currently in use in the English language. Yet eve

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  • 01:35 Mysterious Secret Words

    Mysterious Secret Words

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    Deane presents a long list of words which appear to have nothing in common. But those words do hold a secret. Can you solve the puzzle? SUBSCRIBE NOW http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=CuriosityShow CONNECT WITH CURIOSITY Facebook ➤ http:

  • 05:11 Aphasia: The disorder that makes you lose your words - Susan Wortman-Jutt

    Aphasia: The disorder that makes you lose your words - Susan Wortman-Jutt

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/aphasia-the-disorder-that-makes-you-lose-your-words-susan-wortman-jutt Language is an essential part of our lives that we often take for granted. But, if the delicate web of language networks in your brain becam

  • 07:24 An Infinite Number of Words for Snow

    An Infinite Number of Words for Snow

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    Do some cultures really have 50 words for snow? Support us on Patreon! https://patreon.com/pbsideachannel We got merch! http://bit.ly/1U8fS1B Tweet us! http://bit.ly/pbsideachanneltwitter Idea Channel Facebook! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelfacebook Talk ab

  • 03:26 Grammar's Great Divide: The Oxford Comma - TED-Ed

    Grammar's Great Divide: The Oxford Comma - TED-Ed

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/grammar-s-great-divide-the-oxford-comma-ted-ed If you read "Bob, a DJ and a clown" on a guest list, are three people coming to the party, or only...

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  • 00:26 Fluffy Kitten Is Confused

    Fluffy Kitten Is Confused

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  • 01:24 How a microwave works — explained using only the 1,000 most common words in the English language

    How a microwave works — explained using only the 1,000 most common words in the English language

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    In Randall Munroe's new book "Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words," he breaks down how complex machines work using only the thousand (or, ten hundred) most common words in the English language. Microwaves have been a staple of the American

  • 04:39 Does Grammar Matter? - Andreea S. Calude

    Does Grammar Matter? - Andreea S. Calude

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/does-grammar-matter-andreea-s-calude It can be hard sometimes, when speaking, to remember all of the grammatical rules that guide us when we’re writing. When is it right to say “the dog and me” and when should i

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  • Confused Firepaw (Short Animation)

    Confused Firepaw (Short Animation)

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    Just a Animation of Firepaw from Warriors!STAY WEIRD!~Drippy

  • 02:16 Shape of Words

    Shape of Words

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    Deane and Rob explore the overall shape of words in the English language, and leave the viewers with a challenge. SUBSCRIBE NOW http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=CuriosityShow CONNECT WITH CURIOSITY Facebook ➤ http://www.facebook.com/Cur

  • 03:08 Sesame Street: Five Words to Say More Often with Grover and Kid President

    Sesame Street: Five Words to Say More Often with Grover and Kid President

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    Kid President and Grover are here to give you Five Words You Should Say More Often! Isn't that so generous? They are selflessly giving you these five words. Whats that? You want to pay it forward? Awesome! Well, get involved in Socktober. It's as easy as

  • 04:00 One of the most difficult words to translate... - Krystian Aparta

    One of the most difficult words to translate... - Krystian Aparta

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/one-of-the-most-difficult-words-to-translate-krystian-aparta As simple as it seems, it’s often impossible to accurately translate the word you without knowing a lot more about the situation where it’s being said

  • 12:25 How Some Words Get Forgetted

    How Some Words Get Forgetted

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    It’s the Great American Read! Vote for America's favorite novel: https://to.pbs.org/2Jes2X5 ↓↓↓ More info and sources below ↓↓↓ English is a confusing language for many reasons. But the irregular verbs might be the most confusing part. Why is “told” the p

  • 02:42 Irregular Plural Nouns, Part IV | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Irregular Plural Nouns, Part IV | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    English has seven words that behave very strangely when you change them from the singular to the plural. These are called THE MUTANT PLURALS of English. They're super cool.

  • 09:13 A Mysterious Object Punched a Hole in the Milky Way, Scientists Are Confused

    A Mysterious Object Punched a Hole in the Milky Way, Scientists Are Confused

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    Space is full of mysteries that have remained unsolved for centuries. But recently, the cosmos has baffled the world with a new, scary abnormality. Apparently, something is tearing holes in the Milky Way, the galaxy that contains our Solar System! What if

  • 06:21 Alliteration, Assonance, and Onomatopoeia | Style | Grammar

    Alliteration, Assonance, and Onomatopoeia | Style | Grammar

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    This video will teach you all about the different ways you can use the sound of words for effect. Alliteration is when you use a bunch of similar consonants in a row; assonance is when you use a bunch of similar vowel sounds in a row; onomatopoeia is basi

  • 03:40 Humongous | Words with Puffballs (Sesame Studios)

    Humongous | Words with Puffballs (Sesame Studios)

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    Do you know what humongous means? That's right hu-mon-gous! It means really really big, like an elephant or an airplane or a tree! What other things can you think of that are humongous! Come on, think of something really really big! Subscribe to the Sesam

  • 02:51 The language with 400 words for snow (and it's not Inuit) | BBC Ideas

    The language with 400 words for snow (and it's not Inuit) | BBC Ideas

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    Subscribe to BBC Ideas https://bit.ly/2PrmLhW The Scots language has an incredible 421 different snow-related words and expressions. Here are just a few of them. This video was made by BBC Scotland. Do you have a curious mind? You’re in the right place. O

  • 02:52 Spoken Without Words: Poetry with ASL SLAM

    Spoken Without Words: Poetry with ASL SLAM

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    It's spoken word without spoken words—ASL SLAM is an open space for poets to perform their work in American Sign Language (ASL). As ASL SLAM's executive director Douglas Ridloff explains, ASL poetry doesn't rely on rhyming patterns or meter within auditor

  • 07:50 Compound Prepositions | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Compound Prepositions | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    These prepositions are called compound prepositions, or multisyllabic prepositions. Like most prepositions, they have both literal and figurative meanings. David explains. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech

  • 03:53 Whistling In The Wind: Preserving A Language Without Words

    Whistling In The Wind: Preserving A Language Without Words

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    On La Gomera, a small island in Spain’s Canary Islands, the last speakers of a language without words reside. "El Silbo," a whistled communication used in rural and isolated areas, is dying out as islanders embrace digital communication and move to cities

  • 10:46 How Words Can Harm: Crash Course Philosophy #28

    How Words Can Harm: Crash Course Philosophy #28

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    Content warning: today’s episode contains language that some viewers might find upsetting and that may not be viewable in all settings. We’ve talking about how language works and how powerful it can be. Sometimes, that power can be harmful. Today, Hank ex

  • 02:37 Dog Understands 1022 Words - Super Smart Animals - BBC Earth

    Dog Understands 1022 Words - Super Smart Animals - BBC Earth

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    Chaser is one pooch that certainly has the bow wow factor. In three years of intensive training this sprightly Border Collie has managed to learn an astonishing 1022 Words - So just how does she do it? Taken From Super Smart Animals Subscribe to the BBC E

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  • 05:49 ChuChu TV Learning English Is Fun™ | Alphabet S Song | Phonics & Words For Preschool Children

    ChuChu TV Learning English Is Fun™ | Alphabet S Song | Phonics & Words For Preschool Children

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  • 11:24 PQR Songs | ChuChu TV Learning English Is Fun™ | ABC Phonics & Words Learning For Preschool Children

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  • 04:37 Can The Words You Read Change Your Behavior?

    Can The Words You Read Change Your Behavior?

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    "Priming" is the idea that the words you read can change the way you act. And yes, there are papers that show an effect: but we also need to talk about the Replication Crisis. MORE LANGUAGE FILES: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL96C35uN7xGLDEnHuhD

  • 05:38 Decimals As Words | Decimals | 4th Grade | Khan Academy

    Decimals As Words | Decimals | 4th Grade | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to describe decimals in words. Practice this lesson yourself on KhanAcademy.org right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-fourth-grade-math/cc-4th-decimals/cc-4th-decimals-intro/e/decimals-in-words?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign

  • 05:39 Possible Three Letter Words

    Possible Three Letter Words

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  • 03:45 Words That Aren't What You Think They Are

    Words That Aren't What You Think They Are

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  • 01:39 You Can Turn Words Into Cartoons

    You Can Turn Words Into Cartoons

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    http://wordtoons.com Watch how you can turn the word dog into a great cartoon of a dog and the word UFO into a cartoon of a UFO. and find out how you can create many others like baby, fish , frog and robot into a cartoon of what the word says. See the Fac

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  • 01:20 Proof Without Words: The Circle

    Proof Without Words: The Circle

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    Prove πR² using only beads and a ruler! I first saw this proof in an article by Russell Jay Hendel, Dowling College: http://bit.ly/LQlwQw minutephysics is now on Google+ - http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook - http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter -

  • 01:49 Sesame Street: What Words Begin With M?

    Sesame Street: What Words Begin With M?

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    M is for muskrat and mustard and mule! What else begins with the letter M? Monster! That’s pretty cool! Subscribe to the Sesame Street Channel here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=SesameStreet You can catch Sesame Street in the mornin

  • 02:01 Fancier Words For The Shapes In Your World

    Fancier Words For The Shapes In Your World

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  • 01:34 Sesame Street: Words That Start with M

    Sesame Street: Words That Start with M

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    Let's spend the day with the letter M. Start off making some muffins with milk in the morning. Maybe then you win a medal for making such marvelous muffins. Might want to clean up if things get a little messy. By that time, the moon will be out and it wil

  • 04:05 How Words Get Stuck On The Tip Of Your Tongue

    How Words Get Stuck On The Tip Of Your Tongue

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    You know that feeling, when you know a word but it’s just out of reach, stuck on the tip of your tongue? Well, why does it happen? And what can you do about it? Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we

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  • 04:20 Forensic Lip-Reader Recovers the Words of Those Who Fought at The Somme

    Forensic Lip-Reader Recovers the Words of Those Who Fought at The Somme

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    In this video, a forensic lipreader watches silent footage of WWI soldiers, and reconstructs their conversations.

  • 03:09 Ancient switch to soft food made saying certain words easier

    Ancient switch to soft food made saying certain words easier

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    Change in human diet may have changed human speech Read the story: https://scim.ag/2T2oh8c Read the research: https://scim.ag/2XSt0Nr Credits editor/narrator Meagan Cantwell supervising producer Sarah Crespi animations Meagan Cantwell Chris Burns citation

  • 05:43 Under- and overstatement | Style | Grammar

    Under- and overstatement | Style | Grammar

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    This is, bar none, the greatest video Khan Academy has ever made, although I may be slightly overstating that. Learn how to master this style by following along.

  • 07:58 Irony | Style | Grammar

    Irony | Style | Grammar

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    Irony, puns, and sarcasm are some of the toughest concepts in English. This video attempts to explain all three.

  • 02:29 Scat, singing of nonsense words, performance by Ella Fitzgerald and Mel Torme

    Scat, singing of nonsense words, performance by Ella Fitzgerald and Mel Torme

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    A wonderful scat music performance by Ella Fitzgerald and Mel Torme at the Grammys. Scat singing is a kind of vocal improvisation with wordless vocables, and nonsense syllables.

  • 08:14 The scale of formality | Style | Grammar

    The scale of formality | Style | Grammar

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    How formal or informal should you be when you write or speak? Let's dive into that!

  • 05:38 Prepositional Phrases | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Prepositional Phrases | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Prepositional phrases are word chunks that begin with a preposition. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposition/e/prepositional-phrases/ Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposi

  • 05:53 Origin Of The Mutant Plural | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Origin Of The Mutant Plural | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Why does "goose" become "geese" and "foot" become "feet"? David the Grammarian and Jake the Linguist explain.

  • 03:43 Concrete And Abstract Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Concrete And Abstract Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    The difference between concrete and abstract nouns can be a little fuzzy. Let's start by focusing on the word origins of "concrete" and "abstract", and see if that gives us a way in.

  • 02:52 Common And Proper Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Common And Proper Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    What's the difference between a common noun and a proper noun?

  • 03:23 Popular Schoolhouse Rock: Grammar - Conjunction Junction Music Video

    Schoolhouse Rock: Grammar - Conjunction Junction Music Video

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    "Conjunction Junction, what's your function?" The classic Jack Sheldon favorite from Schoolhouse Rock. For more information, go to www.DisneyEducation.com.

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  • 03:24 Popular Schoolhouse Rock: Grammar - Unpack Your Adjectives Music Video

    Schoolhouse Rock: Grammar - Unpack Your Adjectives Music Video

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    The classic adjective song from Schoolhouse Rock! This song was written by one of the original founders of Schoolhouse Rock, our friend George Newall, and performed by Blossom Dearie. For more information, go to www.DisneyEducation.com.

  • 04:28 Introduction To Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction To Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, introduces you to the most common English part of speech: the noun. Watch the next lesson: https://youtu.be/ETzngG8N3AU About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a pers

  • 05:07 Irregular Plural Nouns, Part III | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Irregular Plural Nouns, Part III | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Some nouns look the same whether they're singular or plural – these nouns are called "base plurals", and we'll demonstrate how they behave the only way I know how... by using sheep!

  • 02:34 Irregular Plural Nouns, Part I | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Irregular Plural Nouns, Part I | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    The plural of "dog" is "dogs", but what is the plural of "leaf"? Khan Academy's resident grammarian explains. Watch the next lesson: https://youtu.be/n9poHOKkF28 About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a perso

  • 04:35 Introduction To Singular And Plural Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction To Singular And Plural Nouns | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, introduces the difference between singular and plural nouns. Watch the next lesson: https://youtu.be/uYgcuyUF7JQ About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalize

  • 07:23 Irregular Plural Nouns, Part II | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Irregular Plural Nouns, Part II | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    The plural of "whale" is "whales", but what's the plural of "child"? David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower

  • 02:36 Prepositions Of Neither Space Nor Time | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Prepositions Of Neither Space Nor Time | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Some prepositions describe relationships between people or things. These prepositions don’t include information about time or space. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposition/e/common-prepositions Missed the previous lesson? Watch

  • 05:16 Prepositions Of Time | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Prepositions Of Time | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Some prepositions help describe moments in time. Learn more and enhance your powers of time wizardry! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposition/e/prepositions-about-time-and-space Watch the next lesson:

  • 05:10 Prepositions Of Space | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Prepositions Of Space | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Some prepositions help describe relationships between objects and their locations in space. David explains how! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposition/e/prepositions-about-time-and-space Watch the nex

  • 03:49 Meet The Prepositions | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

    Meet The Prepositions | Prepositions | The Parts Of Speech | Grammar

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    Prepositions help show us where things are in space and time. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: http://www.khanacademy.org/the-preposition/e/meet-the-preposition Watch the next lesson: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96sojEZsKu8 The parts

  • 01:46 Affect vs Effect - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Affect vs Effect - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Emily Brewster, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, explains the proper usage of the words affect and effect. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 03:58 Speech Acts: Constative And Performative - Colleen Glenney Boggs

    Speech Acts: Constative And Performative - Colleen Glenney Boggs

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/speech-acts-constative-and-performative-colleen-glenney-boggs When are words just words, and when do words force action? Linguist J.L. Austin divided words into two categories: constatives (words that describe a

  • 03:34 Introduction To Agreement | Verbs | The Parts Of Speech

    Introduction To Agreement | Verbs | The Parts Of Speech

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    When you match up the subject of a sentence with a verb, it's called 'agreement'. Here's how it works! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/e/intro-to-verb-agreement M

  • 04:11 Advanced (plural) possession | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Advanced (plural) possession | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Paige and David talk about using apostrophes to show that something belongs to multiple people. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-apostrophe/e/advanved--plural--possesion Watch

  • 02:31 Choosing between its and it’s | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Choosing between its and it’s | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige explain the meaning of two English words that look and sound very similar but act very different: _its_ and _it's_. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-apostrophe

  • 05:14 Intensifiers And Adverbs Of Degree | Modifiers | The Parts Of Speech

    Intensifiers And Adverbs Of Degree | Modifiers | The Parts Of Speech

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    Words like 'very' and 'slightly' are examples of intensifiers and adverbs of degree. Here's how they work! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-modifier/e/intensifiers-and-adver

  • 00:26 Fluffy Kitten Does Not Know What To Do.

    Fluffy Kitten Does Not Know What To Do.

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    Fluffy Kitten is confused.

  • 05:57 Phrases and clauses | Syntax | Khan Academy

    Phrases and clauses | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    A phrase is any collection of words that behaves like a part of speech, like a noun phrase (“my brother Stu”), an adjectival phrase (“in a different shade of blue”), or an adverbial phrase (“with elegance and tact”). A clause is any noun phrase plus a ver

  • 08:16 How Close Are We to Talking With Animals?

    How Close Are We to Talking With Animals?

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    We know about apes learning sign language, but what about dolphins typing on an underwater keyboard? Or A.I. machines translating prairie dog chirps? We want to answer how close we are to conversing with the animal kingdom. How Close Are We: Season 2 - ht

  • 03:45 Introduction to the possessive | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Introduction to the possessive | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Apostrophes can help show when something belongs to someone. Paige and David explain how! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/introduction-to-the-possessive-case Watch the next lesson: https://www

  • 01:55 i.e. vs. e.g. - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    i.e. vs. e.g. - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Often used, often confused. Here's some guidance and insight. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 05:03 What is a Chromosome?

    What is a Chromosome?

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    https://www.patreon.com/statedclearly Ever get confused about the difference between DNA, genes, and Chromosomes? If so, don't worry. We straighten it all out here!

  • 03:36 Introduction to contractions | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Introduction to contractions | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Apostrophes are great at standing in for missing letters, allowing us to shorten words. Paige and David discuss contractions and the Principle of Least Effort. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/

  • 03:02 Schoolhouse rock, Busy Prepositions

    Schoolhouse rock, Busy Prepositions

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    The relatively new original grammar cartoon that catchy and really helps you remember!

  • 02:05 Fewer vs Less - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Fewer vs Less - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Emily Brewster, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, explains the correct usage of fewer and less. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 05:21 Are Elvish, Klingon, Dothraki And Na'vi Real Languages? - John McWhorter

    Are Elvish, Klingon, Dothraki And Na'vi Real Languages? - John McWhorter

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/are-elvish-klingon-dothraki-and-na-vi-real-languages-john-mcwhorter What do Game of Thrones' Dothraki, Avatar's Na'vi, Star Trek's Klingon and LOTR's Elvish have in common? They are all fantasy constructed langu

  • 03:56 Plants in a Jar Test the Conservation of Mass

    Plants in a Jar Test the Conservation of Mass

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    People are generally confused about how matter works. I do a little experiment with a terrarium to test one of the most important laws in physics: the conservation of mass. If matter cannot be created or destroyed, then how do plants grow?

  • 05:40 BONUS: History of the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    BONUS: History of the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    The apostrophe has a bizarre history, including being the name for something that's not really related to grammar at all. David, Paige, and special guest Jake explain. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-a

  • 06:57 Electric Vocabulary

    Electric Vocabulary

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    We all know the words around electricity, "charge," "positive," "battery", and more. But where do they come from and what do they really mean? Let the history of these words illuminate the physics of electric phenomena. Lesson by James Sheils, animation b

  • 05:07 Complex sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    Subject, direct object, and indirect object | Syntax | Khan Academy

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  • 14:09 What We Learned From 5 Million Books - Erez Lieberman Aiden And Jean-Baptiste Michel

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