It's an ugly word. It's a scary topic. Many students just accept that they cannot do this. However, most of them have been using English grammar properly for all their lives. So why the heartache? Easy. Us English teachers are evil manipulative twerps. We come up with difficult names for easy things. Why? That way we can get paid for teaching you a language you ALREADY know! All we have to do is make up words like GERUND, PREPOSITION, and CLAUSE. That's enough for most people to say, "I can't do that! It's too hard!" Then we swoop in, teach it, get paid, and laugh all the way to the bank!
So, no worries. Use the links below to get those notes and remember - this is all easy stuff! Just go with it.
Subject /Verb Agreement
Pronoun / Antecedent Agreement
Objective Case and Nominative Case
There are three main types of verbs (well, there is a fourth, but we will get to that later):