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					Phrases Review

    Ms. Marshall
 8th Grade English
        Types of Phrases
» Participial phrase—a group of words that
  acts as a modifier and starts with a
  participle part of a verb; looking over
  his shoulder
» Prepositional phrases—a group of words
  that acts as a modifier and starts with a
  preposition (a word that shows a
  relationship in a sentence); by the
  ocean
       Phrase Review
» Verb phrase—a group of words that
  acts as a verb; includes a helping
  verb(s) and a main verb; was
  cooking, has been wishing
» Infinitive Phrase—a group of words
  that acts as a noun, adjective or
  adverb and includes “to” and a
  verb; to disgust, to oppress.
         Phrase Review
1. Write the participial phrase.
   Waving frantically, the man flagged
   down the train.

2. Write the prepositional phrase.
She leaned the shovel against the wall of
    the house.
        Phrase Review
3. Write the verb phrase.
We are going to the circus tomorrow.

4. Write the infinitive phrase.
John loves to pick his nose.
        Phrase Review
» Write the phrase and the type of
  phrase it is.

» Everyone has gone home.
           Verb Phrase
        Phrase Review
» Write the phrase and the type of
  phrase it is.

» Elena, knowing Spanish, translated
  the note.
           Participial Phrase
         Phrase Review
» Write the phrase and the type of
  phrase it is.

» Is the package in the hallway for
  me?             Prepositional Phrases
         Phrase Review
» Write an infinitive phrase.
  » Has to start with “to” and include a
    verb.
» Write a participial phrase.
  » Has to begin with a verb that ends
    with “-ing” or “-ed”.
        Phrase Review
» Write a prepositional phrase.
  » Has to begin with a preposition such
    as “for, with, on, near,” etc.
             Practice
» Page 106 #1-5 Write the verb
  phrases. Underline the main verbs
» Page 175 #1-5 Write the
  prepositional phrase
» Page 208 #1-3 Write participial
  phrases and the word the phrase
  modifies
» Page 212 #1-5 Write the infinitive
  phrases

				
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