Life of Fred Begin Teaching


The second book of the Life of Fred Language Arts Series covers . . .

  • Ellipsis
  • Litotes
  • Ninth way to make plurals
  • Since can be ambiguous
  • The whole point of English
  • Consonants as defined by air flow
  • Location of a comma changes the meaning
  • Eleven ways to make plurals
  • Run-on sentences
  • Comma splices
  • Appositive phrase
  • Conjunctions
  • Lyrics
  • Iambic foot
  • Pentameter
  • Trochaic, anapestic, and dactylic feet
  • Scansion
  • Twelfth way to make plurals
  • Three ways to fix a comma splice
  • Eager vs. anxious
  • Not looking at the spelling of a word to decide whether to use a or an
  • Long vowels
  • Twenty-two words that don't contain a, e, i, o, or u
  • Idioms
  • Affect and effect as verbs
  • Affect and effect as nouns
  • Nouns defined
  • Lie vs. lay
  • Transitive and intransitive verbs
  • Pronouns defined
  • Scare quotes
  • Sixteen ways to make plurals
  • Numbers–when to use words and when to use numerals
  • Subject-verb agreement when there is a compound subject
  • Literary symbolism
  • One hundred best first lines from novels
  • Dictionary vs. thesaurus
  • Conjugation of a verb in three tenses
  • The three cases in which a preposition is capitalized in a book title
  • The two numbers in English (singular and plural–I and we) and the three numbers in Russian
  • Six tenses in English
  • Correction: 12 tenses in English

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Stock Status: In Stock


Cover: Hardcover Textbook
Number of Pages: 128
Colour Content: Black and White
Reproducible: No
Number of Lessons: 19
Time to Complete: Approx. 1 month
Answer Key: Included
Biblical Content: Occasional references - accepted by many USA Public and Charter schools.
Ages: Grade 9 to 12