Students review prepositional phrases and their functions, appositive phrases, and the three types of verbal phrases. Students also learn about perfect and passive gerunds and perfect, passive, and progressive infinitives.  

What you can expect to learn

  • Recognize prepositional phrases and label them as adjectival or adverbial. 
  • Recognize an appostive phrase. 
  • Recognize participles and participial phrases. 
  • Recognize gerunds and gerund phrases. 
  • Recognize perfect and passive gerunds. 
  • Recognize infinitives and infinitive phrases. 
  • Recognize a perfect, passive, or progressive infinitive. 
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