Students review prepositional and appositive phrases and are introduced to absolute phrases. Verbal phrases are also examined thoroughly. Students work with participial, gerund, and infinitive phrases. 

What you can expect to learn

  • Recognize a prepositional phrase and its function as an adjective or an adverb. 
  • Recognize an absolute phrase. 
  • Recognize an appositive phrase. 
  • Correctly use participles and participial phrases. 
  • Correctly use gerunds and gerund phrases. 
  • Correcty use infinitives and infinitive phrases. 
Activity List
  • Nonverbal Phrases
  • Verbal Phrases