SAT/ACT Grammar Help: The Bare Essentials

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SAT* /ACT* Grammar: The Bare Essentials™ covers the following material using fun, interactive cartoons:

  • GETTING THE FACTS
    • Sentences Versus Fragments – Complete Sentences
    • Rules for Subject /Verb Agreement
    • Here, There, Where as a Subject
    • Verb Tense
    • Pronoun Use
    • Indefinite Pronouns
    • Getting the Facts
    • Comprehensive Test
  • IDENTIFYING ERRORS
    • Faulty Parallelism
    • Dangling Modifiers and Participles
    • Dangling Participles
    • Adjective, Verbs, Adverbs
    • Collective Nouns
    • Conjunctions and Correlatives
    • Rules for Sums, Fractions, Percentages
    • Identifying Errors Test
    • Strategies for Quiz Taking
  • GETTING WORDS RIGHT
    • Double Negatives
    • Troublesome Words
    • Idiomatic Expressions
    • Advanced Vocabulary Flash cards
    • Getting Words Right Test
  • PUNCTUATION
    • Commas Separate
    • Commas Enclose
    • Quotation Marks
    • Apostrophe
    • Semi-colon
    • Colon
  • WRITING IT RIGHT
  • COMPREHENSIVE GRAMMAR TESTS

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