ELA Drills, Intermediate: Parts of Speech 1

6th GradeELA Drills
Elementary and Middle School6th Grade
LanguageEnglish Language

Transcript

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pronoun gotcha so here's the question what word can we use in place of Sarah's name

00:31

that won't change the meaning or in tan of the original sentence..Well Sarah could [Boy with a sarah label dancing in a cheerleader costume]

00:34

totally be the name of a boy on the cheerleading team but that aint

00:38

likely so let's assume Sarah is indeed a girl and eliminate D, He. We can also

00:43

definitely cut option C from the running unless Sarah is the name of a very [an unlit floor lamp]

00:47

talented cheerleading floor lamp, she isn't an it. Her gets the gender right

00:52

but the word her indicates possession her pencil her book bag her shmoop and

00:57

so on the sentence is telling us what Sarah is doing not what she possesses so

01:02

give us an N give us an O, yeah what's that spell? yeah no sorry option B better [Cheerleaders holding up letters N and O]

01:08

luck next time the correct answer is option A; she. She is headed to

01:12

cheerleading practice still make sense and Sarah gets to you know remain a girl

01:16

why are those girls heading to cheerleading practice behind Sarah, it's like

01:20

she picked up a couple of cheer followers along the way [Boys dressed as cheerleaders dancing to Sarah]