Tag Archive: Parts Of Speech

Jan 11

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 13

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ma= MA* {Suffix}man= MA*N {Suffix}mate= MA*IT {Suffix}mation= MA*IGS {Suffix}ment= -MT {Suffix}ments= -MTS {Suffix}more= MO*R {Suffix}mous= M*US

Dec 12

Rules Of Grammar: Pangram Sentence

A pangram sentence is a sentence that contains every letter of the alphabet. An example of a pangram sentence is the sentence that is often used in word processing programs, and other computer programs, to display the appearance of various font types: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.

Jun 01

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 12

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}k= *K {Suffix}ka= K*A {Suffix}key= KAO*E {Suffix}land= LA*ND {Suffix}less= -LS {Suffix}let= -LT or L*ET {Suffix}lets= -LTS or L*ETS {Suffix}lies= LAO*IZ {Suffix}line= LAO*IN {Suffix}lines= LAO*INS {Suffix}liness= L*INS or LI/-NS {Suffix}lizing= LAO*IGZ {Suffix}lus= L*US {Suffix}ly= LI

May 04

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 11

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ists= IFTS {Suffix}it= I*T {Suffix}itis= AO*ITS {Suffix}ius= Y*US {Suffix}ive= -FB or *IF {Suffix}ive= -FBL or *IFL {Suffix}ivity= -FBT {Suffix}ization= SA*IGS {Suffix}izations= SA*IGSZ {Suffix}ize= AO*IZ {Suffix}ized= AO*IDZ {Suffix}izing= AO*IGZ

Mar 09

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 10

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ing= -G {Suffix}ings= -GS {Suffix}iologist= YO*LGT {Suffix}iologists= YO*LGTS {Suffix}ior= YO*R {Suffix}ious= SH*US {Suffix}ips= *IPS {Suffix}ire= *IR {Suffix}ish= *IRB {Suffix}ism= IFM {Suffix}ism= IFMS {Suffix}ist= IFT {Suffix}ists= IFTS {Suffix}istic= ST-K or ST*IK Suffix}istics= ST-KS or ST*IKS

Mar 02

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 9

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}id= *ID {Suffix}iel= Y*EL {Suffix}ient= YENT or Y*ENT {Suffix}ier= YER or Y*ER {Suffix}iers= YERS or Y*ERS {Suffix}ies= YES or Y*ES {Suffix}iest= YEFT or Y*EFT {Suffix}im= *IM {Suffix}in= *IN {Suffix}iness= YINS or Y*INS

Dec 21

The Evolution Of The Comma

“The comma at first looked just like the number seven, then slowly evolved into a slash mark or virgule, and, eventually, was altered into its present form.”-From, “the Grammar Bible” By: Michael Strumpf and Auriel Douglas

Dec 08

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 8

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ia= YA* {Suffix}ial= YAL or YA*L {Suffix}ian= YAN or YA*N {Suffix}iate- YAIT or YA*IT {Suffix}iation= YAIGS or YA*IGS {Suffix}ibility= IBLT {Suffix}ible= IBL {Suffix}ic= *IK {Suffix}ics= *IKS {Suffix}icially= KLI

Dec 01

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 7

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}gate= GA*IT {Suffix}gation= GA*IGS {Suffix}ge= *J {Suffix}ger= JE*R {Suffix}gram= GRA*M or GR-M {Suffix}gram= GRA*MS or GR-MS {Suffix}graph= GR-F or GRA*F {Suffix}graphs= GR-FS or GRA*FS {Suffix}grapher= GR-FR or GRA*FR {Suffix}grapher= GR-FRS or GRA*FRS {Suffix}graphy= GRA*EF

Oct 13

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 6

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}ets= *ETS {Suffix}ex= *EX {Suffix}f= *F {Suffix}fied= FAOID or FAO*ID {Suffix}fold= FO*ELD {Suffix}fore= FO*ER {Suffix}ful= -FL {Suffix}fully= FLI {Suffix}fy= FAOI or FA*OI {Suffix}fying= FAOIG or FA*OIG

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