Tag: grammar in Key Stage 2

Active and Passive Voice

How ready are you for that English test? Play this quiz to test how good your grammar is. Are you an active and passive voice expert? before you start Remember:  A sentence is written in active voice when the subject of the sentence performs the action in the sentence. e.g. The man was washing the elephant. A sentence is written…

Connectives

A connective is a word that joins one part of a text to another. Connectives can be categorised into conjunctions, prepositions or adverbs. As part of the new primary curriculum (revised in 2014) children will be encouraged to refer to connectives using the correct grammatical terms: conjunction, preposition and adverb. Co-ordinating connectives: but; and; so; link words, phrases or clauses which…