Sequel to Lingua Mater 7, this book can be used in 8th or 9th grade. It is set up in the same style as Lingua Mater 7 with one piece of literature or painting and one grammar concept studied each week. All the literature and paintings are by American authors.
Unit 1 - Review 3 modes of writing: narrative, expository, and persuasive
Review grammar in Lingua Mater 7, work on verbal phrases
Unit 2 - Tall Tales and Research Paper writing
Figurative language, sentence combining, verb mood, tense, and voice
Introduction to parsing
Unit 3 - Expository Style
Common English grammar usage errors
Intensive parsing practice
Unit 4 - American Short Story study (elements of fiction)
All short stories are reproduced within the book
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