“Either” or “Neither”  At the very start, understand that the presence of -n signals a negative. Think “-n equals ‘no’.” Always used with pairs of objects, ideas and so forth, “either” shows a choice between the two, while “neither” excludes both. To couple each word with its correct helper, watch for the -n. Try repeating them out loud several times, as their almost singsong quality can help to cement them into your mind: “either or,” “neither nor”…”either or,” “neither nor.”

Either… or/neither… nor and double negatives [infographic] - You’re not just doing nothing, you’re definitely studying our new infographic: Either… or/neither… nor and double negatives [infographic].

This is an image from this resource on the Internet4Classrooms' "Eighth Grade Language Skill Builders - Usage Errors Troublesome Words" resource page:    Double Negatives.    Can you spot the double negative?

This is an image from this resource on the Internet4Classrooms' "Eighth Grade Language Skill Builders - Usage Errors Troublesome Words" resource page: Double Negatives. Can you spot the double negative?

Learn English with Funny Comics: Double Negatives

The Adventures in English comic strip series is back! See Wary Harry’s latest quest. Will he survive against the Double Negative of the Forest?

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Funny pictures about Jury of English Majors. Oh, and cool pics about Jury of English Majors. Also, Jury of English Majors.

Sol LeWitt: Double Negative Pyramid (1999). Europos Parkas Museum, Vilnius, #Lithuania.

roomonfiredesign: “ ‘Double Negative Pyramid’, Europos Parkas Open Air Museum, Lithuania, 1999 by American artist Solomon “Sol” LeWitt (September 1928 – April LeWitt was linked to various.

Brick Stitch Earrings.

Double Negative Brick Stitch Pattern

This Double Negative Brick Stitch Pattern is such a cute design for earrings or even a necklace if you were to continue the pattern. Brick stitch patterns can be utterly beautiful in their simplicity, as this pattern shows.

This made me laugh. I love you Pink Floyd, but apparently you do need education #GrammarPolice

I must admit to being a Grammar Nazi from a very young age. I drove my family nuts because I constantly corrected any and all poor use of grammar. Double negatives were my worst pet peeve of them all!

Worksheets: Double Negatives Tutors, Worksheets and more at: www.TutorFrog.com/worksheets-wyzant

Double Negatives

Don't let grammar get scary! Help your child choose the correct word to avoid double negatives with this fun monster-themed worksheet.

This would be so much better without the glaring double-negative...

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This is a FREE set of 18 task cards! Each card has a sentence that contains a double negative for the students to correct. Great for early finishers, centers or small groups, playing Scoot, or as a review! #taskcards

This is a FREE set of 18 task cards! Each card has a sentence that contains a double negative for the students to correct. An answer key is provide.

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