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Why do we add S to some words but ES to others? And when a word ends with Y, how do we know whether to change the Y to I before adding the plural suffix? And why on earth does knife become knives? You can unravel these mysteries with six simple rules.

Active vs. Passive Voice - a helpful infographic #grammarmatters

Infographic for active vs passive voice. A helpful infographic from Your Dictionary. Perfect for the classroom! I like that this doesn't make passive voice seem like the be all that end all in composition.

Its vs. it's in English

This is a classroom aid in my "Word Wise" series. It's a simple reminder of the difference between "it's" and "its" and helps anchor the key idea with a

Adverbs anchor chart (image)

English Grammar Rules about Adverbs of Frequency including their order in a sentence - Adverbios de frecuencia en ingl├ęs

The 12 Verb Tenses and their usage chart.

The 12 verb tense chart with examples I tend to forget why we speak the way we do.nice visual for remembering our English verb tenses & relating it to Spanish