The Bolles School,
Jacksonville, Florida

Grammar Practice Worksheets
from the Elements of Language workbook (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)

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6th Grade

Chapter 10- The Sentence

Workbook Pages 2 thru 5
6 thru 9
10 thru 13
14 thru 17
18 thru 20

Chapter 11 - Parts of Speech Overview (Nouns, Pronouns and Adjectives)

Workbook Pages 25 thru 28
29 thru 32
33 thru 36
37 thru 41

Chapter 12 - Parts of Speech Overview (Verbs, Adverbs, Prepositions, Conjunctions and Interjections)

Workbook Pages 46 thur 49
50 thru 53
54 thru 57
58 thru 61
62 thru 64

Chapter 13 - Complements

Workbook Pages 69 thru 72
73 thru 76
77 thru 81

Chapter 14 - The Phrase

Workbook Pages 86 thru 89
90 thru 93
94 thru 97
98 thru 101
102 thru 104

Chapter 15 - The Clause

Workbook Pages 109 thru 112
113 thru 116
117 thru 120
121 thru 124

Chapter 16 - Sentence Structure

Workbook Pages 129 thru 132
133 thru 136
137 thru 138

Chapter 17 - Agreement

Workbook Pages 143 thru 146
147 thru 150
151 thru 154
155 thru 158
159 thru 163

Chapter 18 - Using Verbs Correctly

Workbook Pages 169 thru 172
173 thru 176
177 thru 180
181 thru 184
185 thru 186

Chapter 19- Using Pronouns Correctly

Workbook Pages 192 thru 195
196 thru 199
200 thru 203
204 thur 205

Chapter 20 - Using Modifiers Correctly

Workbook Pages 211 thru 214
215 thru 218
219 thru 222
223 thru 226
227 thru 230
231 thru 235

Chapter 21 - Common Usage Problems

Workbook Pages 241 thru 244
245 thru 248

Chapter 22 - Capital Letters

Workbook Pages 254 thru 257
258 thru 261
262 thru 265
266 thru 269
270 thru 271

Chapter 23 - Punctuation (End marks, Commas, Semicolons and Colons)

Workbook Pages 277 thru 280
281 thru 284
285 thru 288
289 thru 292
293 thru 296

Chapter 24 - Punctuation (Underlining [Italics], Quotations Marks, Apostrophes, Hyphens, Parentheses, Brackets and Dashes)

Workbook Pages 302 thru 305
306 thru 309
310 thru 313
314 thru 317
318 thru 322

Chapter 25 - Spelling

Workbook Pages 327 thru 330
331 thru 334
335 thru 338
339 thru 342
343 thru 347

Chapter 26 - Correcting Common Errors

Workbook Pages 355 thru 358
359 thru 362
363 thru 366
367 thru 370
371 thru 374
375 thru 378
379 thru 382
383 thru 386
387 thru 389


 

 

 

8th Grade

Chapter 12 - The Parts of Speech: The Work That Words Do

Workbook Pages 2 thru 5
6 thru 9
10 thru 13
14 thru 17
18 thru 21
22 thru 25
26 thru 28

Chapter 13 - The Parts of a Sentence: Subject, Predicate, Complement

Workbook Pages 33 thru 36
37 thru 40
41 thru 44
45 thru 48
49 thru 52
53 thru 56

Chapter 14 - The Phrase: Prepositional, Verbal and Appositive Phrases

Workbook Pages 61 thru 64
65 thru 68
69 thru 72
73 thru 76
77 thru 80
81 thru 83

Chapter 15 - The Clause: Independent and Subordinate Clauses

Workbook Pages 88 thru 91
92 thru 95
96 thru 99
100 thru 103
104 thru 107

Chapter 16 - Agreement: Subject and Verb, Pronoun and Antecedent

Workbook Pages 112 thru 115
116 thru 119
120 thru 123
124 thru 127
128 thru 132

Chapter 17 - Using Verbs Correctly: Principal Parts, Tense, Voice, Mood

Workbook Pages 138 thru 141
142 thru 145
146 thru 149
150 thru 153
154 thru 158

Chapter 18 - Using Pronouns Correctly: Nominative and Objective Uses; Clear Reference

Workbook Pages 164 thru 167
168 thru 171
172 thru 175
176 thru 179
180 thru 183
184 thru 185

Chapter 19 - Using Modifiers Correctly: Comparison and Placement

Workbook Pages 190 thru 193
194 thru 197
198 thru 201
202 thru 205
206 thru 209
210 thru 214

Chapter 20 - A Glossary of Usage: Common Usage Problems

Workbook Pages 219 thru 222
223 thru 226
227 thru 229

Chapter 21 - Capital Letters: The Rules for Capitalization

Workbook Pages 234 thru 237
238 thru 241
242 thru 245
246 thru 250

Chapter 22 - Punctuation: End Marks, Abbreviations and Commas

Workbook Pages 255 thru 258
259 thru 262
263 thru 266
267 thru 270
271 thru 272

Chapter 23 - Punctuation: Semicolons and Colons

Workbook Pages 277 thru 280
281 thru 284
285 thru 286

Chapter 24 - Punctuation: Italics and Question Marks

Workbook Pages 291 thru 294
295 thru 298
299 thru 303

Chapter 25 - Punctuation: Apostrophes

Workbook Pages 308 thru 311
312 thru 315
316 thru 319

Chapter 26 - Punctuation: Hyphens, Dashes, Parentheses, Brackets, Ellipsis Points

Workbook Pages 324 thru 327
328 thru 331
332 thru 335

Chapter 27 - Spelling: Improving Your Spelling

Workbook Pages 340 thru 343
344 thru 347
348 thru 351
352 thru 355
356 thru 359
360 thru 363
364 thru 366

Chapter 28 - Correcting Common Errors

Workbook Pages 371 thru 374
375 thru 378
379 thru 382
383 thru 386
387 thru 390
391 thru 394
395 thru 398
399 thru 402
403 thru 407