English & History

Chapter 3 – Lesson 1 – Intensive Pronouns

Intensive Pronouns   An intensive Pronoun is a pronoun that emphasizes its antecedent.   Examples:   My brother tied his shoes himself.   Here, ‘My brother’ is an antecedent. ‘Himself’ is an intensive pronoun.   Intensive Pronouns always end with ‘self’ or ‘selves’. You can also see some intensive pronouns to be like below: Myself, himself, yourself, themselves, ourselves, and yourselves.   Examples:   I saw the girl myself. The dogs turned the faucets on themselves. The band itself is amazing.   []

Chapter 1: Lesson 2: Clauses

A clause is a group of words that include at least a subject and a verb. The subject in this case always acts through a verb. For example: Before summer ended Because the wolf hid out in the forest There are a few types of clauses such as Independent clauses, and dependent clauses. Independent clauses can stand alone but dependent clauses can’t. I will show you the difference, using examples: I went to the party after the game. (Independent clause) When the []

Chapter 2: Lesson 1: First Civilizations – 3500 BC -300 CE

Mesopotamia – Sumeria Sumeria was the first civilization that was developed in Mesopotamia. The Sumerians practiced a faith called Polytheistic, which meant that they believed if they obeyed the Gods then they would have a good harvest or less flood. A supreme ruler governed them. This method of ruling is called Theocracy. A deity or God had the right to rule. Language and writing were conducted by making wedge-shaped impressions. This type of communication was created by Sumerians and it is called []