Using our language: modifiers

United States, 1970

Film
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Familiar proverbs depicted in animation show how we use adjectives and adverbs to modify, intensify or change the meanings of words, phrases and clauses as modifiers is related to levels of modification and to good writing.

Credits

production company

Coronet

Language

English

Duration

00:13:31:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

29983

Subject categories

Animation

Documentary

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Grammar

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Language and languages - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Linguistics

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Literacy

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Literature → Writing

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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