My feed

to access all these features

Cunning linguists

Help me learn proper grammar?

2 replies

Mehfruittea · 12/06/2017 14:27

My DS is 5 and learning to read, with school using all the correct names for things like digraph, trigraph etc.

I don't know any of this. I don't know the difference between a noun or a verb, to be able to explain to someone else. Please don't judge. I'm a child of the 80's from a poor background where my school didn't do grammar lessons.

I want to learn all this stuff so that I can help my son. Is there an online course or book?!

Or does everyone else just know? TIA

OP posts:
msocean · 16/06/2017 19:06

Bit late to the party so I'm not too sure if you still need this, but is pretty comprehensive and concise for learning about what's what in grammar.

LefkosiaTigers · 20/04/2018 14:40

I know this is an old thread now, but in case anyone else might be interested,
this book is aimed at parents of primary children.

Please create an account

To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account.