Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Explain the function of verbals (gerunds, participles, infinitives).
Ensure that pronouns are in the proper case (subjective, objective, and possessive).
Place phrases and clauses within a sentence, recognizing and correcting misplaced and dangling modifiers.
Recognize and correct inappropriate shifts in pronoun number and person.
Explain the function of phrases and clauses in general, as well as in specific sentences.
Recognize and correct inappropriate verb shifts.
Use simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences to signal differing relationships among ideas.
Recognize and correct pronouns that have unclear or ambiguous antecedents.
Form and use verbs in the active and passive voice.