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form class

n.
A set of words that have one or more grammatical or syntactic characteristics in common, such as the class of transitive verbs in English.

form class

n
1. (Grammar) another term for part of speech
2. (Grammar) a group of words distinguished by common inflections, such as the weak verbs of English

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n.
a class of words or other forms in a language having one or more grammatical features in common, as all plural nouns.
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Noun1.form class - one of the traditional categories of words intended to reflect their functions in a grammatical context
grammatical category, syntactic category - (grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties
major form class - any of the major parts of speech of traditional grammar
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Some students also asked around the Year 9 form classes inviting students to join.
Furthermore, ratings of the D stimuli by the control group, which did not receive MTS training and, therefore, did not form classes between the A, B, C, and D stimuli, showed no deviations from 0.
I express my deep gratitude to all my teachers who guided me over the years, right from my form classes till the A levels," Usamah said.
Each Learning Tutor from Years 7 to 10 have picked a team out of a hat for their form classes to represent throughout this year's World Cup in Brazil.
Measurements of tree buttresses matching these form classes were taken as indicated on the drawings of the diameter of buttressing at soil level, the diameter just above the buttress flare, and the height difference between the two (Figure 1).
Lot 1: Education-face Language teaching in the tenderer s premises in Bern and local units of government throughout Switzerland: Teaching in groups (diploma courses and conversation classes) in classes of 12 people maximum, German, French, Italian, English, at all levels, according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) including: o Test level on the web, free use, in order to form classes per level.
Clr Cath Harris "We need room for another three form classes and we need to consider what's a suitable size for a primary school.
Adelicia, who lives in Maple Park, said: "I went round the form classes to get more people on my side and asked my brother at college to get more.
These studies each demonstrated participants' inability to form classes containing opposing stimuli.
Patterns of stem syncretism in grade-alternating declensions define cohort sets, but these sets comprise pure form classes.
The campaign will be officially launched at the Riverside Stadium on November 1 when Journey South and Middlesbrough FC mascot, Roary the Boro Lion, will be giving out prizes and certificates to pupils representing the best attending form classes throughout the town.
But a matter closer to David's heart, is the planned replacement of the town schools' sixth form classes with a new college.