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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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Natasha and I both taught one Level 2 PE class each, and we both also have year 10 mentor classes, or form classes.
Failure to form classes was defined by the selection of class-indicative comparisons of less than 90% of the trials in the test block.
We have ten form classes to each year group and each child will keep the same form tutor throughout their whole time at the school," said Mrs Channa.
Some students also asked around the Year 9 form classes inviting students to join.
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).
Possessing a professional and scientific experience accumulated by associating the management of teaching-learning process specialised in physical education on intermediate level, with the design, organisation and completion of a thematic scientific research, I have performed an experimental research having as objective, target and work hypothesis the objectivation and assessment of the effects of using the plyometric exercises included in the syntagm known as "plyometric training", in the structure of the physical education classes of the didactic activity of two 6th form classes at school no.
ERIC Descriptors: Punctuation; Role; Selection; Translation; English; Semitic Languages; Context Effect; Form Classes (Languages); Semantics; Rhetoric; Writing Skills; Communication (Thought Transfer); Sentence Structure
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.