There are three ways a verb can express an action or condition – indicative, imperative, and subjunctive.
The indicative mood is used to make factual statements or to ask questions.
The imperative mood is used to give orders or directions.
The subjunctive mood is used to express ideas, demands, and proposals.
We are using a Prentice Hall Writing and Grammar Textbook for our homeschool grammar lessons, but there are plenty of online resources to help you educate your child at home. The following online resources are intended for various grade levels. Check them out and use the ones that best suit your child’s needs. [Read more…]