Textual Analysis work always requires you to analyse the effect of grammatical and lexical features of the text. Therefore, grammar is only one aspect, but a solid knowledge of grammar is often a differentiating feature of a very strong candidate.
Use these grammar pages to help you learn the word classes.
Lang-Lit students are not usually expected to use the full range of grammatical terms that Language students are.
All Language students should be comfortable with identifying:
Nouns: abstract and concrete, proper and common
Pronouns: person (1st etc) and number (singular or plural)
Adjectives and adverbs
Modifiers and intensifiers
Verbs including infinitives
Grammatical words vs lexical words
A few of you aiming for a top grade will understand:
Passive/active voice verbs
Finite/non-finite verb forms
Most of you will also understand all or some of the following: