Grammar is a much bigger part of the 2014 curriculum than it has been - and it's more formal. For example, you can no longer use 'connectives' as a catch-all phrase: children need to learn about conjunctions, prepositions and the progressive form of verbs. Children currently in Year 1 and Year 5 will be the first to sit tests on the new grammar curriculum. Check out some sample questions:

Key Stage 1 Sample Questions

Key Stage 2 Sample Questions

Key Stage 1 Sample Answers

Key Stage 2 Sample Answers