Conditional Sentences

Conditional Sentences   Sometimes English grammar can be really difficult to understand. There are some rules in English grammar that don’t sometimes apply and there are some exceptions, but there are also some grammatical structures in English that follow every rule and the structure of […]

Modal Verbs

Modal Verbs In this article, we are going to discuss modal verbs. When you see words like can, could, might, will, must, what question comes to your mind? These words are modal verbs. Not only we are going to discuss model verbs in detail, but […]

Passive in English

Passive in English The passive is used to show interest in the person or object that experiences an action rather than the person or object that performs the action. Forming the passive The passive in English is composed of two elements: the appropriate form of […]

Irregular Verbs

Irregular Verbs An irregular verb is one that does not form its simple past tense or its past participle by adding “-ed” or “-d” to the base form. Irregular verbs contrast with regular verbs, which form the simple past tense and the past participle by […]

This, That, These, Those

This, That, These, Those This, That, These, Those are called demonstratives and they are used to show the relative distance between the speaker and the noun. We use this (singular) and these (plural) to refer to something that is here / near. For example: This […]

Who and Whom

Who and Whom Who is often confused with whom. Who is a subjective-case pronoun, meaning it functions as a subject in a sentence, and whom is an objective-case pronoun, meaning it functions as an object in a sentence. If you can replace the word with […]

THE POSSESSIVE FORM OF NOUNS

THE POSSESSIVE FORM OF NOUNS The possessive form is used with nouns referring to people, groups of people, countries, and animals. It shows a relationship of belonging between one thing and another. To form the possessive, add apostrophe + s to the noun. For example: […]

Parentheses and Brackets

Parentheses and Brackets The difference between a ‘bracket’ and a ‘parentheses’ can be a bit confusing. Generally, parentheses refers to round brackets () and brackets to square brackets[]. Parentheses are punctuation marks that are used to set off information within a text or paragraph. For […]

Direct and indirect speech

Direct and indirect speech Direct speech describes when something is being repeated exactly as it was – usually in between a pair of inverted commas. For example: He told me,“I’ll call you at 8pm.” Indirect speech will still share the same information – but instead […]