Grammar

grammar

If vocabulary represents the bricks that make up a house, then grammar is the cement that glues it all together. It can sometimes be difficult but understanding how to put sentences together and how they work, helps massively when learning a language. Take the time to invest in your grammar ability and it will pay off massively in the long run.

If you aren’t sure what your level is, then take this English Grammar Placement Test first. It will tell you where your weaknesses and strengths are, so you know what you should study next.

Beginner Grammar

articles
demonstrative pronouns
countable uncountable nouns
subject verb agreement



Intermediate Grammar

compound nouns
modal verbs
conditionals
superlatives



Advanced Grammar

contact clauses
objective subjective language



Maths

numbers
percent sign



Parts Of Speech

adjectives
interjections
pronouns
adverbs
prepositions



Tenses

continuous tenses
perfect tenses
simple tenses





Say Tell Speak Talk

Introduction Say, tell, speak and talk. Four very similar words in English. When should we use them? what words can come after them? Is there even any difference? Let’s have a look. Say We use “say” to quote either directly or indirectly. Quoting directly means we will use quotation marks (“”) and is used to…

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Transitive And Intransitive Verbs

Introduction He kicked the ball. She is running. They moved quickly. We can divide verbs into two different categories: transitive verbs and intransitive verbs. We use these terms to describe whether a verb needs to take an object in order to make sense. In the above examples, “kicked” is transitive, “running” is intransitive and “moved”…

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Phrasal Verbs List

Below is a list of 47 useful phrasal verbs in English. They are arranged into groups to help memorize them easier. As well as this, example sentences are included to give context and make understanding their use even easier. Each section will be split up using the following format: Phrasal Verb Meaning Example Sentence “Act”…

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Question Tags

What Are Question Tags? You’re going away again, aren’t you? He doesn’t like this food, does he? They didn’t go to the party, did they? Questions tags or tag questions (according to American grammarians) are short questions we add to the end of a sentence in order to turn a declarative statement into a question.…

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