English Grammar Blog

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The blog provides training on all aspects of grammar such as clauses, tenses, phrases, punctuation, sentence structure and much more.

Apr 22, 2019

Future Perfect Continuous Tense Examples

These future perfect continuous tense examples will help you learn how to use this complicated tense. A list of examples for you to practice the tense.

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Apr 18, 2019

Past Tense of Feel: Felt

The past tense of feel is felt. We don't say feeled as feel is an irregular verb which means that it doesn't follow the usual pattern of past simple verbs.

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Apr 14, 2019

Present Perfect Tense Examples

These present perfect tense examples will make sure you know how to use this tense. You can also download them if you want to use them in class.

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Apr 13, 2019

simple present tense worksheet

In this simple present tense worksheet you can practice 15 types of verbs to improve you skills with this tense. You can also download it as a PDF.

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Mar 17, 2019

Past tense of hang - Explanation and examples

In using the past tense of hang, there is often confusion over whether to use hanged or hung. Here we will explain the differences and which one is correct.

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Mar 17, 2019

Past Tense of Fit - Explanation and Examples

The past tense of fit can be either fit or fitted as it very much depends on whether it's being used in American English or British English.

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Mar 02, 2019

The future perfect continuous tense - Explanation with examples

The future perfect continuous tense is used to indicate that you are talking about a future event that will have been ongoing at the point you discuss it.

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Jan 30, 2019

Transitive and Intransitive Verbs

Transitive and intransitive verbs are different in transitive verbs must have a direct object, whereas intransitive verbs do not. In this grammar lesson we will look at the differences between them and study some examples.

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Jan 27, 2019

People Are or Is Grammar Explanation with Examples

Deciding whether to say people are or is in English grammar can be confusing but the explanation is in the difference between the plural and the singular.

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Jan 26, 2019

Types of Dependent Clauses - Adverb, Adjective and Noun

There are several types of dependent clauses, also known as subordinate clauses. They are relative clauses, noun clauses, and adverbial clauses. They are called 'dependent' as they need an independent clause to make sense.

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Jan 26, 2019

Types of Clauses in English Grammar - Independent and Dependent Clause

The two types of clauses in English grammar are the independent and dependent clause. Both have a subject and verb which makes them clauses, but while independent clauses express a complete thought, dependent clauses do not. This is the main distinction.

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Jan 26, 2019

Understanding Relative Pronouns - that, which, who, what, whom, whose

Relative pronouns are that, which, who, what, whom, whose. They are the words that started a relative clause and they will help you to identify a relative clause. Each one has a different meaning so it's important you understand each of their functions.

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Jan 26, 2019

Learn all about Relative Clauses - Explanations and Examples

A common type of complex sentence in English grammar is relative clauses. These are dependent clauses that are mainly created using who, which, where, and that. They are also known as adjective clauses and there are two types - defining and non-defining.

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Jan 26, 2019

Relative Adverbs - where, when, and why

Relative clauses starts with either relative pronouns or a relative adverbs. The adverbs used to start relative clauses are where, when, and why. Where is an adverb of place, when is an adverb of time, and why is an adverb of reason.

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Jan 26, 2019

The Prepositional Phrase - Grammar Explanations and Examples

A prepositional phrase is a group of words in which the head word is a preposition. They consist of an object and and any words that modify the object. They mostly modify verbs or nouns and in this case are acting as adverb or adjective phrases.

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