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.

Sep 17, 2020

Parallel Structure Quiz: Test yourself on Parallelism

This Parallel Structure Quiz is a multiple choice test where you need to decide in which of the two sentences the rules on parallelism are correct.

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Sep 09, 2020

Difference between affect and effect: Verb or Noun?

The difference between affect and effect is that while one is a noun, the other is a verb. So this will influence where you place the word in your sentence.

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Aug 21, 2020

Adverb Clause Quiz: Multiple Choice Exercise

In this adverb clause quiz you need to place the correct adverb into the gap in order to complete the sentence. This will improve your ability to make adverbial clauses

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Aug 16, 2020

Present Perfect Continuous Quiz: Online Practice Exercises

Present Perfect Continuous Quiz for practicing the affirmative, negative, yes / no questions, and question words. It's an interactive quiz, also downloadable.

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Aug 11, 2020

Relative Pronoun Quiz: who, which, whom, whose, that, where

This relative pronoun quiz focuses on the words who, which, whom, whose, that, where. These are used to introduce relative clauses.

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Jul 25, 2020

Parallelism Grammar Rules (Parallel Structure)

Parallelism is about balancing the grammatical structure of words, phrases and clauses in your sentences. Parallel structure will improve your writing's coherence.

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Jul 07, 2020

Pronoun Reference: Replacing a noun or noun phrase

Pronoun reference in English grammar refers to the practice of replacing a noun or noun phrase in a sentence with its appropriate pronoun.

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May 09, 2020

Ellipsis in English Grammar: Situational and Textual

Ellipsis in English grammar is the omission of a words or words from a sentences because the meaning is clear without them. There are two types: situational ellipsis and textual ellipsis.

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May 02, 2020

Substitution and Ellipsis: Differences Explained

Substitution and ellipsis have similar purposes in that they prevent repetition in a sentence. However, while the former involved using a difference word, ellipsis involves leaving out the word.

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Apr 28, 2020

Substitution in English Grammar

Substitution in English grammar is when we replace a word or phrase previously used with another word or phrase in order to avoid repetition. This will improve your writing style.

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Apr 18, 2020

Nominalisation Practice: Changing Verbs and Adjectives to Nouns

In this nominalisation practice quiz you are given sentences which you then have to change into nominalised sentences by changing the verbs or adjectives to nouns

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Apr 15, 2020

Reduced Relative Clauses - Past and Present Participles

Reduced relative clauses are created by changing the clause to a present or past participle phrase or by using adjectives. The grammar rules are quite complex.

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Mar 29, 2020

Nominalisation in English Grammar: High Level Writing Tips

Nominalisation is an important aspect of academic writing. This lesson teachers you what this is and how you can use it effectively in your writing.

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Mar 28, 2020

Tenses Quiz - Test your knowledge of all the different tenses

In this tenses quiz you have to choose which tense should go in the gap of the sentence. This tests you on all the tenses: Past, Present, and Future

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Feb 23, 2020

8 Parts of Speech in English Grammar

The 8 parts of speech are Nouns, Adjectives, Adverbs, Verbs, Prepositions, Pronouns, Conjunctions, and Interjections. Learn about the function of each of these grammatical categories.

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