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Do or have

July 10th, 2015 in English Grammar

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate form of do or have.

Notes

Comparative forms ending in -or

March 27th, 2015 in English Grammar

In English, we make comparative forms by adding –er and –est to the positive form.

Examples are given below:

Tall, taller, tallest
Short, shorter, shortest
Bright, brighter, brightest

The possessive case

March 13th, 2015 in English Grammar

The possessive case indicates possession.
Read the sentence given below.

This is John’s car.

Here the noun John’s is in the possessive case. A noun which shows ownership or possession is said to be in the possessive case.

Common mistakes with verbs

February 18th, 2015 in English Grammar

In this article, we will take a look at some common mistakes in the use of some verbs.

Incorrect: She told to me about it.

Correct: She told me about it.

Rewrite as directed

August 29th, 2014 in English Grammar

Rewrite the given sentences.

1. I have never seen such a mess. (Begin with never)

2. He had hardly sat down to rest when someone knocked on the door. (Begin with hardly)

Joining two sentences using a conjunction

August 17th, 2014 in English Grammar

Combine the following sentences using an appropriate conjunction.

1. It was a very nice place. We decided to live there.

2. It was very dark. We couldn’t see anything.

After all and at all

August 5th, 2014 in English Grammar

After all

This expression is used for saying that something is true in spite of what was said, done or planned before. When after all is used with this meaning, it usually goes at the end of the clause.