Kinds of Sentences

December 16th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

There are three kinds of sentences and they are:

a)    The simple sentence
b)    The complex sentence
c)    The compound sentence

Study the following sentence.

He wrote a letter.

More on Clauses

December 16th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Read the following sentence:

I don’t know what she wants.

The sentence given above has two parts:

1.    I don’t know
2.    What she wants

What are Clauses and Phrases – Part III

December 15th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning

Adverb phrases

An adverb phrase does the work of an adverb. Read the examples given below:

What are Clauses and Phrases – Part II

December 15th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Sentence

Read the sentences given below:

I don’t know what she means.
She is very hard working.
The fish tasted awful.
The train is behind schedule.
It is getting dark.

What are Phrases and Clauses?

December 15th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Read the following groups of words

On the river, of great wealth, in the bottle, every now and then, how to do it

Prepositions Quiz V

December 14th, 2009 in English Quiz

Some words are followed by particular prepositions. Test your knowledge of the common word combinations involving prepositions.

1.    He was ———————– rich and aristocratic parents.

Prepositions Quiz IV

December 14th, 2009 in English Quiz

Some words are followed by particular prepositions. Test your knowledge of the common word combinations involving prepositions.

1.    I was ——————– her stupendous ignorance.