Analysis of a Complex-Compound Sentence

January 7th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

A compound-complex sentence consists of two or more coordinate clauses and at least one subordinate clause.

Consider the sentence given below:

Analysis of a Compound Sentence

January 7th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

A compound sentence has two or more coordinate clauses (i.e., independent clauses of equal rank) joined together by a coordinating conjunction.

Study the following examples carefully:

Analysis of Complex Sentences Exercise I

January 6th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Analyze the following complex sentences:

1.    Where there is a will, there is a way.

2.    Take care lest you should fall.

Analysis of a Complex Sentence

January 6th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL

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Proverbs Quiz

January 5th, 2010 in English Quiz

Test your knowledge of proverbs with the following quiz. What you need to do is to complete the proverb using a suggested answer.

1. A leopard can’t change its ————————–

Proverbs Part III

January 5th, 2010 in Vocabulary

Pour oil on troubled waters

To pour oil on troubled waters is to calm a person with soothing words.

Prevention is better than cure

Proverbs Part II

January 4th, 2010 in Vocabulary

East or west, home is the best
Your home is where you are more likely to be the happiest.

Easy come, easy go
That which has been achieved without much effort will be lost equally fast.