Archive for the ‘English for children’ Category

Words Commonly Used Part II

December 28th, 2009 in English for children

Bring and take

Use bring when something is being moved towards the speaker.

Bring me a glass of water. (Here the water is being moved towards the speaker.)

Words Most Commonly Confused

December 28th, 2009 in English for children

Can and May

Use can to talk about ability to do something. Use may to ask for permission.

Different Ways of Joining Two Sentences Part III

December 26th, 2009 in English for children

Joining two sentences with a present participle

Two sentences can be made into one by using a present participle.

Different Ways of Joining Two Sentences Part II

December 26th, 2009 in English for children

Joining two sentences with who, which and that

Two or more sentences can be made into one by using the joining words who, which and that.

Different Ways of Joining Two Sentences Part I

December 26th, 2009 in English for children

Using adjectives

Two simple sentences can be made into one by using adjectives from the second sentence.

A tiger charged the shooter. It was extremely ferocious.