May 8th, 2017 in English Grammar
Adjective clauses serve the same purpose as adjectives. That means they modify a noun or pronoun. Most of them are introduced by the relative pronouns who, which, that, whom and whose. Note that adjective clauses are also called relative clauses.
May 19th, 2016 in English Grammar
Deny and refuse
Incorrect: He denied my offer of help.
Correct: He refused my offer of help.
Incorrect: He refused taking the money.
Correct: He denied taking the money.
March 2nd, 2016 in English Grammar
Some common similes are given below.
As alike as two peas: The twins are as alike as two peas.
As cheap as dirt: Nowadays tomatoes are as cheap as dirt.
February 3rd, 2016 in English Grammar
The simple present tense is used to:
a) talk about facts and truths
She is an architect.
He is my uncle.
I am a teacher.
You are a wonderful person.
November 19th, 2015 in English Grammar
The verb suggest cannot be followed by object + infinitive. That-clauses and –ing forms are common.
September 16th, 2015 in English Grammar
Conjunctions are words used to connect two words, phrases or clauses. Underline the conjunctions in the following sentences.
1. Give me something to drink or else I will die of thirst.
July 10th, 2015 in English Grammar
Complete the following sentences using an appropriate form of do or have.