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Adverb clauses of purpose

June 27th, 2013 in English Grammar

A clause which tells us about the purpose of the verb in the main clause is known as an adverb clause of purpose.

Conjunctions exercise

June 26th, 2013 in English Grammar

Conjunctions are words used to join two clauses. Combine the following sentences using a conjunction

1. He is not intelligent. He is not brave.

2. You work hard. You cannot pass the examination.

Relative pronouns: some tips

June 18th, 2013 in English Grammar

Relative pronouns are important words. They not only connect two clauses but also serve as the subject or object of the verb in the clause introduced by them.

Future tenses overview

June 2nd, 2013 in English Grammar

The time adverbs used in a sentence determine the tense. In this lesson we will take a look at the time adverbs used with future tenses.

Simple future tense

Verbs exercise

May 22nd, 2013 in English Grammar

English verbs have very few forms. And because these forms are not enough to express all meanings, we use auxiliary verbs with other verbs.

You and I or you and me?

May 18th, 2013 in English Grammar

Some people use I in expressions like you and I and my mother and I. Note that this is correct only when this phrase is used as the subject of a verb.

Using towards

May 13th, 2013 in English Grammar

Towards is a preposition. It is used to indicate the direction in which someone / something is going, facing or looking.

  • She walked towards me.