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Comparative and Superlative Adverbs Rules

Comparative and Superlative Adverbs Rules Comparative and Superlative Adverbs Rules Comparative Adverbs: Adverbs in the comparative form describe verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. Learn more about adverbs by clicking here. Adverbs usually...

By Jalali on Jan 12th, 2017
Rules For Changing Verbs Into ING Form

Rules For Changing Verbs Into ING FormWe always need to add -ing to verbs before using in any continuous tense. Below you will learn about the complete rules for changing verbs into ING form. Rules For Changing Verbs Into ING Form 1. For many...

By Jalali on Nov 21st, 2016
Usages of So

Usages of So Sometimes using the easiest and simple words can be confusing and for ESL learners. As an illustration, ‘its, it’s, so’ etc. One of the most common and short words which has a lot of meanings and usages is ‘So’....

By Jalali on Nov 18th, 2016
Kinds of Adverbs in English

Kinds of Adverbs in English In this lesson we will talk about all kinds of adverbs in English, but initially, you should know what an adverb is. A word which modifies, explains, and clarifies the meaning of a verb, an adjective or another adverb...

By Jalali on Nov 15th, 2016
Difference Between Despite and in spite of

Difference Between Despite and in spite of The English terms in spite of and despite are very similar in meaning and usage; in spite of this, English speakers sometimes find them confusing. Despite might be a tiny bit more formal. Read...

By Jalali on Nov 12th, 2016
Difference Between Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Adjective Clauses

Difference Between Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Adjective Clauses We already have talked about adjective clauses, we said that an adjective clause is used to modify, explain, and give important or extra information about a noun or pronoun...

By Jalali on Oct 23rd, 2016
Reflexive pronouns vs. Intensive pronouns

Reflexive pronouns vs. Intensive pronouns Reflexive pronouns vs. Intensive pronouns Reflexive pronouns We use a reflexive pronoun when we want to refer back to the subject of the sentence or clause. Reflexive pronouns end in “-self”...

By Jalali on Oct 19th, 2016
How to Use So and Such

How to Use So and Such How to Use So and Such SO So is an adverb which means very or to this degree. We use so + adjective or adverb phrase to show the effect or result. So + adjective/adverb + that……. The structure (so+adjective/adverb+that…….)...

By Jalali on Oct 18th, 2016
Reduction of an Adjective Clause to an Adjective Phrase

Reduction of an Adjective Clause to an Adjective Phrase Reduction of an Adjective Clause to an Adjective Phrase The reduction of an adjective clause to an adjective phrase is possible. Consider the rules and examples below.  1- If the relative...

By Jalali on Oct 16th, 2016
Reduction of Adverb Clause to a Modifying Phrase

Adverb Clause What is an Adverb Clause? An adverb clause is used to modify a verb, an adjective or another adverb that comes in the main clause in a complex sentence. It is also called dependent clause or subordinate clause because it starts...

By Jalali on Oct 16th, 2016