‘Do’ Questions

What are 'do' questions? ‘Do’ questions are questions that use the word 'do' at the 'be' questions, they come in two forms:– yes/no questions (without a question word)– requests for details (with a question word) Yes/no questions Yes/no questions are made by placing the word 'do' before a structure can…
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Conjunctions

What are conjunctions? Conjunctions are words that link clauses together (clauses = different parts of a sentence). Some common conjunctions: andbecauseforunlessbutasorwhileyetsincesoalthough How to use conjunctions Before using conjunctions, you must know that long sentences are built by putting pieces together. These pieces are 1: I like ice 2: It is…
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S.V.O.

What is = subject + verb + objectIt is the most common sentence pattern in English. What are subjects, verbs, and objects? A subject does  verb is what is done, sometimes called a doing object has something done to it. Subject PronounsObject PronounsImeyouyouhehesheherititweusthey them Other nouns can be subjects or…
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Determiners

What is a determiner? A determiner is a word that tells us which thing. What are the determiners? There are different types of determiners:Articles (general vs. specific one): a, an, the Demonstratives (which one): this, that, these, thosePossessive determiners (whose one): my, your, his, her, its, our, yourQuantifiers (how many):…
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The Present Tense

What is the present tense? The present tense is used to describe things that are true:a) things that are true nowb) things that are always or generally truec) schedulesd) opinions How do you make the present tense? To make the present tense:subject + verb (in present simple form)Objects, times etc.…
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Conjugating Verbs

What is verb conjugation? 'Verb conjugation' simply means a verb's end must match the subject. How to do verb conjugation in the present simple tense When using the present simple tense, conjugating verbs means:- no extra ending if the subject is 'I', 'you', 'we', or 'they'- adding 's' if the…
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The Present Continuous Tense

What is the present continuous tense? The present continuous is used for things happening (and continuing to happen) now. The present continuous is also sometimes used for future plans, as it is easier than the future tense ("I am going to school tomorrow" vs. "I am going to go to…
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‘Be’ Questions

What are 'be' questions? 'Be' questions are questions that use the verb 'be'.They come in two forms:- yes/no questions (without a question word)- requests for details (with a question word) Yes/no questions Yes/no questions can be made by 'inverting' the subject and 'be' part of sentences. NormalInvertedAnswerI , I ,…
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Singulars and Plurals

What are singulars and plurals? A singular is a word that tells us there is only one. A plural is a word that tells us there are more than example: cat is singular (there is only one cat)cats is plural (there are more than one cat) Different types of plurals…
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Possessives

What are possessives? Possessives are words that tell us to whom something are different types of possessives:a) possessive determiners b) possessive pronouns c) 'add s' possessives Possessive determiners Possessive determiners are words that tell us who something belongs are based on subject pronouns. Subject pronounPossessive determinerExampleImyIt is my is your…
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