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Subjunctive Mood

The mood of a sentence is described as the mood of the sentence. The grammatical mood in English language is very different from the moods that you feel like angry, sad or happy etc.Today we will discuss about one specific mood of the sentence that i...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Indirect Object

A sentence in English language is made up of a subject, a verb and sometimes an object. We all are familiar with what a subject and a verb is, but what is the object. The subject of a sentence is the noun who does the action and the verb is the word ...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Infinitive Verb

Till now I have written and posted about various forms that a verb can take in sentences of English language. Today I came across another form or type of verb that exist in English language and so I am writing about it so if anyone of you is searchin...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Intensifier

There are many simple things that we use every day in our language and don’t even know that we are using them. It’s like we know their purpose and meaning but are unaware of what they are called. One such thing is an intensifier.You have been usi...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Grammatical Mood

English grammar is a diversified and varied branch of English language and one has to have complete command of it to understand and write well. You might or might not have come across the word mood or grammatical mood of a sentence. Know that this mo...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Interjections

Oh wow! You landed on this page! You must be looking for interjections.Among many other parts of speeches, interjection is also one of the commonly used English grammar term that we use in our everyday language. Though interjections are more commonly...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Indicative Mood

English language consists of various moods and forms. The grammatical moods in a language are very important to understand the tone and correct meaning of a sentence. One such mood is indicative mood.Today we will discuss about indicative mood of the...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

While vs. Whilst

While as a conjunction and adverb – When used as conjunction/adverb, both the words mean during or at the same time as. They can also mean whereas (in the context of comparison). In the above sentence, we can replace ‘whereas’ with while or whi...

added by ramyashankar
2 months ago

Specially vs. Especially

Specially Specially is an adverb that is used to indicate something done for a specific or special purpose. ·         He specially went to the shop to get her favourite chocolates. ·    &...

added by ramyashankar
2 months ago

Direct Object

The language English is considered one of the easiest languages that exist. But when it comes to learning it and trying to understand it in a better way we come to know about so many things that one didn’t knew existed. We all know English grammar ...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Dangling Modifier

A modifier literally means something or someone that modifies or adjusts something. But when it comes to English language and more specifically English grammar, a modifier is a word or phrase that describes or tells something more about one special w...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Second Person

English grammar is not very complicated it just needs a little bit of concentration and understanding. When it comes to English literature, it is yet simpler. Have you heard about the terms first person, second person and third person?Yes, they are g...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Imperative Mood

English is a pervasive language. There are different ways and means to convey what you are thinking to the other person in this language. The use of moods does not only describe but also helps identify the promptness of a command or a request.Today w...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Third Person

Many a times you would have heard someone say about a book or a story that it was written in third person. What does this term third person really means?The term third person refers to the nature or the context of the text that is written. It gives t...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Gerund

We might call ourselves English gurus or grammar gurus but there still are things we don’t know about. There are terms and things in English grammar that are very minute and discrete that one has to pay utmost attention to understand them thoroughl...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

First Person

You would have heard a lot of times about the term first person. If you are an English literature student, you would know quite well what it means but if not, then it might be a mystery to you.The term first person gives off some meaning from the sim...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Object Complement

Complement is the word, phrase or clause that adds additional meaning to a word of a sentence. Just like the dictionary definition of the word complement i.e. to enhance something or give a better understanding if it, the complements of English gramm...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Conjunctions

There are many parts of a sentence that you would have learned in about in school. Some of them are common and easy to remember like nouns, verbs and adjectives etc. but there are some that we forget about. We still use them in our daily life speakin...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Subject Complement

You would have come across the word complement a thousand times while reading, listening or writing English language. Or you could also have read or heard its synonym compliment and are well aware of both the terms. If not, refer to our article, comp...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Conjunctive Adverb

The word conjunction means to connect or link two things together. You would have heard about conjunctions in grammar too. In grammar they do what they literally mean; connect words or sentences.In today’s article, we will not discuss simple conjun...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Contractions

How’s your foot now?Haven’t you heard the news?We shouldn’t stay here.We all have come across words like these where some of the letters in the word are omitted making the word shorter. These types of words are known as contractions in English ...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Collocations

You may or may not be a native English speaker but if you landed on this page it means that you are an ardent English learner. And as English learner it is very important to know what collocations are.You might notice that some words become jargons o...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Count Nouns

By now, we have come across multiple types of nouns and pronouns in our everyday language. You might also vaguely remember a lesson about count nouns from your High school English class. All these types of nouns are very common in our daily life and ...

added by angbeenc
2 months ago

Reflex vs. Reflect

Reflex The confusion comes from the origin of this word from the Latin word ‘reflectere’ meaning bend back, a noun denoting reflection. In British English, the word reflex is still (although rarely) used to denoted reflection (of light, thoughts,...

added by ramyashankar
3 months ago

Insight vs. Incite vs. Invite

Incite (verb) To incite someone is to arouse them to do something unlawful or wrong. It can be to stir up an unnecessary controversy or to encourage violence by saying something that may not be true. Few synonyms of incite are – instigate, provoke,...

added by ramyashankar
3 months ago

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