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Definite article – THE

This small but sometimes confusing word is used with nouns. These nouns can be something already mentioned in a conversation or known, something unique or something the speaker/writer has chosen to mention specifically. WE NEVER USE THE FOR GENERIC THINGS OR SOMETHING THAT HAS NOT BEEN MENTIONED BEFORE. The other day I was watching anContinue reading “Definite article – THE”

Correlative conjunctions

These are yet another type of conjunction (and I bet you’re wondering why on Earth you wanted to learn English?) Well just like the other two types of conjunctions in my previous previous posts, these also combine words or phrases but they do so in a different way. Don’t worry, learning them isn’t as badContinue reading “Correlative conjunctions”

Subordinating conjunctions

Subordinating conjunctions are words and phrases that link dependent clauses with independent clauses. Such words or phrases show how dependent clauses add further information to the independent clause it is attached to. Sentences with an independent clause and at least one dependent clause are called complex sentences. Master how subordinating conjunctions function and you willContinue reading “Subordinating conjunctions”

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