Subordinating Conjunctions – Definition, Types and Examples

They are used to introduce subordinate clauses and join them to principal clauses/main clauses. There are three kinds of subordinating conjunctions: A) Simple subordinating conjunctions:after, although/though, as, because, before, if, however, once, since, than, that, till/until, unless, when, where, while, whether He came after I had left. B) Compound Subordinating conjunctions: I. as far as, … Read more

Abbreviations- Concept, types, Rules and Commonly Used Abbreviations in Everyday Conversation

Abbreviations An abbreviation is the short form of shortened form of any lengthy word or phrase. It is formed from a group of letters taken from the word or phrase. In fact, the word abbreviation can be denoted by different abbreviations such as abbr., abbrv., or abbrev. It is applied in nearly all discipline and … Read more

Whom, Whose and Who’s – Difference

Whom, Whose and Who’s “Whom,” “Whose” and “Who’s,” are confusing words. The problem with them is that it is hard to understand which word will be used for what. Now, to understand the uses of the above-mentioned words, there are certain things that you need to understand first. Subject, Possessive and Object The words “Whom,” … Read more

Prepositions of Time and The Commonly Used Preposition Words for Prepositions of Time.

Prepositions of Time “Prepositions of Time” help in indicating a particular time period when something has happened. It helps in discussing a time period of any incident. It allows in discussing about dates (weekly/yearly/days) or about the actual time when something takes place. There are some common preposition words in “Prepositions of Time” and “Prepositions of Time.” … Read more

Prepositions of Movement and Commonly used Prepositions of Movement & Directions

Prepositions of Movement Prepositions that are used for describing the movement to or from a place are called prepositions of movement and direction. The preposition word such as “to, into, and onto” act the same way as “in, at, and on” in the case of prepositions of place and time. Prepositions of movement or direction indicate movement … Read more

Prepositions of Place and Some Commonly Used Preposition of Place With Examples

What is a preposition? Prepositions are words in English Grammar that are usually placed before or in front of a noun or pronoun. It helps to express a relationship between the noun or pronoun to other words present in the sentence. It is one of the important Parts of Speech and plays an important role … Read more

List of commonly Used Interjection

Interjection Interjections there the word which expresse sudden feelings and emotions of heart such as joy, grief, wonder, fear, anger, surprise, approval and disgust etc. List of Common Interjections O!, Oh!,  Ooh!,  Aye!,  Hello!,  Well!,  Ha!,  Ho!,  Hurrah!,  Ah!,  Alas!,  Hush! etc.      There are certain groups of words that are also used as Interjections Examples Ah me!,   … Read more

Adjectives With No Comparative or Superlative Forms

Adjectives with no comparative or superlative forms Some English adjectives which were once used in the comparative degree have lost their comparative meaning. They are now used as positive adjectives. Examples are: former, latter, elder, upper, inner, outer and utter. The former part of the story is more interesting than the latter part. He has an elder brother. I think we should … Read more

Relative Pronouns – Uses, Examples and Worksheets

The relative pronouns who, which and that When words like who, whom, which and that are used to introduce relative clauses, they are called relative pronouns. Who, which and that can be the subjects of verbs in relative clauses. Who refers to people and which refers to things. That can refer to both people and things. What is the name of the fat woman who just came in? … Read more