21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Gerund GERUND is the “continuous form of a verb”. Read this sentence. . Smoking is prohibited here. The word “smoking” is formed from the verb smoke by adding –ing. You can see that here in this sentence, the word “smoking” does the function of a subject (Noun). So, […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Articles Three words are used as articles. They are: 1. a2. an3. the Of these, a and an are indefinite articles. Because, the indefinite-articles are used to indicate not any specific object or subject in the sentence. “The” is the only definite article The definite article is used […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Conjunction Conjunction is word or a phrase which connects two words or two phrases or two clauses or two sentences. The Conjuctions are…. 1. and 2. or 3. either…or… 4. for 5. but 6. also 7. neither…nor… 8. only 9. after 10. because 11. if 12. so…that… 13. […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : The Verb Be The Verb Be is a very important but peculiar verb in English. The Verb Be can be used as a main verb as well as an “auxiliary verb. Examples: • I am in London. In this sentence, the verb “am” has been used […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Verbs Verbs are the word denoting actions or states. Examples: • Mr. Hales takes the class today morning. What does Mr. Hales do today morning? He takes the class. The action he is doing is “taking” the class. So the action is denoted by the word […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Noun-Functions A noun or a pronoun can perform five functions. Those five noun-functions are: 1.It can be THE SUBJECT of a verb. Examples: • Mr. Ram leads the team. “Mr. Ram” is the subject of the verb ‘leads’. • He is writing. “He” is the subject […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Noun-Number There are two numbers in Noun-Number: Singular and Plural. 1. Singular: When we speak about one person and one thing, we use the noun in singular form. Single means one. Plural means many. Examples: a. A man is smoking within the premises. b. A group […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Noun-Cases NOUN-CASES is another topic which comes under NOUN. The CASE of a noun tells us about the position of that noun in a sentence. In English there are FIVE CASES. They are: • Nominative case • Objective case (or Accusative case) • Dative case • […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar Noun-Gender The Noun-Gender tells us about the sex of the noun. In Grammar-Nouns, there are FOUR GENDERS. 1. Masculine gender: A noun is said to be in the Masculine gender if it refers to a male character or member of a species. Man, lion, hero, boy, king, […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Noun-Types In this lesson we are going to see only Noun-Types. Other parts will be dealt with in the following lessons. What is NOUN? A Noun is a word used as a name of a person, place, thing, state, quality, activity, action etc… Examples: • Mr. […]

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