21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adverb Clause of Condition Adverb Clause of Condition is introduced by the following conjunctions if, whether, unless etc… • If I like it, I shall buy it. In this sentence, the Adverb-Clause ‘If I like it’ puts a condition for my buying it. Such an Adverb-Clause is called […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adverb Clause of Place The Adverb Clause of Place indicates the place about which the verb talks. The Adverb Clause of Place starts with where, wherever, whereas etc… Examples: • I have put it where I can find it again.In this sentence, the Clause, ‘where I can find […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adverb Clause of Time When the adverb-clause indicates time. The adverb can be termed as Adverb Clause of Time. These clauses begin with conjunctions such as… 1. Whenever2. While 3. After4. Before5. Since6. When7. As 8. As soon as9. TillEtc… • When you have finished your work, you […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adjective Position 1. Many adjectives can be placed before the noun they describe. Examples: • The hot Sun beat down on us all day. • This product does not deserve this high price. • He asked me my present address. • This beautiful girl was ill for a […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adverb Clause We have seen in the previous sections that a clause is a group of words, with a subject and/or a predicate, having a meaning. At the same time, Adverb is a word which gives an additional detail about the meaning of a verb or an adjective […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adjective Clause Look at the group of words in the following sentences. • The umbrella with broken handles is mine.• The umbrella which has broken handles is mine. In the first sentence the group of words ‘with broken handle’ describes the umbrella. This group of words is called […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Grammar : Noun Clause Look at the following sentences. • He expected to get a prize. • He expected that he would get a prize. In the first sentence the group of words ‘to get a prize’ does not have a subject and a predicate. This group of […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adverb Phrase As we have seen already in the section on Adverb, Adverb is a word which gives an additional detail about the meaning of a verb or an adjective or another adverb. In many sentences, the adverb need not be a word. An adverb may be a […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Adjective-Phrase We have seen already in the Preliminary section that Adjective is a word which gives an additional detail about the meaning of a noun. An adjective may be a word or a group of words with the same meaning. Example-1: • Mr. Clinton is wealthy man. What […]

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21 Nov 2014
Nov 21 2014

Noun-Phrase Let us see what a Noun-Phrase or Phrasal Verb is. We have already seen that a noun is a word used as a name of a person, place, thing, state, quality, activity, action etc… • Mr. Clinton is the Chairman of this company. In this sentence Mr. […]

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