Month: October 2019

  • Interjections

    Interjections? The  interjection  is a kind of statement that expresses a sudden, exclamatory impression or a feeling deep as astonishment, surprise, pain, discomfort, love,…

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  • Intensifiers in English

    Intensifiers in English? An intensifier is used to emphasize the meaning of the words that follow. They change the strength (or…

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  • What are inflections?

    What are inflections? When the tone of voice is changed, attenuating or raising it, an inflection occurs. In the specific field…

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  • Indirect questions in English

    Indirect questions in English? Indirect questions serve to ask in a more polite way or to narrate what another person…

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  • English Imperative

    English Imperative? An imperative sentence gives a direct command. It may end in period or exclamation point depending on the strength…

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  • Idioms

    Idioms? Idioms are used very often in the everyday language of Anglo-Saxon speakers to convey a specific message highlighting feelings,…

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  • Gerund in English

    Gerund in English? The form of the present participle of the verb that acts as a noun in a sentence is called gerund . It…

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  • Ellipsis

    Ellipsis? Ellipsis is a rhetorical figure that  consists in intentionally omitting one or several words in the text or speech since…

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  • Demonstratives

    Demonstratives? Demonstratives indicate the degree of proximity of an object, event or person to the speaker. They can refer to physical…

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  • Contractions

    Contractions? A contraction in English is a word or phrase that has been reduced from one or more letters and where the…

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