Conditionals are frequently used if-sentences in English. This article offers a full overview of the different conditionals in English.
Sometimes the difference between some or any isn’t clear. Some is used in positive sentences and any in negative sentences and questions.
The third conditional is an if-sentence in English you use to talk about imaginary situations in the past and about things that did not happen.
The second conditional is an if-sentence in English that is used to talk about impossible and unrealistic situations in the present and future.
The first conditional is an if sentence you can use to talk about realistic conditions and situations in the present and future.
The zero conditional is a conditional sentence that is used to talk about situations that are always true like general or scientific facts.
Purpose and reason clauses are subclauses that give information about the main clause. They show the purpose of or the reason for the action in the main clause.
Modal verbs in English are a type of auxiliary verb that change the modality of the main verb. They add extra meaning so the meaning of the sentence changes.
The future of can and must is not like the other future tenses. Can and must don’t have an infinitive form so
Past habits in English are repeated actions or a particular state in the past. There are multiple ways to express this in English.
The Emphatic do in English is a way to stress or contrast the main verb in a sentence by using the verb to do as an auxiliary verb.
Reported speech in English can be difficult if you don’t know the difference between direct and indirect speech. This article has all the information you need.
The passive in English is used when you want to stress the fact that something or someone is experiencing something instead of actively doing it.
There is a difference between were, we’re, wear and where. Were and we’re are forms of the verb to be. Wear is having something on you and where is a location.
There is a clear difference between there, their and they’re. There is used to talk about a location, their to talk about possession and they’re is from to be.
Some people use lay and lie in the wrong context. On this page, you have a full overview of the difference between these similar-sounding verbs.
The difference between than or then can be tricky for some people. Than is used in comparisons and then as a time reference.
Some people don’t know the difference between life, live and lives. It goes from the noun life to the verb to live and to the third person singular of this verb.
Nouns are compared to each other by using degrees of comparison. You have a comparative degree and a superlative degree.
Personal pronouns are important because it allows us to have more fluent conversations. Here you have a complete overview of what they are and when to use them.
In English, you have indefinite and definite articles. Indefinite articles are used to talk about things in general and definite articles for specific things.
Adverbs in English are words you can use to give more information about verbs, adjectives or other adverbs.
When you have more than one adjective to describe the same noun, there is a certain word order you need to keep in mind. Here you have a complete overview.
Adjectives are really important in any language because they give more information about the noun in a sentence.
English verbs are really important because they express what someone is doing or what state that person is in. You have main verbs and auxiliary verbs.
There are a lot of irregular verbs in English and on this page, you have a list of the most common ones. You need to study them because you will need them.
You can express the future in multiple ways. In this article, you have a clear overview of the different future tenses in English.
The future continuous is a tense you use to talk about future events that will be going on at the moment you are referring to in the future.
You can use the going to-future to talk about events in the future when you want to express your opinion or when you want to talk about your intentions.
You can use the will-future (or future simple) to talk about things in the future. You use it for the pure future or spontaneous decisions on the spot.
In this article, you have an overview of the past tenses. It’s about the past simple, past continuous, past perfect and past perfect continuous.
The past perfect continuous is an English tense you use to talk about actions or events that happened before another action or event in the past.
The past perfect is a tense in English to talk about actions or events in the past that happened before another action or event in the past.
The past continuous (or past progressive) is a tense in English you use to talk about long actions that were going on at some point in the past.
The past simple (or simple past) is a tense in English to talk about habits, events and short actions in the past.
When someone refers to the present tenses, he is talking about the present simple, present continuous, the present perfect and the present perfect continuous.
The present perfect continuous is a tense you use when there is a clear link between the past and the present and when the focus is on the duration.
De present perfect or present perfect simple is an English tense that you use when there is a clear connection between the past and the present.
The present continuous (or present progressive) is a tense you use to talk about actions in the present that are going on or when you want to focus on duration.