Tag: Grammar

Grammar reference materials

Present Perfect Continuous

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation about the structure and use of Present Perfect Continuous in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Present Perfect Continuous Exercises. Verb Tense Exercise 1 Present Perfect and Present Perfect Continuous Verb Tense Exercise 2 Present Perfect and Present Perfect Continuous Verb Tense […]

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Reporting Verbs & Reported Speech

We shall look at and discuss the following summary on Reported Speech structure and use in class:  For a more in-depth study of Reported Speech:  Click on the following link to learn more about Reporting Verbs. EXERCISES: Reported Statements: Present Simple Reported Statement Exercise Present Continuous Reported Statement Exercise Past Simple Reported Statement […]

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Adverbs of Frequency & Manner

Remember the basic structure of a sentence in English: SUBJECT + (FREQUENCY/GRAMMAR ADVERB) + VERB + INDIRECT OBJECT + DIRECT OBJECT + ADVERBS (PLACE/TIME/MANNER)  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Adverbs of Frequency: Ordering sentences (28 sentences). Adverbs of Manner: Fill in the blanks + Rewrite the sentences. For more advanced practice, […]

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Modals of Deduction

We’ll start off by reviewing the Basic Modal Verbs. Then we shall look at and discuss the following summary on Modals of Deduction in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Click on the following link to learn more about Modals of Deduction. Multiple choice quiz on Modals of Deduction. Make sentences […]

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Mixed Conditionals

First, you can review the different types of Conditionals here. You can also review Conditional III. Then, we shall review the Mixed Conditionals structure and uses in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Click on the following link to learn more about Mixed Conditionals. Quiz on Mixed Conditionals. SONG: If God was one of […]

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Simple Past

PART I: The -ed ending Let’s start off by reviewing how to add the different Endings to a word. Then we can review the pronunciation of the regular past forms with he following handout: How to pronounce the -ed ending PART II: Simple Past We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on the Simple […]

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Articles

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Articles use in English in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Exercises on the use of Articles. Test your knowledge with this exercise on Prepositions. Practise with this exercises on Dates & Figures. SONG: Yesterday (The Beatles) – Possesive adjectives – […]

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Past Continuous

Let’s start off by reviewing how to add the different Endings to a word. We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on the Past Continuous structure and uses in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Past simple or continuous? SONG: Lessons in Love (Level 42) – Past tenses

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