Here are very the vital things that examiners focus their attention on when marking English Language compositions or essays. This is a must-read for every student learning English Language.
APA style has specific formats for referencing a journal article with multiple authors for your References page. In this special Hub, I will show you the different formats for referencing a journal article with up to...
The effects of the Battle of Hastings and the Norman Conquest on the English language are discussed. Printed and spoken examples are included.
A red herring and a fine or pretty kettle of fish are idioms with an interesting history and background. There is a literal or logical explanation for each one.
This hub shows how to form Passive Voice sentences in English. It also show how to differentiate between Active Voice and Passive Voice sentences with examples. Passive Voice of all Tenses have been
The English language comprises many literary devices that add richness and life to phrases and expressions. In our daily lives we encounter literary devices in poems, stories, newspapers, plays, songs, movies and even...
This lesson on the types of adverbs, takes a detailed look at the various kinds of adverbs in the English language. There are also simple examples to enable you understand the lesson very well.
Several useful English expressions have the word Penny in them - interesting for English speakers, educational for Students of English as a Second Language
Jerome K Jerome is famous for the classic Three Men in a Boat and the play/movie Passing of the Third Floor Back. What’s not generally recognized is that his style clearly influenced a lot of later writers. Jerome was...
What is the difference between a simile and a metaphor? A simile is actually a type of metaphor. This hub explains the similarities and differences between metaphors and similes.