A response to questions, this deals with the variation of where to place quotation marks, word order in a sentence affecting meaning and verb endings matching the subject of a sentence.
Let's start with a basic definition of the word "juxtaposition": ...a literary technique in which two or more ideas, places, characters and their actions are placed side by side in a narrative or a poem for the purpose of developing comparisons...
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.
English proverbs about birds such as a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush and English poems about birds from poets such as Wordsworth, Stevenson and Rossetti with birds species including owls, robins, yellowhammers and lapwings
Do you know what a formal letter is? What about what an informal letter, do you know what that is to? In this article, we take a look at the major differences between a formal and an informal letter.
This article will show you the structure and rules of Passive Voice. All the rules have been explained for converting active voice sentences into passive voice. All the Tenses have been converted into Passive Voice with clear rules and examples.
Local language and landscape go hand in hand. Here we explore two words which link two areas of England, north and south. Their meanings are similar but they have evolved differently due to dialect and history.
The Present Simple Tense is the first and basic tense in English. It is a kind of tense, which is used to indicate a habitual action, routine work or an action, which is done on a regular basis. There is no indication of completion of an action in the Present Simple Tense. It is an incredible...
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 in our very own conversations....
"Scissors" is one of the odd words in the English Language that appear as a plural even when only one is meant. This article takes a humorous look at this oddity.