(PDF) English Learning : Type of Sentence and Their Examples

TYPE OF SENTENCE The type of sentence is determined by the number and type of clauses it contains. It falls into one of the following: Simple sentence A simple sentence conveys a single idea. It has only one subject and one verb. EXAMPLES Sheis my…

Had Better – English Definition, Examples & Usages

Had Better – English Definition, Examples & Usages We use “had better” plus the infinitive without “to”  to give advice. Although “had” is the past form of “have”, we use “had better” to give advice about the present or future. You’d better tell her everything.…

Auxiliary Verbs – Definition, Function & Examples

Auxiliary Verbs – Definition, Function & Examples Basically, auxiliary verbs or helping verb are function words, a type of closed class which is constituted of words that have a grammatical function as opposed to content words, which are an open class of lexical words. An…

Phrases

What is a Phrase? – Definition, Types & Examples of Phrases

Phrase A phrase is a collection of related words that does not include a subject and verb. (If the group of associated words does have a subject and verb, it is considered a clause.) There are more than a few dissimilar kinds of phrases. Comprehending how…

Consonant Sounds and Letters in English {A-z Guide}

Consonant A consonant is a speech sound that is not a vowel. It as well stands for the letters of the alphabet that stand for those sounds: Z, B, T, G, and H. Consonants are all the non-vowel sounds, or their corresponding letters: A, E, I, O,…