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11 02, 2019

Conditionals of Three Types

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Learn what Conditionals of three types are, have practice doing execises and use them in your speech. What are Conditionals? Conditionals of three types are two parts sentences which are connected with the word 'if'. With all conditionals, when we start the sentence with 'if', we must use a comma. When 'if' is in the middle

7 02, 2019

Reported Commands, Requests, Suggestons

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Let's learn how to report commands, requests and suggestions. In reported commands, requests and suggestions we use such verbs as: to order, to ask, to tell, to suggest, to beg, to advise, to forbid, to warn, to insist, to promise, to agree, to refuse, to remind, etc. after which according to the construction of the

28 03, 2018

The Gerund

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The Gerund is a non-finite form of the verb which has noun and verb characteristics. The verb characteristics of the gerund are as follows: the Gerund of transitive verbs takes a direct object: I like reading books. She began preparing food. I remember reading this book. the Gerund can be modified by an adverb: She

16 03, 2018

Wish Sentences: Verb Forms Following Wish

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Wish Sentences We use the past for a present situation after wish. We use wish to say that we regret something, that something is not as we would like it to be. I wish I had an umbrella.   A Wish about the Future I wish she would tell me. (She will not tell me.) I

12 03, 2018

Reported Requests, Commands and Orders

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Learn how to form reported requests, commands and orders. “Nelly, will you shut the window please?” the teacher said. The teacher asked Nelly to shut the window. “Helen, collect the exercise books, please,” the teacher said. The teacher told Helen to collect the exercise books. “Move over, will you?” Helen said to Nelly. Helen asked

9 02, 2018

Tag Questions

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Разделительные вопросы имеют несколько названий. Вы можете встретить следующие варианты названия этого типа вопросов: Разделительный вопрос – Disjunctive question; Вопрос с хвостиком – Tag question или Tail question Разделительные вопросы в английском языке состоят из 2-х частей. Первая  – утвердительная или отрицательная, вторая – «хвостик» — краткий общий вопрос. Части разделительного вопроса отделяются запятой. Вопрос переводится не

9 02, 2018

Indefinite Pronouns

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    Affirmative sentence Розповідне речення Question Питальне речення Interrogative sentence Заперечне речення people somebody someone everyone anybody anyone not anybody, not anyone nobody, no one things something everything anything not anything nothing places somewhere everywhere anywhere not anywhere nowhere   Exercise 1. Rewrite the sentences using the words in brackets. Example: There isn’t anything