5 05, 2024

Negative Prefixes

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Learn to Use Negative Prefixes A prefix is a letter or group of letters added to the beginning of a word to make a new word. Negative prefixes create a new word with an opposite or negative meaning. Sometimes adding a prefix to a word to make it negative isn't as simple as it seems. There are

17 03, 2024

Inversion after Negative Adverbials

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Inversion after Negative Adverbials What is an inversion? An inversion is when we put a verb before the subject in a sentence. A very effective way to make our language more emphatic is by inverting the order of a sentence.We can use inversion to add emphasis, especially in formal English. It is common, for example, in

31 05, 2023

Many Much A Lot Of

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Grammar Time: Many Much A Lot Of Let's learn how to use quantifiers many much a lot of. We use MUCH with uncountable nouns. It's often used in negative and interrogative sentences, but it can also be used in the affirmative: There isn't much lemonade in the jar. How much money do we have? Play as

9 05, 2023

Quantifiers

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Grammar Time: Quantifiers A quantifier is a word or phrase which is used before a noun to indicate the amount or quantity.'Some', 'many', 'a lot of', 'a little' and 'a few' are examples of quantifiers. Quantifiers can be used with both countable and uncountable nouns. Examples of Quantifiers With Uncountable Nouns much There is much butter

19 03, 2023

Wishes and Regrets

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Grammar Time: Wishes and Regrets We often speak about our wishes and regrets. We use wish to say that we regret something, that something is not as we would like it. Regret is a feeling of sadness about something sad or wrong or about a mistake that you have made, and a wish that it could

13 03, 2023

despite and in spite of

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Grammar Time: Subordinating Conjunctions Let's learn how to use despite and in spite of, although and even though. Exam in Mind Level B1/B2 Despite   in spite of   although   even though Although, even though, despite and in spite of can all be used to express the same thing. In other words, they have the same meaning. Although

21 11, 2022

Phrasal Verbs

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What Are Phrasal Verbs? A phrasal verb is a verb which consists of a basic verb + another word or words. The two or three words that make up a phrasal verb form a short "phrase" that is why they are called "phrasal verbs". Exam in Mind Level B1/B2 Learn these phrasal verbs: bring up

5 11, 2022

Going to and Present Continuous

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Present Continuous vs Be Going to We use both going to and present continuous to speak about future plans. Exam in Mind Level A2/B1 What do Going To and Present Continuous have in common? Both going to and present continuous are used to express the same idea. Going to and present continuous are used to

16 10, 2022

Must and Have to

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Must and Have to for Strong Obligation Both words must and have to are used to indicate a strong obligation. In the affirmative form, have to has the same meaning as must and is used to express obligations. However,  have to is much more flexible than must because we can use it in the past, the present and the future.

4 07, 2022

Do and Make

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Grammar Time: Do and Make When we use do and make with noun phrases, do focuses on the process of acting or performing something, make emphasises more the product or outcome of an action. Let's learn the basic differences between do and make. Try to memorize the common collocations with these verbs. Exam in Mind

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