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Basic English Grammar Lessons

Singular and Plural Nouns

A noun names a person, place, thing, or idea. Usually, the first page of a grammar book tells you about nouns. Nouns give names of concrete or abstract things in our lives. As babies learn “mom,” “dad,” or “milk” as their first word, nouns should be the first topic when …

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Reflexive pronouns

Reflexive pronouns are intrinsically related to reflexive verbs. When the subject of an action is also the object of that action, it is said that the action is reflected back onto the subject, thus making the subject the bearer, i.e. the object, of that action. This reflection is expressed thriugh …

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Noun clauses in English language

Simple sentences are sentences that contain only one clause. Complex sentences, too, contain a single clause known as the main, independent, super ordinate, or matrix clause.[1] In addition to the main clause, however, complex sentences also contain one or more subordinate or dependent clauses.[2] For example, the sentences Because the …

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