Modal vs Semi-modal verbs

In comparison with many other languages, English has a very limited use of grammatical moods. Moods are usually used to show an attitude toward something (e.g., a command, permission, desire, etc.) In English...

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Modal vs Semi-modal verbs

In comparison with many other languages, English has a very limited use of grammatical moods. Moods are usually used to show an attitude toward something (e.g., a command, permission, desire, etc.) In English to show...

Table of all English tenses

The number of grammatical tenses in English language is way more than the average in other languages. This is partly because English does not have a sophisticated mood system and many of these tenses are expressed with...

How to identify parts of speech in English

In order to know how each word in a sentence is working the first step is to identify its part of speech in a sentence and although it may look easy at first ,it is trickier that what you may think. In this article I am...

The messy ways we measure time!

We as humans have these common small inconveniences that nobody talks about. One of the very common ones that we all have gotten used to, is how we measure and see time. It is one of the most chaotic systems that we...

Am I Ageist?

Every time we are hiring someone I ask this question in my mind. Right now I am 34 years old and I am not that young myself and put myself more in the shoes of older people looking for a job. In this post I am going to...