If-Clauses or Conditional Sentences are used to express doubts, conditions or hypothesis. This post outlines the most important aspects to learn them thoroughly and it provides easy tips and charts to apply them quickly.
And after the Present Perfect it’s time to learn to use the Past Perfect Simple and Continuous.
The Duration Form is the last piece of the puzzling present perfect tenses. It’s meant to stress the effects that an action starting in the past has on the present, it can be stressed from the starting point with “Since”, or how long it lasts with “For”.
If you want to be taken seriously when communicating you must polish your language. Here is a good way to show off your skills.
A quick and thorough way to learn how to make comparisons. It includes some tips for Italian students.
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This post can be useful to find on the spot all the English verb tenses including when and how they are used with sample sentences provided on the last column.
Questo post può essere utile per trovare con facilità tutti i tempi verbali della lingua inglese corredati di una colonna con modalità di utilizzo e una per frasi con esempi tipo.
These are the last two couples of Modal or Anamalous Verbs, the previous can be found here and here. WILL/WOULD are always followed by the infinitive of the main verb … Continue reading MODAL VERBS: WILL/WOULD – SHALL/SHOULD
Updated Evaluation Grids, including the one for the new National Final Examination for Italian students attending the Liceo Linguistico
PRESENT PERFECT The present perfect is often associated with the Italian “Passato Prossimo” and that is mainly because it is formed in a similar way, however its uses are somewhat … Continue reading THE PAST – SUMMARY CHART (Part 2)