Class Plan

Lists and Examples of Adverbs

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A very long list of adverbs, not all of which end in -ly.  A list of adverbs, plus definitions and examples of how to use different types of adverbs in a sentence. 1. What is an adverb? An adverb refers to any element in a sentence used to modify a verb, adjective, another adverb, or […]

Grammar

30 Most Popular Verbs to Learn

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These are the verbs that are used the most in English.  Each verb is a link to full conjugation and use. Most popular Verbs you should know go remember be eat have run see do can read play write think get say buy take speak come work know lie ride sing sleep study talk make […]

Grammar

“To Have” – Uses of the Verb for ESL Learners

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The verb to have is used in a number of different ways in English. Here are the main uses of the verb to have for reference, self-study and in-class use. To Have – Main Verb To have is used as a main verb to indicate possession of objects, characteristics, relationships or other qualities. Examples: He has three books by Hemingway.Jane has […]

Grammar

Verb Combinations in English

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Verbs can be combined in English in a number of ways. Here is a look at the most important verb combinations in English with links to resources for further practice and study for each type of verb combination. There are two main patterns for verb combinations. 1. Verb + Verb One verb can immediately follow another […]

Culture

Western Diet Bad for Human Health, Environment

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Western Diet Bad for Human Health, Environment | Voice of America – Learning English From VOA Learning English, this is the Health Report. The spread of Western eating habits around the world is bad for human health and for the environment. Those findings come from a new report in the journal Nature.  There are ways to solve […]