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  • A the Verb

    |The subject is one activist and the singular verb is has | |2. |b | | | | |The subject is to one group of people‚ so the verb form requires is right | |3. |a |The subject is plural‚ vitamins‚ and the verb must be plural too‚ "are" is correct. | |

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  • Verb and Gerund

    forms of the gerund may be rendered in different ways‚ the passive forms are nearly rendered by a clause. Also there are the row of verbs and adjectives with prepositions‚ after which are used the gerund. For example after such verbs as to avoid‚ to dislike‚ to enjoy‚ to finish‚ to mind‚ to forgive‚ can’t help and some other$ we use only the gerund‚ but after verbs to like‚ to begin‚ to start‚ to continue‚ to try and some others we can use the gerund or infinitive. I am going to describe all this

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  • regular verbs

    In the English language verbs have different forms or tenses. There is the present tense‚ the simple past tense and past participle‚ to name a few. Most regular verbs have the simple past and the past participle spelled like the present tense except the past tenses have a “d” or “ed” added to the regular form. However‚ with irregular verbs it’s a different story. What are irregular verbs? Irregular verbs are common verbs in the English language that do not follow the simple system of adding “d”

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  • Phrasal Verbs

    …4 An Overview of Phrasal Verbs ……………………………………….……………...…………….…4 Chapter 2 ………………………………………………………………………………………...….12 Practical Aspects of Phrasal Verbs …….…………………………………………….……...………12 Conclusion …………………………………………………………………………………………..19 Bibliography ………………………………………………………………………………………...20 Introduction The present paper suggests a revision of all the theses concerning the domain of complex verbs. The practical aim of the

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  • Tenses of Verbs

    PRESENT (main verb) I study English. He studies English. PAST (past tense of main verb) I studied English. He studied English. FUTURE (will or shall + main verb) I will study English. He will study English. PRESENT PERFECT (have or has + past participle of verb) I have studied English. He has studied English. PAST PERFECT (had + past participle of verb) I had studied English. He had studied English. FUTURE PERFECT (will or shall + have + past participle of verb) I will have

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  • Reporting Verbs

    ACADEMIC LEARNING AND LANGUAGE LEARNING GUIDE Reporting Verbs In academic writing‚ you will often need to refer to the research of others‚ also called secondary sources. A reporting verb is a word which is used to talk about or report on other people ’s work. Reporting verbs can be used to great effect‚ but the difficulty with using them is that there are many‚ and each of them has a slightly different and often subtle meaning. Introduction In academic writing‚ it is important to present

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  • The Verb and Its Categories

    The noun and the verb are the most important categories of speech. The verb is the most important. These categories are the nucleus of the sentence‚ which is composed of the subject and the predicate. The verb lexeme needs determination too. The verb must express time‚ person and other distinctions. Besides these distinctions‚ the verb must express such semantic functions as terminativity/boundness and non-terminativity. Process is expressed by the verb. It has an end point: the process of writing

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  • Reporting Verbs

    Reporting verbs When introducing references[->0] into the text (citing) you should choose suitable ’reporting’ verbs as these can: · strengthen the arguments you are presenting · help the reader understand why the source is relevant. Some verbs are neutral: · Smith describes... · Jones states... · Green defines... Some verbs draw attention to the author’s viewpoint: · Harris argues... · O’Neill disputed... · Jackson conceded... Some verbs give information about the author’s work: · Holmes

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  • Verb and Gerund

    THEORETICAL 2.1 Meaning of gerund According to Drs. Hariyono Rudy is a word that is used or functioning as a noun. Or it can also be said that the gerund is a verb that make to be a noun (verbal noun). According to Drs. John S. Hartono and friend gerund is a verb-ing form used as a noun. According to A. Ghani Johan is a form of the verb + ing that serves as an object‚ usually describe the process. Therefore gerund functions can occupy the subject‚ object‚ complement or description. Example:

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  • Verb and Example

    big‚ great‚ high‚ large or tall Word | Explanation | Example | big | large in size‚ degree or amount | a big stone | great | much bigger than average | a great success a great time | high | measurement from the bottom to the top; greater than normal | a high mountain a high level | large | big in size and quantity | a large country a large number of people | tall | greater height than average | a tall man | Note: We use high or tall when we talk about buildings. | borrow or lend

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