Some time ago, I did a series of posts about the different verb tenses in English and I thought it was now time to finish it off. You can click here to see the rest of the series so far. To learn more about simple future tenses, click here. And now, let's look at the future continuous!
This is the last in my series on modal verbs for now. There are nine modals in the series and you can find the rest here.
We are almost at the end of the series on modal verbs. This is the eight post and today we're going to look at how to use "might" in English.
This is part 7 in my modal verb series. You can find all the posts so far by clicking here. Today is all about "may". Note that "may" can often be replaced with another modal verb. Read on to learn more.
Everybody probably knows that we use "should" and "shouldn't" for giving advice but there are some other uses which you may not be aware of. Keep reading to find out.
Welcome to part 5 in my modal verb series. Today I'm going to tell you how to use "shall". Click here to see the other posts in the series so far. "Shall" isn't used quite as often as the other modal verbs but there are a couple of situations where it is common: offers and suggestions. Keep reading to learn more.
This is the fourth post in my series on modal verbs. Today I'm going to look at the different uses of "would". Make sure you look at this post about will too so you can compare will and would.
This is post number three in my series on modal verbs. Today I'm going to look at the different uses of "will". I was actually surprised at how many different meanings there are! It's not just for the future!
This is the second post in my modal verb series. You might want to read this post about "can" first. "Could" is often used as the past form of "can" but this isn't the only meaning. Keep reading to learn more.
This is the first in a series of posts about modal verbs. They are quite difficult for learners because one modal verb can have many different uses. Let's start with an easy one - "can". This post will teach you the different meanings of "can" and when we can't use it!
Today I'm going to tell you about the second conditional. We use this to talk about something unreal, imaginary or hypothetical. It could be something that is unlikely to happen in the future or something that is not true or impossible in the present.
We usually make the second conditional with the past simple after if and would/wouldn't + infinitive in the other half of the sentence.
This is the second in my conditionals series. Today I'm going to tell you about the first conditional. We use this to talk about a real possibility in the future. We usually make the first conditional with the present simple after if and will/won't + infinitive in the other half of the sentence.
This is the first in a series of posts about conditional sentences. That means sentences with "if". Let's start with the easiest one, the zero conditional, although you don't need to worry about the names as much as the meaning. Keep reading to learn more.
We don't really have a future tense in English but instead use a variety of different structures. The most common are "be going to", "will", present continuous and present simple but do you know the difference? Keep reading to learn more about the different future forms in English.
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