Semi-auxiliary verbs

A semi auxiliary verb is termed as a multi-word construction on the basis of an auxiliary verb. Semi auxiliary verb has some of the same grammatical characteristics as an auxiliary verb. It is also known as a semi-modal or a lexical auxiliary. A semi auxiliary verb is...

Silent Letters

If we trace back to the history of language, we will notice that approximately 90 percent of the English that was used was phonemic. Phonemic means the words were same when they were looked and heard. There were very few to no silent letters, but this scenario soon...

Independent and Dependent Clauses

Independent and dependent clauses is an integral part of English Language for constructing flawless sentences and avoiding fragments during formation of sentences. Independent and dependent clauses form the building blocks of every sentence in the English Language. It...

English Grammar

Grammar - Definition & Concept Grammar, in simple terms is defined as the rules and regulations that govern or manage the formation of words, phrases, clauses and sentences of any language. When we study these rules for the English language, it is known as English...