Verbs and their tenses

Remember Latin? Verbs of the first, second, third and fourth conjugations? All very structured; all very logical. Well English isn’t like that. You just have verbs … period. Doing words like I ‘eat‘ or I ‘drive‘ a car and so on. Now clearly you can drive a car yesterday, today or tomorrow. You may still […]

Parts of Speech – Nouns and Verbs

Nouns and Verbs Parts of speech are the names that describe the role or purpose of the different types of words in a language; the job that each word performs in a sentence. First are NOUNS, which are names of things. PROPER NOUNS normally begin with a capital letter (sometimes known as ‘upper case’) and […]