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Parts of Speech
Confusing Words and Expressions
British vs American English
Oral English Topics
Lest We Forget
Easy English Ebook
Restrictive and non-restrictive relative clauses
What exactly is a phrase?
loggerhead vs loggerheads
everyday vs every day: how not to be confused
What to know about ellipsis (punctuation)
Judgement or judgment
Oxford comma: why comma before ‘and’, ‘or’ is necessary
Envelope vs envelop: know the difference
Bouncy or bouncing baby: what you should know
Long time no see: not a Nigerian Pidgin phrase
May and might: uses in today’s English
Why English is compulsory in aviation
Stan: an English word credited to Eminem
… someone’s appetite: wet or whet
Is ‘upliftment’ a word?
Unaware vs unawares
What does ‘I stand corrected’ mean?
What’s so special about ‘OK’?
Difference between ‘snob’ and ‘snub’
How to use do/does/did in question
What about ‘whereabouts’?
English has one alphabet? Yes
Why letters ‘A’ and ‘I’ are different
Is ‘trickish’ a word? Yes
Why ‘I’ is a unique letter and word
Why ‘am’ is always used with ‘I’
Do you pronounce ‘Tuesday’ correctly?
Interjections: why they are different
Conjunctions: how to identify and understand them
Will and shall: has the rule changed?
Hyphen: did you know these uses?
En dash: the tricky dash
Happy Valentine’s Day!
Em dash: the regular dash
Ellipsis: using the omission style without blunder
Severally vs several times: connected but different
Altogether vs all together: now the confusion ends
Exclamation mark: what you should know about it
Difference between ‘in the night’ and ‘at night’
How to describe body shapes
Simplified difference between stepbrother/stepsister and half-brother/half-sister
Family vocabulary: simple to complex names to call your relatives
Common words often misspelt/misspelled
Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas to our amiable readers
‘Such as’ and ‘like’: which is appropriate?
All meats not beef: see their names
Difference between ‘at the back of’ and ‘behind’
Difference between ‘in the front of’ and ‘at the front of’
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