Mister Micawber

Mister Micawber has taught English as a second/foreign language in Japan since 1990. He teaches conversational and business English and English proficiency test preparation. He also offers, via email, proofreading and editing services for CVs, articles, compositions, letters, recipes, etc.

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5 stories by Mister Micawber

Verb Tenses

A Brief Introduction to Verb Tenses and Aspects (submitted by V. Suresh ) Tense refers to a verb form which tells the...

Apr 28 · 4 min read >

Simple, Compound & Complex Sentences

Simple, Compound and Complex Sentences (submitted by V. Suresh ) Simple, compound and complex sentences are about the structure and length...

Apr 21 · 1 min read >

Indirect (Reported) And Direct Speech

Some Useful Tips on Direct and Indirect (or Reported) Speech(submitted by V. Suresh ) Man is a social animal, a gregarious...

Apr 18 · 3 min read >

Passive Voice

(submitted by V. Suresh ) There are two things involved in the action of a transitive verb: the actor (or agent)...

Apr 11 · 2 min read >