Basic Semantic Meanings Of Modal Auxiliaries...
In his chapter on modal auxiliaries in The English Verb, Michael Lewis lists what...
Infinitive?
An infinitive phrase consists of an infinitive and its modifiers, objects, or...
Question About Passive?
Hello I have a question about passive. Sometimes passive sentences are described...
Why Do We Use "Don't Have", Instead Of...
"I haven't usually breakfast in the morning" It's a student error. How do i correct...
The Use Of The Gerund : 'Being'?
The use of the gerund : "being" Is the following correct or incorrect technically...
Began Closing?
Began? Closing? 1. He began closing the door. Is "began" an auxiliary verb in...
Indirect Speech?
i can't seem to find a hard-and-fast rule for a situation like this: "I wish I could...
Would?
This is Rotter again. I don't know why I can't log in to the forum. This has been...
Need We Say More?
I believe the given sentences mean the same. 1: Do we need to say more? 2: Need...
Begin, Began, Begun - Having Began?
I am writing a letter, of sorts, and have to use some standard wording based on...
Modal 'Would'?
Suppose we have the following sentence "I think that a direct object would be the...
About A Project
About Dictionarium is a set of tools working as auxiliary in dictionaries compiling...
'If' ~ Adjective Clauses?
Usually 'if'-adverb clauses have 'present verb' instead of future auxiliary 'will...
May God Bless You?
Hi, Most of the time, I use the auxiliary verb 'may' to say something more politely...
Grammar Questions?
Hello and welcome to my thread. My English teacher has corrected a translation of...
Main And Auxiliary Verbs?
Hi, Just having a big problem with Main and Auxiliary Verbs, can anyone explain...
Asking For An Answer Again - Passivity...
Hi, I diid not receive any answer. I would like an answer to this please Hi,...
You Guys Use Auxiliary Verbs?
Hi, you guys use auxiliary verbs? I don't know if you leave them out or if it is...
Some Toefl's Questions!?
I have some questions when practising for the Toefl test. 1. The westerm part of...
Auxiliary Verb, 'Might'?
Here's a dialogue with an auxiliary verb 'might.' (I found this in one English magazine...