Sank/Sunk, Shrank/Shrunk: A New View
Over the last few years there have been quite a few posts lamenting a gradual loss...
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I Am Writing To
I have been very reluctant to use "I am writing to" in my letters. It sounds too...
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Sentence Usage?
My dad's friend turned and burst into laughter. Shouldn't it be bursted ? Why...
Were Vs. Has/Have Been
I am editing a technical report and among other things changing the tense of the...
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Issue Of The Present Perfect Tense Used...
Hi, Why do you think of the usage of the present perfect tense here? 'Ally has...
Usage Of Wish And Hope?
Dear all, I have wrote a few sentences to test out whether I am understand the correct...
Tenses?
WHAT IS THE USAGE OF FUTURE WITH PRESENT PERFECT ? AND IS IT CORRECT TO SAY I LL...
The Usage Of "Would"?
Should we always use the past tense when we use "would"? eg:"...it would be possible...
Usage Of Will And Would?
I hope the teachers would not think that I am prejudiced against the team. I am...
Dive V. Dove
I am having a rather heated debate over the past tense of dive. I recall having a...
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Omittance Of The Past Perfect Tense
Hi, Most of the time, past perfect can be omitted with the usage of before, after...
Usage Of Two Tenses In One Sentence.
Hello, I wonder if I can use two tenses (the past and the future in my case) in one...
Correct Verb Tense Usage
Hello , I need your help in the following question Identify the sentence that illustrates...
Has/Is
Hi, I am confused over the usage of has/is(present tense). For example: Either...
“I Got It." Or “I Get It?”
Dear Teacher Thanks for your answers about forfet/forgot. I feel great now. May...
Previously?
Is it grammatically correct yo use 'previously' with Present Perfect Tense? I'd...
Simple Past As Subjunctive?
Hi, Some recent threads have destroyed my confidence in some common usages. If...
Tense In Interrogative Content Clauses
Hi, Today I have a question about tense usage in interrogative content clauses....
Regarding The Usage Of Verb?
Sentence: "I'm thinking of buying the book "Tribal Leadership". Has/does anybody...
Past Indefinite (Simple) Tense Vs. Present...
Hello, I am doing research on the usage of the past indefinite (simple) tense and...