English Grammar Rules

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This English Grammar Rules course helps you quickly master the foundations of English grammar. Use the course whenever you need to improve your understanding of English grammar rules for upcoming English exams, essays, research papers, projects or homework assignments.
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Lesson 1 - Adverb Clauses: Types & Purposes  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - Conjunction in English: Use, Rules & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Difference Between a Common Noun & Proper Noun  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Difference Between Transitive & Intransitive Verbs  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - How & When to Use Pronouns  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - How to Find a Prepositional Phrase  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How to Find the Main Verb in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - How to Identify & Replace Linking Verbs  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - How to Replace Personal Pronouns  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - How to Use Gender Neutral Pronouns  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Linking Verbs: Types & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Modal Auxiliary Verbs: Definition, Uses & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Past Participles in English: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Restrictive vs. Nonrestrictive Adjective Clauses  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Rules & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Uncountable Nouns in English: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Using Action Verbs in Your Resume  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Using Irregular Verbs in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Using Types of Conjunctive Adverbs  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What Are Action Verbs? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What Are Comparative Adjectives? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What Are Compound Adjectives? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What Are Correlative Conjunctions? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What Are Linking Verbs? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What Are Plural Pronouns? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What Are Proper Adjectives? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What Are Singular Pronouns? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What Are Singular Verbs? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - What Are Subject Pronouns? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - What Are Superlative Adjectives? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - What is a Common Noun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - What is a Concrete Noun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - What is a Count Noun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - What is a Main Verb? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - What is a Noun Phrase? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - What is a Predicate Adjective? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - What is an Abstract Noun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - What is an Ambiguous Pronoun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - What is an Imperative Verb? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - What is an Indirect Object Pronoun? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - What is an Introductory Prepositional Phrase?  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - What is Subjunctive Mood? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - When & How to Use Reflexive Pronouns  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - When & How to Use the Subjunctive in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - Why Do We Use Pronouns?  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - What is a Possessive Adjective? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - What Are Compound Words? - Meaning & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - What Are Transition Words? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - What Are Transitional Phrases? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 50 - What is a Predicate Nominative? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 51 - How to Fix a Dangling Modifier  Take Quiz
Lesson 52 - What is a Participle Phrase? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 53 - What Are Action Words? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 54 - What is Negative Connotation? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 55 - What is Positive Connotation? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 56 - What is a Subject Complement? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 57 - What Are Archaic Words? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Can You Start a Sentence with Because or However?  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Can You Start a Sentence with 'But' or 'And'?  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Comparing Declarative & Imperative Sentences  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Compound vs. Complex Sentences in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - How Many Sentences Are in a Paragraph?  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - How to Fix a Sentence Fragment  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How to Identify & Fix a Fused Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - How to Identify a Compound Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - How to Identify a Run-on Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - How to Identify a Simple Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - How to Start & Write a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - How to Write a Complete Sentence: Parts & Structure  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - How to Write a Complex Sentence: Structure & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - How to Write a Compound-Complex Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - How to Write a Rhetorical Question  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - How to Write a Simple Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Parallel Sentence: Definition, Structure & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Starting & Ending Sentences with a Preposition  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Difference Between a Comma Splice & Fused Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is a Conditional Sentence? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What is a Fused Sentence? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What is a Palindrome? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What is the Object of a Sentence? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What is the Purpose of a Rhetorical Question?  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - When & How to Use 'e.g.' in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - When & How to Use 'i.e.' in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What is a Negative Sentence? - Definition, Structure & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Capitalization Rules for Headlines & Titles  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Comma Rules for Dates in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Email Etiquette: Rules & Tips  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Grammar Rules for Writing Numbers  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - How to Change Passive Voice to Active Voice  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - How to Fix a Split Infinitive  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How to Write in Active Voice  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Identifying Gerund Phrases in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Plural Noun Rules for English  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Rules for Names Ending in 's'  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Rules for When to Use 'A' vs. 'An'  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Single Quotation Marks: Use & Rules  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The 'I Before E Except After C' Rule  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - What is a Split Infinitive? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - What is an Infinitive Phrase? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is Email Etiquette? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Who vs. Whom: Rules & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Why is Email Etiquette Important?  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is the Effect of Onomatopoeia?  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is Cosmic Irony? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What Are Abbreviations? - Meaning, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - How to Write Abbreviations  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What is Faulty Parallelism? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Conditional Tense in English: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Future Perfect Tense in English: Rules & Use  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - How & When to Use Past Perfect Tense  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - How & When to Use Perfect Tense in English  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - How Do You Form the Present Perfect Tense?  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - How to Write in Future Tense: Rules & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How to Write in Present Tense  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Rules for Using Past Tense  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Simple Past Tense: Rules, Uses & Practice  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Types of Past Tense  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Unreal Conditional Sentences: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What Are Irregular Past Tense Verbs?  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What is Future Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - What is Future Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - What is Past Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is Past Progressive Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What is Present Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is Present Progressive Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is Simple Past Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What is Simple Present Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What is Verb Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Present Participle in English: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What is Past Continuous Tense? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What is the Future Perfect Progressive Tense?  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Difference Between There, Their & They're  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Difference Between To, Too & Two  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Using Elicit vs Illicit  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Using Site vs Sight  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Using Stationary vs Stationery  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Using Aisle vs Isle  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Using Alter vs Altar  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Using Born vs Borne  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - When to Use Break or Brake  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - When to Use By, Bye or Buy  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Using Canvass vs Canvas  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Using Capital vs Capitol  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Using Fair vs Fare  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Using Here vs Hear  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - When to Use Heard or Herd  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Difference Between Whole & Hole  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - When to Use Knew or New  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Difference Between Meet & Meat  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Difference Between Peace & Piece  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Using Peek vs Peak  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Difference Between Plain & Plane  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Using Presents vs Presence  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - When to Use Road or Rode  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - When to Use Seen or Scene  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - When to Use Waste or Waist  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Using Wave vs Waive  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Difference Between Week & Weak  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - When to Use Weather or Whether  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Using Everyday vs Every Day  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Into Versus In To  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Grey vs Gray  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - When to Use Awhile or A While  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Anytime vs Any Time  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Using Alright vs All Right  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Using Apart vs A Part  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Using Patients vs Patience  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - When to Use Cannot or Can Not  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Using Onto vs On To  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - When to Use Then & Than  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - When to Use Further or Farther  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Using Principle vs Principal  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - When to Use Towards or Toward  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Compliment vs Complement  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Using Lay vs Lie  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Difference Between Miss, Ms. & Mrs.  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Using Which vs That  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - How to Use Therefore in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - How to Use Henceforth in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Using Advice vs Advise  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Using Lose vs Loose  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Using Choose vs Chose  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Difference Between Breath & Breathe  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Using Comprise vs Compose  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Using Accept vs Except  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Using Adverse vs Averse  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Using Allude vs Elude  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - When to Use Beside or Besides  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Difference Between Bored & Board  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Using Conscience vs Conscious  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Using Council vs Counsel  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Using Device vs Devise  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - When to Use Formally or Formerly  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Difference Between Human & Humane  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Using Later vs Latter  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Using Led vs Lead  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - When to Use Lesson or Lessen  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - When to Use Lightning or Lightening  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Using Maybe vs May Be  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - When to Use Moral or Morale  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Using Personal vs Personnel  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Using Proceed vs Precede  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Using Quite vs Quiet  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Using Since vs Sense  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Using Where vs Were  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Using Whoever vs Whomever  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Using Among vs Amongst  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Using Worse vs Worst  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - Using Passed vs Past  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - When to Use Advisor or Adviser  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - When to Use Less or Fewer  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - Which is Correct: Use To or Used To?  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - How to Use Needless to Say  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - When to Use Was & Were  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - Difference Between Assure & Ensure  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - How to Use Not Only, But Also  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - How to Use As Such  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - When to Use A or An  Take Quiz
Lesson 50 - Difference Between Assume & Presume  Take Quiz
Lesson 51 - When to Use Emigrate or Immigrate  Take Quiz
Lesson 52 - When to Use Continually or Continuously  Take Quiz
Lesson 53 - When to Use Nauseous or Nauseated  Take Quiz
Lesson 54 - When to Use More Than or Over  Take Quiz
Lesson 55 - Difference Between Well & Good  Take Quiz
Lesson 56 - Using Has vs Have  Take Quiz
Lesson 57 - When to Use Begin, Began or Begun  Take Quiz
Lesson 58 - Using Equity vs Equality  Take Quiz
Lesson 59 - As Follows or As Follow - Which Is Correct?  Take Quiz
Lesson 60 - How to Use Hence in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 61 - When to Use I or Me  Take Quiz
Lesson 62 - Hereinafter: Definition & Usage  Take Quiz
Lesson 63 - When to Use Suppose or Supposed  Take Quiz
Lesson 64 - Using Attain vs Obtain  Take Quiz
Lesson 65 - How to Use Otherwise in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 66 - When to Use Hanged or Hung  Take Quiz
Lesson 67 - When to Use Spilled or Spilt  Take Quiz
Lesson 68 - All the While: Definition & Usage  Take Quiz
Lesson 69 - How to Use Digress in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 70 - Using Brought vs Bought  Take Quiz
Lesson 71 - When to Use Is or Are  Take Quiz
Lesson 72 - How & When to Use However in a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 73 - When to Use Either or Neither  Take Quiz
Lesson 74 - Neither/Nor: Meaning, Rule & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 75 - When to Use Its or It's  Take Quiz
Lesson 76 - As Well As: Meaning, Comma Usage & Example Sentences  Take Quiz
Lesson 77 - When to Use 'You & I' or 'You & Me'  Take Quiz

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