The elusive present perfect continuous in the passive

In all my years as a teacher, I have been reading about the elusive present perfect continuous in the passive which is formally possible, the […]

Free Proofreading Tool: Grammarly

Do you sometimes make silly errors in your writing because you’re typing too fast? Is grammar or spelling not your strongest skill? Would you like […]

Grammar Lessons: Past Perfect Tense

Resources to understand more about the Past Perfect The post Grammar Lessons: Past Perfect Tense appeared first on Englishpost.org.

Modal verbs of deduction (Grammar)

Learn the basics on when to use may, might, could, must and can't to express deduction and speculation. Aimed at ESL B1.2 students. Once you […]

Twist on a classic: Harry the Hippo

A nod to TESOLTOOLBOX here… Harry the Hippo is a fun guessing game to use in the class. It can be adapted for practicing various […]

Past continuous: sporting experiences

More football! Give me more football! I heard it’s less than a month until the start of the Premier League season. Here’s more football related […]

Teaching functional language

A newly-qualified CELTA teacher has asked me for advice about how to deal with functional language. So… this is one of my approaches to teaching […]

The Meaning of “Instead of” and How to Use It

Many students in the academy and readers of the blog often ask me about the meaning of instead of and how to use it. It’s not surprising, […]

Reviewing Training Course Materials – Hints and Tips

Reviewing training materials can be an enjoyable task At some time, many of us will be asked to perform a review of some training content […]

For the Love of Grammar

What’s something everyone uses every single day, but is not often thought about? Give up? It’s grammar! National Grammar Day is observed in the United […]

Abrams' Guide to Grammar: Third Edition

We are proud to announce that our newest book, Abrams' Guide to Grammar: Third Edition, is now available on Amazon.com.   About The Book   […]

Thank you to my followers!

With the new year, it’s time to reflect, plan, and show gratitude. Last year, my blog and Twitter accounts attracted more followers. Both now have […]

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