Common mistakes in English – Confused words (Part 1)

              Prepositions often confused 379. To and At (a) To Don’t say: We come at school every morning….

Common mistakes in IELTS: Exercises Part 6

Exercise 89: Fill each blank with the correct word as or like 1. Act ______ a gentleman! 2. He does ________ he pleases. 3….

Common mistakes in English – Misplaced words

                  Miscellaneous examples 360. The subject of the sentence misplaced Don’t say: Last week visited our…

Common mistakes in English – Wrong position of adverbs (Part 1)

            Wrong position of adverbs 353. The adverb of definite time misplaced Don’t say: I last night went to…

Common mistakes in English – Unnecessary words (Part 4)

              Miscellaneous examples 332. Wrong repetition of subject Don’t say: My little brother he is at school. ✓…

Common mistakes in English – Unnecessary words (Part 3)

               Use of the infinitive Mistakes are frequently made by using the infinitive without to after the following…

Common mistakes in English – Unnecessary words (Part 2)

            Unnecessary articles 301. Wrong use of the with proper nouns Don’t say: The Sarah will go to the…

Common mistakes in English: Unnecessary words (Part 1)

              Unnecessary prepositions The words below do not require a preposition to go with them because they have…

Common mistakes in IELTS: Exercises Part 5

Exercise 71: Give the correct adverb, hard or hardly, in these sentences 1. The country was hit very _______ by the drought. 2. I…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Incorrect omissions (Part 2)

242. The -s or -es of the third person singular omitted Don’t say. He speak English very well. √ Say: He speaks English very well….