English grammar | common mistakes
A collection of English grammar quick guides to common mistakes and how to avoid them, essential rules and examples of correct grammar use.
NounsNoun Use | confusing nouns 1 [A]
Noun use | communication
Noun use | appearance, outlook, looks
Noun Use | countable and uncountable nouns
Using Prepositions With Nouns
Articles | a /an before noun phrases
Noun Use | journey, travel, trip
Noun Use | confusing nouns 2
Noun Use | confusing nouns 1
Noun Use | nouns with no plural form
Confusing Nouns | effect, influence, impact
Confusing Nouns | habits, customs, practices
Nouns and Adjectives | male or men?
When to use noun or adjective? | danger / dangerous?
VerbsVerb Use | being and having
Verb Use | singular and plural forms
Verb Use | confusing verbs 1
Verb Use | confusing verbs 2
Verb use | after adjectives and prepositions
Verb use | when do I use verb+ing or to+infinitive?
Verb Use | auxiliary verbs
Modal verbs can & could
How do I make a verb passive?
PrepositionsPrepositions | of
Prepositions | time and place
Prepositions | after adjectives and nouns
Prepositions | after verbs
Describing StatisticsDescribing Statistics | verbs
Describing Statistics | nouns
Describing Statistics | using prepositions
Describing trends & graphs | using prepositions
Number & Amount
Articles | the / a / an and 'capital letters'
Articles | using 'the' before abstract concepts
Commas | with discourse markers
How to use | when / if / whether
How to use | capital letters 1
How to use | the
When to use 'the'
Adjectives and Adverbs
What is register?
When do I use the passive?
stop / try / forget / remember
Gerund or infinitive? | after allow, advise, make, suggest
How to choose between and / but / or
Singular and Plural Agreement | there is / there are
When to use the present simple tense?