Category Archives: Everyday Grammar (VOA Learning English)

Everyday Grammar: Simple Past Yes/No Questions – VOA Learning English (Jan 15, 2017)

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Can You Catch These Native Speaker Mistakes? – VOA Learning English (Jan 12, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. This week, we will learn a few English words and phrases that are commonly misused in English. Even well-educated native English speakers make the mistakes you will read and hear about today, … Continue reading

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Everyday Grammar: Could Have, Would Have – VOA Learning English (Jan 08, 2017)

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Have You Been Using the Perfect Progressive? – VOA Learning English (Jan 05, 2017)

Editor’s note: See An Introduction to Verb Tenses for the first story in this series. For VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. This is the last in our four-part series on verb tenses. Make sure you see our episodes … Continue reading

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Everyday Grammar: Time Clause Before/After – VOA Learning English (Jan 01, 2017)

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Have You Met the Perfect Tenses? – VOA Learning English (Dec 29, 2016)

Editor’s note: This is the third episode of four-part series on verb tenses. Be sure to listen to part one and part two first. For VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. Today we are going to talk about the … Continue reading

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Are You Learning the Progressive Tenses? – VOA Learning English (Dec 22, 2016)

http://av.voanews.com/Videoroot/Pangeavideo/2016/03/c/c4/c4227a77-b3b4-473e-8224-3943d1143342.mp4 Editors note: This is the second of a four-part series on verb tenses. Click here to see part one. For VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. Today we are going to look at the progressive verb tenses. Progressive … Continue reading

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The Mystery of the Disappearing “That” – VOA Learning English (Dec 15, 2016)

From VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. Today, we are going to explore a mysterious word in English that seems to appear and disappear at will! If you are wondering what we mean, consider these examples. One is from … Continue reading

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Getting to Know the Verb ‘Get’ – VOA Learning English (Dec 01, 2016)

Getting to Know the Verb ‘Get’ (0:10:29) http://av.voanews.com/clips/VLE/2016/12/01/2d44801f-7cbb-43df-8d4d-9bb28242d37f.mp3 From VOA Learning English, this is Everyday Grammar. So, Alice, what did you do last night? Well, I was at home, getting ready to go to the movies. I was getting my … Continue reading

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Everyday Grammar: Demonstratives – VOA Learning English (Nov 06, 2016)

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