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You look run down

Storyline: Gauri is concerned that her friend Roopa is still very sick. Gauri: You look run down, Roopa. Roopa: Yeah. I’ve been unwell recently. It started off as a sore throat, but I ended...

Uses of can and could

The modal auxiliaries can and could have several uses. They are used to talk about ability and possibility, to ask for and give permission, and to make requests and offers. Examples are given below....

Though, although, despite, in spite of

Though and although are conjunctions. They are followed by an adverb clause. Despite and in spite of are prepositions. They are followed by nouns. Exercise Complete the following sentences. 1. We went out …………………….....

Simple present tense overview

The simple present tense is used to talk about our everyday activities – things that we do regularly or at specific intervals. Before you start learning this tense form, think about things you do...

Talking about family and relationships

You can use the phrases given in this lesson to talk about your family and relationships. Brothers and sisters To ask if somebody has a brother or sister, you can use a structure with...