The Verb Page – Verbal Phrases 1

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Check your ideas later at this link: Mosquito City: The Cry I was sitting in the back of my friend’s car I am sitting in the front of my friend’s car Continuous tenses are important. we were driving back from his place we […] Read more »

That’s how you sit

Talking with children can be insightful, as they have an innocent view of the world and ask very good questions. In this conversation, an adult speaks with a child about how a puppy dog sits. Read more »

Notes and Ideas – “comprises”

Parallel Expressions It comprises  a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. It consists of a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. It is made up of a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. Other Examples […] Read more »

Notes and Ideas – “in charge of”

Parallel Expressions I am in charge of the electrical systems I look after the electrical systems. I take care of the electrical systems. I am responsible for the electrical systems. (These expressions are parallel in this situation but not all situations) Other meanings of “charge”  1. The bull charged and […] Read more »