Do you know how to identify different types of words, sentences and conditionals in English?
ABC Education Learn English spoke to Christopher Lynch from Trinity College, Melbourne about grammar tips for English language learners. According to Christopher, recognising and understanding grammar "in context" is one of the best ways to improve your grammar.
Christopher defined and gave examples of different types of words, sentences and conditionals in English. Knowing this information will help you recognise the correct use of grammar when you are reading and listening in English.
Types of words
In English, there are a number of different types of words (also known as 'parts of speech').
Christopher says that the following are the most useful for English language learners to know:
Types of sentences
Conditionals refer to both "imaginary situations" and "situations that are true," says Christopher.
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