English Words with Multiple Meanings

There are many words in English Language which have different meanings in different contexts. Lets take an example to understand this. Collapse- It has following meanings 1 Of Building- To fall down suddenly- The building collapsed due to earthquake. 2 Of Sick Person-...

Regular and Irregular Verb

Regular Verb- As we know that verb has three forms-Present(V1),Past(V2)and Past Participle(V3). In case of the regular verbs, we need to add ‘d’ or ‘ed’ to get the second and third form. Also the second and third form remain the same. So it is easy to guess other two...

The most striking feature of Passive Voice

Though there are many advantages of passive voice. One of them is use of the same form of verb in all tenses and modal auxiliaries. When we make active voice sentences, the verb changes depending upon the tense. On the contrary, in passive voice sentence only the...

Phrases in English

Phrase is a set of words which makes sense only when it is used in a sentence. The meaning of a phrase is sometimes totally different from the meanings of the parent word . For example, following phrases have different meanings from it’s parent word Run. 1 Run into...

Indian Numbering System

In the Indian Numbering system,we have units like tens,thousand,ten thousand, Lakh,Ten Lakhs,Crore etc .However in the international Numbering system,Lakhs and Crores are not spoken. There are different words for these numbers. One Lakh – Hundred Thousand Ten Lakhs-...