Indirect Speech

When we converse, we usually use our own words directly, employing the so-called direct speech. When we want to report what someone else says or thinks, we use the Indirect Speech (or Reported Speech). What is Indirect Speech? Indirect speech is anything a speaker said without quoting his words. When Read more…

English Adverbs

An adverb is a word/words that modify adjectives, verbs, and other adverbs. It tells where, how and when an action is performed or indicates the quality or degree of the action. They describe clauses, sentences, adjectives, and other adverbs as well. Their purpose is to answer questions, like when, where Read more…

Direct Speech

We regularly have to give information about what people say or think. To do this, you can use direct speech or indirect speech. On this basis, sentences are of two types: sentences with Direct Speech, and sentences with Indirect Speech.  A question such as:  What did he say? Can be Read more…

Comparative & Superlative Adverbs

English adverbs signify three different levels of modification “positive, comparative, and superlative” through periphrasis. Typically only adverbs of manner have comparative and superlative forms. Other adverbs such as adverbs of place, time, and frequency — lack comparative and superlative forms. A Different Form Of Comparative And Superlative Adverbs angrily – Read more…