The Modifiers

Every part of speech has a specific function in a sentence. Prepositions oil the sentence machinery. Verbs make the sentence go, and nouns name things. But what are modifiers? What Continue Reading →

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English by Patrick Carpen: Welcome English by Patrick Carpen was designed not just to teach English, but also to inspire a love of English Language and Literature on the impressionable Continue Reading →

Welcome

English by Patrick Carpen: The Difference Today, there are so many mass-produced websites out there, filled with slabber-dash, user-generated, ambiguous and sometimes highly inaccurate content, that it would seem like Continue Reading →

The Basics

For foundation studies of the English Language, you will learn that there are eight parts of speech: the noun, the verb, the pronoun, the adverb, the adjective, the preposition, the Continue Reading →