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English by Patrick Carpen: Welcome At English by Patrick Carpen, you’ll not just see, but feel the difference. Each article featured on English by Patrick Carpen is a beautiful, handcrafted 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 Metaphor

What is the Metaphor? The metaphor is the use of pictorial or imaginative language. The metaphor implies that one thing is like another in some aspect. The metaphor is “suggested” Continue Reading →

The Apostrophe

‘   The apostrophe is a punctuation mark or punctuation device in the English language which has several uses or functions. The apostrophe shows possession. The apostrophe is used in Continue Reading →

The Last Straw

In the classic Sci-Fi Novel, “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas”, the author, Jules Verne, describes a series of events that leads to a climax. An unknown “creature” was destroying Continue Reading →

The Colon

This page was first published on the 5th of April, 2014 and last updated on the 2nd of April, 2017 by Patrick Carpen. The colon is a punctuation mark or punctuation Continue Reading →