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The imperative

The IMPERATIVE MOOD expresses direct commands, requests, and prohibitions. To make the imperative, use the infinitive of the verb without ‘to’: Open that door! To make a negative imperative, put “do not” or “don’t” before the verb: Don’t open that … Continue reading

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Present Simple Tense

We form the Present Simple tense as follows: subject + auxiliary verb + main verb do base There are three important exceptions: For positive sentences, we do not normally use the auxiliary. For the verb to be, we do not … Continue reading

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