Grammar tips

Simple tips to help you understand how grammar works.

Get tips on the different parts of speech, how clauses and sentences work and the different verb tenses. Or check out some of the latest tips below.

Demonstrative pronoun or demonstrative determiner?

Some types of pronoun and determiner are very similar and it can be difficult to tell them apart. Demonstrative pronouns and determiners fall into this category.

Concrete, abstract, proper and common nouns

Are all nouns the same, or can we categorise them into different types? Here we look at a few of these types and how to tell them apart.