Prepositions of Time -2

Prepositions यानी सम्बन्ध सूचक अव्यय उन शब्दों को काहा जाता है जो हमे वाक्य के subject का सम्बन्ध वाक्य के अन्य शब्दों के साथ जोड़ने में मदद करते हैं। Prepositions usually stand in front of the...

‘Used To’ : How To Use It Correctly?

Some say that 'Used to' is a phrasal verb while some say it's a modal verb. Well, whatever it is, it's surely one hell of a confusion. OKAY, let's not get into the technicalities and try to...

Heat Idioms and Phrases

If you live in and around Delhi then you all must be roasting in the scorching heat for the past few days. Summer is generally a pleasant weather in most of the part of...

Accept Vs. Except Vs. Expect-Differences and Usage

ACCEPT and EXCEPT are 'Homophones' while EXPECT is a word with a similar (and confusing) spelling with the word Except. Once again, we are going to battle against the clan of ever so confusing words...

Which Vs. That: Differences and Usage

There are many people out there with the idea - 'WHICH' and 'THAT' are interchangeable. Well, almost all of us think so. But, I would like to burst that bubble and say that THEY...

FIRE: One Word, Many Meanings

The first thing that would come to your mind when you read FIRE is the mental image of woods burning into flames. Well, fair enough. What else could fire mean? Right? I don't know about you but...

Commonly Mispronounced PLACES

The summers are almost here and soon everybody will gear up to go out on vacation to different places. Gone are the days when we all used to visit our grandparent's house after final...

Prepositions of Time-1

Prepositions are the words that show the relationship between two nearby words. They are so called because they are usually placed before the word with which it is phrased. अगर आप ध्यान दें तो आप...

Vegetable idioms

Any language's vocabulary is incomplete without the knowledge and usage of IDIOMS. आम बोल चाल में idioms का प्रयोग करने से न सिर्फ आपकी vocabulary knowledge बढ़ती है, बल्कि आपकी communication skills और भी...

Caret, Carat, Karat: Differences and Usage

• Caret = a proofreading symbol • Carat = a unit to weigh precious stones and pearls • Karat = a unit to measure the fineness/purity of gold Many a time we listen or read certain words...