Tag Archives: grammar


By | December 6, 2017

Pronoun merujuk pada kata-kata seperti  I, Me, My, Mine, We, Us, Ours, You, Yours, He, Him, His, dan lain-lain, yang dipakai untuk menggantikan orang atau benda yang sedang kita bicarakan. Ada beberapa jenis pronoun: personal pronoun, possessive pronoun, possessive determiner, dan reciprocal pronoun. Kita menggunakan pronoun ketika berbicara langsung dengan orang yang sedang kita ajak bicara (misalnya, you),… Read More »

The Past Perfect Continuous Tense

By | December 28, 2015

The Past Perfect Continuous Tense is used to describe: 1. something that started at some point in the past, continued for a period of time up to a certain point in the past, and was still in progress when another action took place. Examples: a. I had been living in Chicago for three years when all my families… Read More »

The Past Continuous Tense

By | February 5, 2018

The past continuous tense is used to describe: 1. an unfinished action  in the past that was interrupted by another action; Imagine you started to watch a TV program at around 7 pm last night. You continued to watch it for a few minutes. When you were in the middle of watching the program, which means your watching… Read More »

The Simple Present Tense, The Present Continuous Tense, The Present Perfect Tense, The Present Perfect Continuous Tense: Review Exercise 1

By | December 11, 2017

Instruction: Decide whether you should use the simple present tense, the present continuous tense, the present perfect tense, or the present perfect continuous tense. 1. Ana has a lot of friends, and she likes to write to them. She (write) … two letters a week. Right now she (write) … a letter to a friend living in Jakarta.… Read More »

Question Words: Exercise 2

By | December 11, 2017

Instruction: For each question word given, make a question based on the sentence. Example: John usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast. a. What: What does John usually have for breakfast? b. Who: Who usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast? 1. Pedestrians often throw away wastepaper on the sidewalk. a. Who b. What c. Where 2. Thirty nine students… Read More »