What are nouns in English language?

noun
Hello people, welcome to our English learning series. In our previous lessons on how you can start English learning online, we looked in details into clauses as well as the type of clauses. Today we will be looking at the noun. The noun is one of the most common parts of speech. Basically, nouns play the function of naming people, things, and even places. Yes, nouns are that diverse. So when we talk about the names of people like Juliet, Barry, Brany, Rabul, Ahmed, these are all nouns. Also w...
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Understanding the place of the subordinate clause

Subordinate clause
In our previous lesson, we talked about main clauses, simple sentences, and compound sentences. Just to refresh our mind, the main clauses sends a complete message on its own. An example of the main clause is: He loves playing football. A simple sentence consists of only one main clause hence while a compound sentence consists of two main clauses.   An example here is: He loves playing football and he loves reading. The second main clause is "he loves reading". Both main clauses are c...
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Understanding Active and Passive Voices

Active and Passive voices
So far we have learned about subjects, objects in a sentence. Identifying the subject in a sentence as well as picking out the object is important. Let us just refresh our memory a bit.   We said the subject is the doer of the action in a sentence while the object is the receiver of the action. You can also see the object as the receiver of the action.   The boy ate the food.   Here the boy is doing the action which is to eat. It is the subject. The food is being...
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Understanding The Subject and Predicate In A Sentence

Understanding The Subject and Predicate In A Sentence
Knowing how to fix the subject and the predicate together will greatly improve your writing. The understanding of the rule guiding the way the subject of a sentence connects with its predicate makes you a far better English writer. But first what is the subject of a sentence, and what is the predicate?   The subject of a sentence is the centre of the sentence. The figure the sentence is majorly about. Most times, it is the subject doing the action said in the sentence. On the other ha...
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