Category: English Usage

Posted about the different ways that we use English in various situations. They contain not only grammar, but also vocabulary and lexis as well.

“Looks” vs “Looks Like” – Today’s Tid-Bit

Learn the Difference In Meaning And Usage Between the stative verb “Looks” and the comparative phrase “Looks Like” – GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

“Why Don’t You…?” – Question or Advice? – Closet Classics #4

Learn about the phrase “Why Don’t You…?” for offering advice, why it is not polite, and some possible alternatives – GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

Adding Emphasis – English Usage

A Quick Video Lesson On How To Add Emphasis In Spoken English – Get Some English Usage Lessons Here On GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

“Today’s Tid-Bit” – Advertisement vs Commercial (“This” vs “That”)

“Today’s Tid-Bit” – “Advertisement” vs “Commercial” – Learn the similarities & differences between these terms and how they are used – GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

Much, Many, and A Lot Of – English Usage

The Use of “Much”, “Many”, & “A Lot Of” with Countable and Un-Countable Nouns. Explanations, Examples & Video to Help you learn this English Usage Topic.

Saying Hello (Greetings) – English Usage

Saying, “Hello” – An English Usage lesson on common (informal) greetings like, “What’s Up?” / “How’s It Goin’?” / “How You Doin’?” & how to respond to them.

Agree vs Agree With

“Agree” vs “Agree With”

Agree vs Agree With – The difference in Meaning & Usage between this common Verb, and similar Prepositional Phrasal-Verb – GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

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