• Search results for grammar
Image Title
vocabulary

A guide to building your word power: It is important to know both the grammar and the vocabulary of a language

To learn any foreign language effectively, it is important to know both the grammar and the vocabulary of the target language

Published on 1st August 2020
Poetic-License-cms

All about myths: Grammar nazis may not like the term 'poetic license' but it is not wrong to use it

Double negatives are two negative words used in the same sentence with the purpose of turning thought into positive

Published on 28th January 2019
infinitive

Debunking grammar myths: You can split infinitives and it's not grammatically wrong

Traditional grammarians (prescriptivists) say that infinitives should not be split, but to split them is very common in writing of all kinds

Published on 21st January 2019
BV22

Don't want my poems to be taught in a flawed education system: Balachandran Chullikkadu

The poet from Kerala was appalled with how lightly corrections and basic spelling and grammar are dealt with in the education system

Published on 20th March 2018
English words

Finding the holes in an argument: Tracing multiple uses of a word

Albert P' Rayan explores the different meanings of the word, 'hole'. In this column, he answers a couple of questions for which he was searching for an answer.

Published on 14th September 2019
Page_3-4

Gautham Reddy backpacked 20,000 km along the Silk Route in borrowed shoes. Talk about #TravelGoals  

He walked the Silk Route and what he experienced is distilled into his book, Seyyah, in which he talks about borders, beards and bonds

 

Published on 17th November 2017
46615

Goodbye, Mister Grammar Nazi: Why being obsessed with grammatical accuracy is not the best idea 

This is what transpired when Dr Albert P'Rayan started a conversation on grammar and communication on Facebook. He made a few provocative statements and the following discussion ensued  

Published on 13th September 2020
grammar

Grammaticalness: How to use words and phrases like 'per cent of', 'cop' in sentences correctly

When we talk about an individual member of the police, we use the terms policeman, policewoman, police officer or police chief

Published on 29th June 2019
PhD thesis

Here are a few softwares that will make writing a PhD thesis easier 

While Grammarly can help you deliver error-free documents, Mendeley can help you manage the references for your thesis

Published on 24th April 2018
21686063_991664570976173_6471181918004360466_n

How Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is getting IIT students to clean up Chennai's water bodies  

With a six-step process in place, this initiative wants to engage volunteers and the community to revive the water bodies of Chennai 

 

 

Published on 18th November 2017
english

Importance of grammar: How written and spoken grammar are different when it comes to everyday interaction

Spoken grammar (SG) is the grammar of everyday interaction.  It is informal and natural. SG is flexible in its word order

Published on 25th May 2020
Language-gramma

Learning to get the grammar and usage right in the English language

While grammar is a set of rules that are essential to make meaningful utterances, usage is the way in which words and phrases are actually used in a language community

Published on 23rd April 2018
23dav

Nail polish that can detect a drugged drink? These Odisha kids' inventions are AMAZING!      

Every change in society begins with an idea. Read on to find out how a few students from Odisha didn't let their ideas rot away — and how those ideas got them the Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards

 

 

 

Published on 8th December 2017
23ZJ4

NFAI and FFSI conducts Online Film Appreciation Course in Marathi from November 1 to 7

This unique film course in Marathi focuses on the importance of knowledge of film language and grammar. It includes expert lectures on cinema in-depth, history, theories and discussion on cinema

Published on 2nd November 2020
content_writer

Put on your creative cap and wield your pen for the 'write' career

This field requires basic language skills and grammar knowledge to be able to write and deliver what the client requires

Published on 7th February 2018

Search results 1 - 15 of 120