Articles

Articles
Definition: An article is not a word that combines with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun, in some languages extending to volume or numerical scope. The articles in the English language are the, a, and an. In this post, we’re going to discuss this question; “where should we use articles ...

Merry Christmas 4

Merry Christmas
English-Learners.com wishes you a sweet new year full of joyousness and achievements. We have provide you an E-gift for your Christmas and we hope that you share it with your pals. Hope to enjoy. Have a promising and fulfilling new year! I wish you always: Air to breath, Fire to warm you, Water to drink and The ...

The Signal-Man (Short Story by Charles Dickens)

THE SIGNAL- MAN by: Charles Dickens (1812-1870) The following story is reprinted from All the Year Round, Dec. 1866 (Christmas edition). “HALLOA! Below there!” When he heard a voice thus calling to him, he was standing at the door of his box, with a flag in his hand, furled round its short pole. One would ...

Linking Verbs

Linking verbs link or connect the subject of a sentence with an adjective, noun, or pronoun that follows the linking verb. This occurs most frequently with the verb to be: I am lonely. We are teenagers. You are correct. You are the winner. He is a soccer player. They are careful. She is a Baptist. ...

Sample Chronological Resume – Retail

Sample Chronological Resume - Retail
A ‘chronological’ resume focuses on experience; listing jobs in reverse chronological order with your current and most recent job first. It is the Ideal format if you’ve stayed in the same career field, and have a strong, solid work history. Here, we have provide you a sample of  Chronological Resume.     Shargh Zist building, Tabarsi ...

Verb + Preposition Combinations (Part 1) 2

The materials on this page have been prepared by Kenneth Beare (About.com Guide), put together and moved to English-learners.com by Ehsan Shams.   Verbs + About The following verbs are commonly used with ‘about’. Each verb + about combination includes an example sentence to provide context. be about something:  That book is about his experiences in Africa. argue ...

Let’s Avoid English Mistakes 1

Common Mistakes and confusing words in English How Can We Avoid English Mistakes? This is the question that most of the English Learners are looking for its answer. Here we have provide you the most common mistakes and confusing words which usually are used instead of each other wrongly by NON-NATIVE English Learners. Either vs. ...

To Be a Good Translator 1

To Be a Good Translator
How Can One Become a Good Translator? Paper presented at the Second International Conference on “Critical Discourse Analysis: the Message of the Medium” in Yemen, Hodeidah University, October, 2003 In addition to being a member of our country, we are members of the world community, and this gives us a global identity. Therefore, it is ...

What Do Colors Mean? 1

We live in a colorful world. Colors represent various holidays; they are also used to express feelings and enliven language. Colors influence people and they are associated with certain feelings  and meanings. These associations are mostly defined by the cultures we live in. Also  they can make you understand  why a designer uses a specific ...

“Morella” Short Story

MORELLA by: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) The following story is reprinted from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Volume 3). Edgar Allan Poe. New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1903. Itself, by itself, solely, one everlasting, and single. PLATO: SYMPOS. WITH a feeling of deep yet most singular affection I regarded my friend Morella. Thrown by ...