english tenses

English Present Simple vs Present Continuous, Present Progressive, part 1

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In this video we will compare Present Simple and Present Continuous. There are some basic differences, which we will cover, but in addition to that we are going to take a look at some special cases! Let's master the English tenses!
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English tenses - present continuous, perfect and perfect continuous

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These tenses make some of my students cry... Well, we need to sort it out once and for all! Let's study Present Continuous, Present Perfect and Present Perfect Continuous now!
p.s. at the end of the class I get very funny!
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№15 English Grammar 13: Present Perfect vs Past Simple

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Series English Grammar
Let's compare two tenses, which are often mixed up - Present Perfect and Past Simple
It might seem they mean practically the same, but it turns out they are quite different and you need to understand the logic here - then you won't have any problems and choosing the correct tense will turn into a natural process ;)

English Grammar 9: Future

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Series English Grammar - new video! Let's improve our grammar!
 
Three ways of formulating an idea, connected with the future. As you know not only Future tenses can be used here, but also Present Simple, Present Continuous and some extra structures. So let's take a closer look in order to get it and be able to exress any idea we need! ;)

English Grammar 8: Sequence of tenses 2

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Here I tell you about additional aspects of sequence of tenses (3 principles) - particular cases of using future, then Simple tenses versus Perfect Tenses, and Simple Tenses versus Continuous Tenses. However do not forget that this issue is already touched upon in another class, where I talk about other general cases of Sequence of Tenses.
 

English Grammar 5: Sequence of tenses (Past)

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Series English Grammar - Sequence of tenses (Past)
 
Sequence of tenses seems to be a very complicated issue, but actually when you get to it and study all the rules, it turns out that the rules are more or less logical. And as long as you get this logic - you get a very clear view, so let's get cracking! It is going to be really fascinating! :)
 
In part 2 I tell you about other cases, like future tenses and continuous vs simple etc - here it is -->

English Grammar 3: Present Simple vs Present Continuous part 2

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Series English Grammar - Present Simple vs Present Continuous (part 2)
 
In this class we continue talking about the difference between Present Simple and Present Continuous (or Progressive), however here I am going to tell you aboutsome specific cases, and verbs which you should pay special attention to!
 
Here is part 1 in which I tell you about general rules - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1qHYuUJzAM

 

English Grammar 2: Present Simple vs Present Continuous part 1

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Series English Grammar - Present Simple vs Present Continuous
 
It's a common knowledge, that differentiating Present Simple and Present Continuous (or Progressive) can be really confusing! So that's why I have decided to devote this class to the issue. So let's draw a line between these two tenses once and for all! :)
 
BTW there is one more part, in which I will tell you about some more specific situations! Make sure to watch! Here it is -->