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Saturday, 19 March 2016

English Anthem day:- 21

English Anthem day:- 21

For UPSC, CAT, SSC, bank, LIC, MAT, MBA, NDA, CDS........

Hello dear,
Welcome to the 21th episode of highest & most viewed article by tons of fervent readers. Thanking you from inner core of the heart for grand love and support to the article. Once again enjoy thesame and brush up your English.

We have taken the responsibility to enhance English in all possible periphery, this article " English Anthem" is just startedafter the  great demand of kp readers. After reading this stuff you'll infer English is fun, if you learn like Philic's(diehard lover).Let's start our anthem..First of all we wish to focus some common mistakes of English grammar, learning slowly and incessantly you'll grab a lot.

📢 @ common_mistakes➖
➖Using the wrong preposition➖

61. Sit at a desk etc., not on a desk etc.

✖️Don't say: The bank manager was sitting on his desk.

✔️Say: The bank manager was sitting at his desk.

Note: Also:

💡sit at a table

💡sit on a chair
💡sit on a bench
💡sit on a sofa

💡sit in an armchair
💡sit in a tree or up a tree
A bird sometimes perches (=sits) on a tree.

📢 @common_mistakes
➖Using the wrong preposition➖

62. Spend on, not for. 

✖️Don't say: I spend a lot of time for my computer.

✔️Say: I spend a lot of time on my computer.

📢 @common_mistakes
➖Using the wrong preposition➖

63. Succeed in, not at.

✖️Don't say: I hope he'll succeed at his work. 

✔️Say: I hope he'll succeed in his work.

Note: A person "succeeds to" a property, a title, or an office: Queen Elizabeth II succeeded to the throne in 1952. Also one person can succeed another.

📢 @common_mistakes
➖Using the wrong preposition➖

64. Superior to, not from or than.

✖️Don't say: This is superior from (or than) that.

✔️Say: This is superior to that.

Note: Also:

💡inferior to
💡junior to
💡senior to
💡subsequent to
💡prior to

📢 @common_mistakes
➖Using the wrong preposition➖

65. Sure of, not for.

✖️Don't say: I'm quite sure for her honesty.

✔️Say: I'm quite sure of her honesty.

Note: Also certain of: I am quite certain of it.

Now clutch to another section that is difference between words.Commonly Mistaken Words🤔

The difference between
Caption & Subtitles🤔🤔

☝️The both are texts written below  pictures,.... that describes or explains something.

✍Captions are just used for Pictures,Photos or Images.

✍Subtitles are used for Films and Movies.

1⃣ I have always enjoyed photos' captions which give me moral tips.

2⃣ My brother doesn't understand English movies even with the subtitles.

Accelerating the gear, move to very funny as well interesting topic,  how to conversate with other in impressive way.So continue....

🔴 Daily Conversations:

♦️9. Apology and Forgiveness (Part 2 of 2)

🔸9.6 When you promise to never repeat a particular mistake

🔹I won't do it again.
🔹It will never happen again.
🔹It won't happen again.
🔹I promise it won't happen again.

🔸9.7 When you offer compensation

🔹I promise that I'll make it up to you.
🔹How can I make it up to you?
🔹Is there anything I can do to make it up to you?  (used with "can" or "could")

🔸9.8 When you ask for forgiveness

🔹Please forgive me.
🔹I beg your forgiveness.
🔹I ask your forgiveness.
🔹I ask for your mercy
🔹Can you forgive me?
🔹Can you ever forgive me?

🔸9.9 When you demonstrate forgiveness

🔹I forgive you.
🔹All is forgiven.
🔹You're forgiven.
🔹You're excused.
🔹God has been merciful.
🔹Don't worry about it.
🔹Don't give it another thought.
🔹I'll let you off the hook this time.
🔹I'll give you another chance.
🔹That's all right.
🔹It's okay.
🔹Forget it.
🔹Forget about it.
🔹Write it off.
🔹It's water under the bridge
🔹It's water over the dam. (US)

🔸9.10 When you offer your opponent to end a dispute

🔹Let's bring this matter to a close.
🔹Let's drop the subject.
🔹Let's bury the hatchet.
🔹Let bygones be bygones.

🔸9.11 When you demonstrate readiness to compromise

🔹I'm ready to compromise.
🔹I'm ready to meet you halfway.
🔹Let's find middle ground.


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