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  English learners are often required to pass standardised exams in order to be accepted onto a university course...

Should I take the IELTS or the TOEIC exam?

  English learners are often required to pass standardised exams in order to be accepted onto a university course...

One of the reasons that commas are confusing for English learners is that there are four different types of...

Commas

One of the reasons that commas are confusing for English learners is that there are four different types of...

  Compound adjectives are composed of more than one word. They have the same role in a sentence as one-word...

Compound Adjectives

  Compound adjectives are composed of more than one word. They have the same role in a sentence as one-word...

A question I am asked often is “When should I use a capital letter in English?” Well, it’s not...

Capitalisation

A question I am asked often is “When should I use a capital letter in English?” Well, it’s not...

I have been asked many times about the difference between adjectives ending in -ed and -ing. Many students find these...

Adjectives ending in -ed and -ing

I have been asked many times about the difference between adjectives ending in -ed and -ing. Many students find these...

I received the following question from an intrepid English student this week: “What are relative clauses, when do I use...

Relative clauses

I received the following question from an intrepid English student this week: “What are relative clauses, when do I use...

Hello and welcome to the new Intrepid English website. What do you think of it? I’d love to hear...

Welcome to The New Website

Hello and welcome to the new Intrepid English website. What do you think of it? I’d love to hear...