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English Grammar Step by Step: • Contents
• Introduction
• Notes
• Unit 1:  Negative and interrogative sentences
• Unit 2:  Short answers
• Unit 3:  Question tags
• Unit 4:  Questions and exclamations
• Unit 5:  So, neither, nor, either
• Unit 6:  Be, used to, would, be/get/become used to, dare, have, get, become, grow, go, turn, fall and feel
• Unit 7:  Verb tenses: forms
• Unit 8:  Irregular verbs
• Unit 9:  Verb tenses: uses
• Unit 10:  Personal pronouns, possessives and reflexive pronouns
• Unit 11: The genitive case
• Unit 12: Singular and plural nouns
• Unit 13: Gender
• Unit 14: A, an, some, any, no, not, none, each, every and the; compounds of some, any, no and every
• Unit 15: Neither, not...either, none, not...any, both and all
• Unit 16: A few, few, a lot, lots, a little, little, many, much, no and plenty
• Unit 17: Enough, too, so and such
• Unit 18: Comparative and superlative sentences
• Unit 19: The adjective order
• Unit 20: Relative clauses
• Unit 21: Do and make
• Unit 22: Modal verbs
• Unit 23: Infinitives, gerunds and present participles
• Unit 24: Conditional sentences
• Unit 25: Passive sentences
• Unit 26: Reported speech
• Unit 27: Purpose
• Unit 28: Word order
• Unit 29: Inversion
• Unit 30: Connectors
• Unit 31: Prepositions
• Unit 32: Phrasal verbs


Intermediate English Grammar:
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• Unit 9:  Irregular verbs


English Grammar for Beginners:
• Contents
• Unit 1:  A, an, some any and the
• Unit 2:  Some, any + body/one, + thing, + where
• Unit 3:  Personal pronouns and possessives
• Unit 4:  Reflexive pronouns, the reciprocal pronoun "each other" and object pronouns
• Unit 5:  List of irregular verbs


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     UNIT 28 - The key
     WORD ORDER


1 a They’re always saying... b If you would kindly hold... c I nearly put... d I have never had... e She no longer loves him

2 a This car is still reliable b I really don’t know... c She surely won’t come d They’re certainly not naïve e She still can’t beat...

3 a ...I haven’t written to her yet/I haven’t yet written to her... b You still haven’t... c ...I haven’t visited the Eiffel Tower yet.../I haven’t yet visited the... d I still haven’t had time to visit... e Is he still studying?

4 a Are they already here/Are they here already? b Are they here yet? c You’ve already eaten your supper/You’ve eaten your supper already d Have you already told her/Have you told her already? e Have you fed the cat yet/Have you yet fed the cat?

5 a I owe my sister a hundred dollars/I owe a hundred dollars to my sister b I made it for you c He’ll find them a free seat/He’ll find a free seat for them d You stole this workbook from Clive e She bought it for you

6 a Everything happened late at night last night b She taught me Arabic/Arabic to me at this school a long time ago c She was walking home slowly d You’re working very slowly today e They reported it to the police yesterday/Yesterday they reported it to the police

7 a We seldom see each other now/Now we seldom see each other b Personally, I think that unemployment will grow over the next few months/Personally, I think that over the next few months unemployment will grow c He talks to her in the pub round the corner from time to time/From time to time(,) he talks to her in the pub round the corner d She often sits cross-leg on the ground e They sometimes watch this television programme on Fridays/Sometimes they watch this television programme on Fridays/On Fridays(,) they sometimes watch this television programme/On Fridays(,) they watch this television programme sometimes f This pullover has already gone at the elbows/This pullover has gone at the elbows already g She was not properly dressed/dressed properly for the occasion h A burglar broke into the house on Tuesday morning/On Tuesday morning(,) a burglar broke into the house i I definitely won’t go to the opera tonight/Tonight I definitely won’t go to the opera j You can see the whole valley from the top of the mountain in a clear day/In a clear day, you can see the whole valley from the top of the mountain/From the top of the mountain, you can see the whole valley in a clear day k I want to send the report on Monday evening at the latest l The house was built by my grandfather with granite blocks in 1950 m She read me some passages of the book that I like most on Thursday morning/On Thursday morning(,) she read me some passages of the book that I like most n She read some passages of the book to the girl who was sitting next to her on the bus/On the bus, she read some passages of the book to the girl who was sitting next to her o They declined my invitation two days ago by saying that they had an important meeting that very same day at that very same time/at that very same time that very same day (problably less usual that the other alternative)/Two days ago, they declined... p Her parents bought her a sports car/a sports car for her two days ago/Two days ago(,) her parents bought her a sports car/a sports car for her q We can come tomorrow afternoon at the very earliest r They don’t very often watch sports programmes on TV/They don’t watch sports programmes on TV very often s This book was bound in leather by my great-gandfather in a small workshop in 1910/In 1910(,) this book was bound in leather by my great-grandfather in a small workshop t She’ll probably be at home now/Probably she’ll be at home now/Now(,) she’ll probably be at home u She will probably not/She probably will not rub any sun cream on her body tomorrow/Tomorrow she will probably not/she probably will not rub any sun cream on her body/Probably she will not rub any sun cream on her body tomorrow v Are you already going home/Are you going home already? w We generally take a short cut to get here every day/We generally take a short cut every day to get here/Every day we generally take a short cut to get here x ‘Has your father got up yet?’ ‘Not yet. He told me to wake him up at ten o’clock and it is still half past nine’ y When he saw her she was walking to and fro worriedly z They have still not/They still have not found a cure for this illness


Author: Miquel Molina i Diez

     Pages: 1 and the key

   Contents
   Introduction
   Notes
1  Negative and interrogative sentences (Page 2 and the key)
2  Short answers (Page 2 and the key)
3  Question tags (Page 2 and the key)
4  Questions and exclamations (Page 2 and the key)
5  So, neither, nor, either (the key)
6  Be, used to, would, be/get/become used to, dare, have, get, become, grow, go, turn, fall and feel (Page 2 and the key)
7  Verb tenses: forms (Page 2 and the key)
8  Irregular verbs
9  Verb tenses: uses (Page 2, Page 3, Page 4, Page 5 and the key)
10 Personal pronouns, possessives and reflexive pronouns (Page 2 and the key)
11 The genitive case (the key)
12 Singular and plural nouns (Page 2 and the key)
13 Gender (the key)
14 A, an, some, any, no, not, none, each, every and the; compounds of some, any, no and every (Page 2, Page 3 and the key)
15 Neither, not...either, none, not...any, both and all (the key)
16 A few, few, a lot, lots, a little, little, many, much, no and plenty (the key)
17 Enough, too, so and such (the key)
18 Comparative and superlative sentences (Page 2 and the key)
19 Adjective order (the key)
20 Relative clauses (Page 2 and the key)
21 Do and make (the key)
22 Modal verbs (Page 2, Page 3 and the key)
23 Infinitives, gerunds and present participles (Page 2 and the key)
24 Conditional sentences (Page 2 and the key)
25 Passive sentences (the key)
26 Reported speech (Page 2 and the key)
27 Purpose (the key)
28 Word order (the key)
29 Inversion (the key)
30 Connectors (Page 2 and the key)
31 Prepositions (Page 2, Page 3 and the key)
32 Phrasal verbs (the key)
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