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Could Could is an auxiliary verb, a modal auxiliary verb. We use could to: talk about past possibility or ability make requests Structure of Could subject + could + main verb The main verb is always the bare infinitive (infinitive without “to”).   subject auxiliary verb main verb + My grandmother could swim. – She could not walk. couldn’t ? … Read More

COMPARISON OF ADJECTIVES FORMING THE COMPARATIVE AND SUPERLATIVE

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COMPARISON OF ADJECTIVES FORMING THE COMPARATIVE AND SUPERLATIVE Number of syllables Comparative Superlative one syllable + -er + -est tall taller tallest one syllable with the spelling consonant + single vowel + consonant: double the final consonant: fat fatter fattest big bigger biggest sad sadder saddest Number of syllables Comparative Superlative two syllables + -er OR more + adj + … Read More

PAST CONTINUES TENSE TEST -WITH ANSWER KEY-

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     Past Continuous Tense (QUIZ)  (ANSWER KEY IS AT THE END OF THE TEST) 1)Yesterday morning at 8 o’clock,I………………..breakfast. a)was                                  b)am have c)was  having                       d)have   2)My sister …………………………..music when I came. a)was listening to                 b)was sleeping to c)are listening to                 d)do listens to   3)Cem ……………………………….a book in the book store yesterday. a)was looking for                b)look c)is looking … Read More

SHAKESPEAREAN TRAGEDY

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  SHAKESPEAREAN TRAGEDY   This handout was prepared by Dr. William Tarvin, a retired professor of literature. Please visit his free website www.tarvinlit.com. Over 500 works of American and British literature are analyzed there for free. Note:  This handout uses the following text:  David Bevington, ed. The Complete       Works of Shakespeare, 4th ed.  New York:  Longman, 1997.   I.  … Read More

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (1881-10 November 1938)

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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (1881-10 November 1938)     Mustafa Kemal, founder of the Turkish Republic, was born in Saloniki on the l9th May 1881 of humble background. His father started out as a customs officer, later becoming a timber merchant. Following his sudden death he left behind a family having to fend for itself.   As a child Mustafa finished … Read More

SHOULD

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SHOULD (ADVICE) We use should to give advice   Does   and don’ts –please fill in the blanks with should and shouldn’t 1)You…………………………………..stay under the sun along times. 2)You ……………………………………..angry with your mother. 3)People……………………………………be respectful to the laws. 4)People …………………………………… be careful about not to watch television along time. 5)You ………………………………………study your lessons regularly. 6)You ……………………………….. drink water when you are … Read More

ADJECTIVES ENDING IN -ED AND –ING

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ADJECTIVES ENDING IN -ED AND –ING (Sonu –ed ve –ing ile Biten Sıfatlar)     * Sonu -ed, -ing ile biten pek çok sıfat vardır. Örneğin; interesting, interested, boring, bored gibi.   a) Sonu -ed ile biten sıfatlar insanlar için kullanılır ve insanların içlerinde hissettikleridir.   I am interested. (İlgiliyim, ilgi duyuyorum.) She is bored. (onun canı sıkkın.) They are … Read More

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        Innkeeper: “Howdy, partner. Welcome to the Dusty Bowl Café. What do they call you?” Cowboy (Wally Bear voice): “They call me Hungry Slim. I’ve been riding all day; I’ll be riding all night. I need some healthy snacks to keep me in the saddle.” Innkeeper: “You’re in luck. Today’s special is an old shoe with ketchup … Read More