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6 Minute Grammar

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Learn English grammar in six minutes. Every Tuesday join two of our presenters and learn a new key area of grammar. Our presenters include Finn, Emma, Rob, Neil, Sophie & Alice.
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Zero+and+first+conditionals
access_time6 days ago
Learn how to make zero and first conditionals and when to use them and hear examples too.
Phrasals
access_time13 days ago
To separate or not to separate? Finn and Catherine discuss phrasal & prepositional verbs.
Too%2C+very+and+enough
access_time4 months ago
Rob and Catherine help you learn about the words too, very and enough.
Subject+questions
access_time4 months ago
Learn how to form questions when you want to ask about a subject or an object.
Used+to
access_time4 months ago
Neil and Catherine help you learn about using the phrase 'used to' to talk about the past
May%2C+might+and+could
access_time5 months ago
Sophie and Neil talk about how to use the words may, might and could.
Defining+relative+clauses
access_time5 months ago
This is the episode of 6 Minute Grammar that will help you understand relative clauses!
Just%2C+already+and+yet+with+the+present+perfect+tense
access_time5 months ago
Finn and Alice discuss the present perfect with just, already and yet.
Comparatives+and+superlatives
access_time5 months ago
Who is the tallest - Rob or Sophie? Find out about comparatives and superlatives.
More+present+perfect
access_time6 months ago
Neil and Sophie talk about the use of the present perfect with 'for' and 'since'
Present+Perfect
access_time6 months ago
Finn and Alice use the words 'ever' and 'never' to talk about life experiences.
Verb+patterns
access_time6 months ago
When is a verb followed by a gerund - and when is it followed by an infinitive?
Present+continuous+and+%27going+to%27
access_time6 months ago
Emma, Finn and Rob talk about the future.
Articles
access_time6 months ago
Rob and Emma explore 'the', 'a' and 'an'.
Past+simple+and+past+continuous
access_time7 months ago
Rob, Emma and Finn to help you understand these two past verb forms using a Titanic tale
Past+simple
access_time7 months ago
Finn brings you past simple explanations and examples, while Sophie eats biscuits
Past+simple
access_time7 months ago
Finn brings you past simple explanations and examples, while Sophie eats biscuits
Have+to+and+must
access_time7 months ago
Finn and Alice discuss how we talk about obligations in English using 'have to' and must'
Adverbs+of+frequency
access_time7 months ago
Finn, Sophie and Neil discuss all things relating to the topic of adverbs of frequency.
The+different+meanings+of+%27like%27
access_time8 months ago
Sophie and Finn explain different meanings of the word 'like'
Present+simple+and+present+continuous
access_time8 months ago
Do you know how to make and use the present simple and present continuous?
Question+forms
access_time8 months ago
Yes/no and Wh-questions
Future+perfect+continuous
access_time8 months ago
Learn how and when to use the future perfect continuous
Verb+patterns
access_time9 months ago
Like doing, tell someone to do… Finn and Catherine explore verb patterns
So%2C+such%2C+enough%2C+too
access_time9 months ago
Intensifiers are words like so, such, too and enough. Learn how to use these words
-ing+and+-ed+clauses
access_time9 months ago
Callum and Catherine look at clauses which begin with present or past participles
The+Future+Perfect
access_time9 months ago
The future perfect tense helps us to make predictions about the future and educated guesses about the present. Find out more with Finn and Callum in this episode
Linking+devices+of+contrast
access_time10 months ago
Despite, although, while, whereas learn some linking devices of contrast with Finn and Catherine
Conditionals+review
access_time10 months ago
Even if you do know all about conditionals, why not check out our review, just to make sure!
Used+to+and+be%2Fget+used+to
access_time10 months ago
Catherine and Callum explain the difference between 'used to' and 'be used to'
Future+continuous+and+be+%2B+infinitive
access_time10 months ago
Callum and Catherine have a couple of ways of talking about the future
Phrasal+verbs%3A+types+1%2C+2%2C+3%2C+4
access_time10 months ago
Callum and Catherine discuss four different types of phrasal verb
Narrative+tenses
access_time11 months ago
Catherine saw a monkey in a tree on her way to work today. Hear more about this story and find out how to use narrative tenses
Adverb+position+2
access_time11 months ago
We look at groups of adverbs and how we use them with adjectives and other adverbs
Defining+and+non-defining+relative+clauses
access_time11 months ago
Callum and Catherine explore the topic of relative clauses. You'll learn about defining and non-defining relative clauses and the relative pronouns we use with them
Relative+clauses
access_time11 months ago
Catherine and Callum, who work at BBC Learning English, discuss relative clauses
Future+tenses
access_time11 months ago
Finn and Catherine use 'will', 'going to', 'might' and 'be likely to', to talk about the future
The+definite+article+with+abstract+uncountable+nouns
access_time12 months ago
Join Callum, Catherine and Finn as they talk through this topic
Adverb+position
access_time12 months ago
Callum and Catherine talk about the three positions where adverbs usually go when used with verbs. They explain where to put adverbs when used with modals, questions and negatives
Past+perfect+continuous
access_time12 months ago
Do you want to talk about past events that happened before other past events? The past perfect continuous can help. Find out more with Neil and Catherine
Comparatives+and+superlatives
access_time1 year ago
Learn about comparatives and superlatives - and find out why Catherine had a terrible journey to work this morning
Active+and+passive+voice
access_time1 year ago
Finn wants to talk about English grammar – but Catherine keeps hitting him! Find out why and learn about the active and passive voices
Reported+speech
access_time1 year ago
Let's take a look at the grammar of reported speech. Find out what to do with pronouns, tenses and word order when you report what someone else says
Linking+devices%3A+cause+and+effect
access_time1 year ago
Due to, owing to, consequently Learn lots of useful phrases for talking about cause and effect
The+third+conditional
access_time1 year ago
Neil and Catherine teach you how to use the third conditional to talk about things in the past that we didn't do
Adjectives+%26+Adverbs
access_time1 year ago
Finn and Catherine eat biscuits while they discuss adjectives and adverbs
The+past+perfect+tense
access_time1 year ago
Join Catherine, Rob and Harry for lots of explanations and examples of the past perfect tense in action. Will you get all the quiz questions correct?
Modals+of+deduction+and+speculation
access_time1 year ago
Do you know what to say when you're making a guess about a past or present situation? Join Finn and Catherine as they discuss modals in this episode of 6 Minute Grammar
Zero+and+first+conditionals
access_time1 year ago
Neil and Catherine take a look at the zero and first conditionals. Learn how to make them and when to use them
Phrasals
access_time1 year ago
To separate or not to separate? Finn and Catherine look into phrasal and prepositional verbs in 6 Minute Grammar. Listen to the examples and see if you can pick up the rules
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