Summarizing

The summary of a passage is the passage in its shortened form. In a summary, we only express the main ideas. And to keep it… Continue reading

Paragraph writing tips

A paragraph is the smallest unit of prose composition. It may be defined as a group of sentences relating to a single topic. Every form… Continue reading

Precis-writing

A precis is a summary. Precis writing is an exercise in compression. A precis is the gist of a passage expressed in as few words… Continue reading

Contractions

The forms like I’ve, don’t etc. are called contractions. There are two kinds: Auxiliary verb + not can’t (= cannot) wouldn’t (= would not) shouldn’t… Continue reading