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افعال مدال – Modals

modal-verbs

Modals (1) Permission, Prohibition, Obligation, No obligationTo express permission, prohibition, obligation and no obligation we usually use modal verbs.PermissionCan is often used to ask for and give permission. Can I sit here?You can use my car if you like.Can I make a suggestion? We can also use may and could to ask for and give permission but can is used moreoften.ProhibitionBoth can’t and mustn’t are used to …

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Just-still-yet-already

still-already-yet-just

Just, yet, still, already These words are often used with the present perfect tense although yet, still and already can all be used with other tenses.Just‘Just’ is usually used only with the present perfect tense and it means ‘a short time ago’. I’ve just seen Susan coming out of the cinema.Mike’s just called. Can you ring him …

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although-in spite of-despite

Although-spite-of-Despite

  Although After although we use a subject and a verb. We enjoyed our camping holiday although it rained every day. Although he worked very hard, he didn’t manage to pass the exam. The holiday was great although the hotel wasn’t very nice. We can use in spite of and despite with a subject and verb …

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Future continuous – Future perfect – Future Plans

FUTURE tense

The future continuous (will be + ‘ing’ form) and the future perfect (will have + past participle) tenses are used to talk about events in the future. Future continuous Don’t ring at 8 o’clock. I’ll be watching Who Wants to be a Millionaire.This time tomorrow we’ll be sitting on the beach. I can’t wait! We use the …

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As and like

As and like are often confused since they are both used to compare actions or situations. There are, however, important differences. As We use as to talk about job or function. I worked as a shop assistant for 2 years when I was a student. من دو سال زمانی که یک دانشجو …

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