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The economics economy

Economy, economic, economics

Study the following rules relating to the various forms of the word ‘economy’.

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When to be possessive?

Interacting with many people expands students vision and broadens their horizons.

This is a tricky one! There are many exceptions to the guidelines that follow. First of all let’s compare the following noun phrases: (more…)

When to be possessive?

Interacting with many people expands students vision and broadens their horizons.

This is a tricky one! There are many exceptions to the guidelines that follow. First of all let’s compare the following noun phrases: (more…)

Nominalisation yin and ‘yang’

In a previous post I showed how you can avoid relative clauses¬†when you’re post-modifying nouns. This is especially useful in IELTS Task 1 writing where you have to modify a statistics word (number, amount, etc.) to include¬†information from the axes of a graph, or from the labels attached to a chart, or from the column and row headings of a table. (more…)

Noun phrase ‘__ed’ucation

Consequently, people lived in remote areas sometimes have limited access to learning resources.

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