Videos uploaded by user “Daniel Byrnes”
English Grammar: Gerunds & Infinitives; Remember
Subscribe for free, weekly English Lessons! This lesson explains the difference in meaning between 'remember + gerund' and 'remember + infinitive'. It also shows a couple of other complement patterns that can be used with the verb 'remember'.
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Past Modals of Speculation
Learn English for FREE! Past Modals of Speculation Grammar: 1:12s Exercises: 4:19s Modals and Empathy: 5:06s Use the modal verbs 'must', 'could', 'may' and 'might' to make guesses about the past. If you found this video useful, please tell a friend.
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English Vocabulary: Roots, Prefixes and Suffixes
Learn English for Free! Subscribe for Weekly Lessons. In this lesson, you will learn how to describe the structure of English words.This is the first in a series of videos on English prefixes and suffixes.
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English Grammar: Past Perfect & Past Simple to Show Sequence
In this video you will learn how to show the sequence of events in the past using the past perfect, past simple, conjunctions, and prepositions. The Basic Sentence Patterns are: Past Perfect [pp/cj + past simple] [pp/cj + past simple] , past perfect Though you may also see pp & cj in a clause with the past perfect. I'd like to thank openclipart.com (https://openclipart.org) and freesound.org. I'd like to thank the following people whose SFX I used in the this video. FartBiscuit1700 Metal dropped on a concrete surface.wav http://freesound.org/people/FartBiscuit1700/sounds/322477/ JarredGibb Matchbox - Strike and Light 03.wav http://freesound.org/people/JarredGibb/sounds/248241/ snarfdude BONFIRE FX WITH WHOOSH-BASIC WITH SOME CRACKLE-CD QUALITY.wav http://freesound.org/people/snarfdude/sounds/195586/ sakebeats Clubbeat-05.wav http://freesound.org/people/sakebeats/sounds/176363/ markboylan10 ComicEyeBlink.wav http://freesound.org/people/markboylan10/sounds/189586/ rosecoetoon kiss.wav http://freesound.org/people/roscoetoon/sounds/26403/ plingativator slid_whistle.wav http://freesound.org/people/plingativator/sounds/188873/ Hupguy City Ambience_Tracking http://freesound.org/people/Hupguy/sounds/138253/ vonfleisch City streets by Night - Ambient Atmospheres - Sofia, Bulgaria http://freesound.org/people/vonfleisch/sounds/270881/ SamKolber restaurant atmoshpere.wav http://freesound.org/people/SamKolber/sounds/210024/ klankbeeld Street musician classical guitar 01.flac http://freesound.org/people/klankbeeld/sounds/168646/ CGEffex Cartoon falling whistle.mp3 http://freesound.org/people/CGEffex/sounds/89538/ sagetyrtle foodcourt.wav http://freesound.org/people/sagetyrtle/sounds/37219/ GowlerMusic Classical Suspense.wav http://freesound.org/people/GowlerMusic/sounds/262258/ no feedback sarahbuzzer.mp3 http://freesound.org/people/nofeedbak/sounds/21871/ simondsouza Hip Hop Groove.wav http://freesound.org/people/simondsouza/sounds/44652/ AudioRichter Mmm Female Various http://freesound.org/people/AudioRichter/sounds/169342/ holadios female giggle.wav http://freesound.org/people/holadios/sounds/204496/ 11linda flirtatious laughter http://freesound.org/people/11linda/sounds/168812/ rodincoil Suburban Spring Morning Atmosphere.wav http://freesound.org/people/rodincoil/sounds/271104/ Lydkulisse moped.wav http://freesound.org/people/Lydkulisse/sounds/168768/ JustinBW Moped Motor.wav http://freesound.org/people/JustinBW/sounds/78651/
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Past Perfect: Form
Visit my website for a worksheet on this topic: http://danthegrammarman.com/2016/04/21/past-perfect-form/ ‎ There are two exercises at the end for you to practice what you'll have learned. Enjoy!
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Past Perfect: to Talk about New Experiences
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English Grammar: Causative Get and Have
Learn English for FREE! My name is Daniel and I am passionate about teaching. In this video, you will learn how to talk about jobs that you have caused other people to do using the causative get & have construction Hope I can get you to like this video ;)
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English Grammar: Gerunds & Infinitives, Forget
Subscribe for a new, free English lesson every week! In this video you'll learn the difference in meaning between 'remember + to do' and 'remember + doing'
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English Grammar: As...As...Comparisons with Adjectives, Nouns and Adverbs
Learn English for FREE! Subscribe for weekly videos. In this lesson you will learn how to make comparisons with as...as... You will learn how to use: as...adj...as... as...noun...as... & as...adv...as... Also, it covers complement patterns after the second 'as', using similes with as...as..., and the most common errors made by students. Enjoy!
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English Grammar: Present Perfect for a Past Action at an Indefinite Time
Subscribe for Free Weekly English Lessons. After watching this video, you will be able to use the Present Perfect to describe past actions at an indefinite time. It includes exercises for you to practice what you learn. If you like it, tell a friend.
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English Grammar: Contrast Words, Although & Despite
In this video you will learn how to use the subordinating conjunctions 'although', 'though', 'despite the fact that', and 'even though', and the conjunctions 'despite' and 'in spite of' to show a contrast of surprising facts. You will also learn how to use gerund clauses. At the end of the video you will find three exercises to help you practice what you learned.
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English Vocabulary: Derivational Suffix '-en'
FREE English Lesson! Subscribe for a New Lesson Every Week. In this lesson you will learn how to use the derivational suffix '-en' to create verbs that mean 1) to enhance or 2) to intensify a quality or state.
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English Grammar: What needs to be done?
Grammar with Dan Talk about what needs to be done. Use the passive infinitive to do it. This video is divided into three sections: Michael flips houses '2 minutes of grammar' begins at 2:30s Exercises: 4:19s Grammar in Real Life: 5:14s
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English Grammar: Suffixes that Create Verbs
In this video you will learn about three suffixes that are used to create verbs (-ate, -ify, -ize/-ise) and how to change these verbs into abstract nouns using the suffix (-ation).
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English Vocabulary: Derivational Suffix (Verb + en) + ing
FREE English Lessons! Unlock your English Vocabulary by learning what Native Speakers know: how to create word families. Using derivational suffixes, such as the one found in this video, you can turn a vocabulary of 3000 words into a dynamic, native speaker like vocabulary of over 12 000 words. In this video you will learn how to create noun and adjectives from verbs that end in '-ing'
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Modals & Past Modals: Could, Should and Would for Giving Advice
This video covers how to use the modals 'could', 'should' and 'would' to give advice for the past, present and future. It is intended for intermediate to high-intermediate learners. Keep in mind, these modals do have other meanings- this video only covers using them to give advice Each section of the video begins at the time listed below Dialogue: Jack & Sung Won: 2:11s Grammar Presentation#1: Could, Should and Would for Giving Advice: 3:47s Grammar Presentation#2: Past Modals: 9:48s Exercises: Past Modals: 17:09s Pronunciation: Past Modals: 18:20s
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English Grammar: Effing Phrasal Verbs
Free English Lesson! In this video you'll learn some naughty words. So be warned! If you don't like bad language, this is not for you. This video was inspired by one of my students. When I told him that we would be studying phrasal verbs, he shook his head and said, uh, effing phrasal verbs. I thought, what a great idea. Why not teach all the phrasal verbs with the eff word. Obviously, I couldn't do it in class. So, this video was born. I hope you enjoy it.
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How to Improve your English Listening Skills
Empower yourself to learn any language quickly and efficiently. This video shows you one technique for improving your listening skills, not only in English, but in any language. Use simple, free software and websites to create your own language lab and that will open your ears in a flash.
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Present Perfect Part 1: Form
This video covers the form of the present perfect After watching this video you will know how to make positive and negative statement and questions in the present perfect tense. Don't forget to watch the other parts of the video to learn the different meanings of the tense. Also, check out the dialogue for listening practice.
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English Grammar: Past Simple Passive
Free English Lesson! Subscribe to get a new lesson every week. In this video you will learn the meaning & form of the past simple passive, the difference between an agent and a patient, in which contexts to use the passive, and you will be given two exercises to practice what you've learned
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English Grammar: Present Perfect with Already, Still & Yet
Subscribe for your Free, Weekly English Lesson! Learn How to Use Already, Still & Yet with the Present Perfect. This video explains the meaning and grammar of using these adverbs with the present perfect. It also explains how to use it in conversation and gives you a free exercise to practice what you've learned.
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English Grammar: Present Perfect for Recent Past Time
Subscribe for free Weekly Lessons! If you like it, tell a friend! In this video you will learn how to use the Present Perfect to Talk about Recent Past Times. Also, you will learn how to use the present perfect with 'just', 'already', 'still' and 'yet'. It is intended for students at from beginner to high-intermediate.
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English Pronunciation: Vowels /i/
Free English Pronunciation Lesson! Practice Pronouncing the high, front, lax vowel.
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English Pronunciation: Vowels boat
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English Grammar: Comparative & Superlative Adjectives & Adverbs
This video includes many exercises for you to practice the what you learn! Subscribe for free, weekly English Lessons.
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English Pronunciation: Vowels /i/
Learn English for Free! This video covers the vowel /i/, or the high, front, tense vowel. Subscribe for free Weekly Lessons. Tell a friend.
Views: 1859 Daniel Byrnes