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136 COMMENTS

thank you so much for this lesson

Fuat

thank you JON . you rockkk

iceman

If it were two hours later it would be half as long until midnight as it would be if it were an hour later. What time is it?

dejandanilovic

    I know the right answer, but I’ll wait until someone else respond :) It’s between 18:00 and 00:00 :)

    Merlin

      excuse me,

      I think you understood the lesson very will. so, can you help me pleas..

      what is the mistake here “He’s as happy as be” ?

      Ali

        I think in last word (be)… right?

        partito

realy i like this lesson thank you very much

pasang

rock>> It was agood name for our teacher

maeen

Thank you for this lesson. Very important.

Juan Carlos

The web side give me help a lot. Thank you!
I really love you

Lucy

I thank you too. By the way an answer in the quiz make me laugh. :D

birqan

Thanks teacher.
This lesson was as easy as drinking water. ;P

Swy

1st tx;
1 ? Ive got plz:Do always we use plural verb 4
” news “?!
4instance:News r showed.
Am I right?!!

fatiima8

    4give me,I was totally wrong,,
    I mean singular verbs after news not plural ones!!!!!!!
    Do we should singular verb 4 news always???????

    fatiima8

      Fatima, let me explain it to you. I know that text is long, but read it, you will learn a lot from it.
      We have countable and uncountable nouns in the grammar. I am sure that you can differenciate count nouns such as apple, banana, ball, glass etc. from non-count nouns such as sugar, coffee, flour, milk and so on. You must keep in mind that nouns such as information, news, music, progress, luggage, business, furniture, advice, knowledge don’t have plural, therefore here is your answer that you have been looking for. You always use them in singular. E.g. What time is news on television? The same thing with information, you cannot say I gave you a information, but you can say I gave you some information.
      Ok, now when you know the difference, let me add something more in order to teach not only you, but everyone who reads this text.
      Nouns that have irregular plural are: Foot-feet, man-men, woman, women, child-children, mouse-mice, tooth-teeth, goose-geese and so forth.
      The following nouns have the same form in singular and plural: Sheep-sheep, means-means, species-species, deer-deer, fish-fish, series-series, and so on.
      Compound nouns form their plural by adding S to the principal word: Sister-in-law-sisters-in-law, writing-table, writing-tables etc.
      Sometimes we use a plural noun for one thing that has two parts. For example: Trousers, pyjamas, glasses, binoculars, scissors. E.g. Those are nice jeans, or that is a nice pair of jeans.
      I’m glad I had an opportunity to explain this to you, so read and learn, it’s not as difficult as it seems to be. Take care :)

      Merlin

        I see that I’ve omitted one letter. I’ve meant an information and not a information, however both are wrong :D

        Merlin

          Hi,
          How can I thank u Merlin!!
          Hope all is well with u.
          ” The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything “!
          Have a ball.

          fatiima8

          You are completely right! :)

          Merlin

        yah,, your right its help us. thanks for the effort….

        totong

He He .. Thank you very much sir !!!

It’s as cold as ICE ! :D

DaZun

thank you too. By the way an answer in the quiz make me laugh

mansour

John, tell me what is the correct way to ask someone for permission? Would you mind if I open the window, or would you mind if I opened the window? Respond ASAP.

Merlin

    “would you mind if I opened the window?” is the correct form. Also, you can say: “Would you mind opening the window?”.

    Carlos

      Carlos, can you explain it will? cause opened is past tense and would you mind if i opened the window is not done yet…

      totong

john, your lesson and way of teaching is superb.

tarun

think you for this lesson.

Merveille

thank you for your helping us

rashwan

this lesson was good as always, thanks Jon. BTW U r as good as the others teachers, see u dude next week.

Efrain

YOU ARE VERY GOOD THANKS

Basem

great information, it was so useful

Gab

Hello,could I say ‘such cold as ice’ and etc.. is it correct?

egidijus1992

Can plz tel me frm where should i begin to learn english because in english i stand equal to zero n i ve to improve my englsih within 3 months then my exam of english will occur.

barbie

Dear Valen,

Hope all is well with you ,

My writting and reading is Excellent but my vocabullery and grammer is not good i wish you to run me on easy path or way to learn Excellent english speaker . thank you very much from your lessenons which i have study it was really apprecaited,

sanaullahjan2003

    sanaulahjan2003, read, read, read, read a looooooooooooooooooot, practice, listen, speak and write, you can also to correspond with foreign citizens. If you want to improve yourself, do it!

    Merlin

      On that way you will see where you make mistakes and learn from them. I made one in previous comment, but next time I won’t.

      Merlin

        Merlin, thanks, you encourages us to learn,,,, keep it up…. you see you bears fruits.

        totong

awsome

marimfoungoulie

thnku..

jia

Thanks for your help

Gustavo

hi the video doesn’t work

mahmoudlutfi82

is there anything wrong with your site. the video can’t be played.thank you

mahmoudlutfi82

thank you

ikiller

thank you

Yaya

Teacher Jon the comparative structure well done for me and i understood it many thanks

Rashid

which are correct.
verb after subject or
to be after subject?
actually i’m still confuse with the lesson.
please answer my comment

difa

thank you for your lesson

iromei

thanks

zahid

Valeu!

marcio americo

thank you

mcamposm

Thanks Jon, you are a good teacher and your lesson is very interesting.

lc20000

Grazie dreossi =)

Jo

damned ____ exercises again.
dont use it plz.

anon

Thanks

gabor

this helps me..

nstaerker

thank you so mutch the lessons is very good

reem

Very good lesson and very good website, I am learning a lot of small things from this website.
Thanks a lot.

Imran

Thanks. I am so glad as cheer as you in this lesson to everybody. And I hope my English as well as your ones because I want to more achievement.

Poland

thank u sir for this lesson

mahmoudamin

it’s very easy

mahmoudamin

thank you

this is nice lesson

arwa

you are not as good as a valen…

batur

    Thank you for your respectful and constructive criticism. -_-

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thanks very much

musabap9

lets learn english

gustavo

the teacher is great as a world

gustavo

thanks very much

jojo jomana jomana

thank you so much for this lesson

mouhamed

thanks sir Jon,,, good lesson… hope you have more of this…. God Bless you….

totong

I just want to say ………..
Thank u engvid.com

barkha

Wow! I’m a teacher and use Engvid every Monday. However, I won’t be using this one because of the Sarah Palin flash———I’m an avid Sarah Palin fan and I was put off by implication. Can we leave politics out of English Grammar, please!!!!!

Irene Kelleher

Amazing stuff John, really helpful.

Darshan

hi nice the instructinc at learnd english thanks teacher

ochoamcmurray

Hi teacher. I’m not good in Comparatice Structure YET. Tks

Eliete

Thanks

Anmol

You are right ! they are great gifts. I have been learning English from books and there is no cpsraoimon to watching video to learn , they ( the video) make it easier to understand, as you have a live teacher infront of you. This is really great. Thank you engVid! You have made leraning fun, finally.

Mandeep

Nice Lesson teacher!

carlosserra

Thanks Jon!!!

Tural

fatimii are you fram iran to

elham

ty vm teacher

omarabdalaziz

Thanks teacher.

Ali Murad

thank you JON for this lesson… ;)

mickey

thanks a lot teacher !!
you are really wonderful
I’m so pumped about this lesson

Tiger

we mustn’t be dumbed

Tiger

we mustn’t be dumbed

Tiger

It’s easy lesson.;)

Zibi-Poland

Thank you ;)

anna1206

Thank you for a nice lesson!

akibelle

thanks for supporting!!!!!!!!!!!!!

ben jackson adolphe

Thank you!

Ashish

nice video

sam

You are a great teacher!! thank you so much for the interesting lessons

Victor

You are as good as the others teachers of engvid…

Victor

hahahah xD but it was so funny when I read that sentence about “ass smell” I was like O_o lol thank you teacher :D

jimmysaenz90

nice and simple lesson

hussein syd

Thanks :)
It’s easy to understand and helps a lot!

momo1

Thanks a lot.

panithan

Thank you Jon!!
Regards!

franalver

Thankyou so much for this lesson… I just love your way of teaching!

John

I have learnt a lot

1234

:poop:

123

    I’m approving this comment because poop is funny.

    engVid Moderator

Thanks a lot, teaching me good lesson

Abdiwali Mohamed

Thanks a lot

tamimk

good lesson but bad sound :S:S:

elkrespo

thanks a lot .

lelo83

Hi John,
Coul you please explain this structure to me: “as soon as possible” and as much volunteers as possible” and similar others?

I am look forward to hearing from you

Tam

ntntam

thx john

khayati

Thank you very much Mr.John.

nice lesson.

Mr.Ag

Thanks got 100%.

Abdul Qayum

thanks!But I have change some words…

uLan

Thank you, I really appreciate that Mr.John.

Hussein Ali Baqir

Terrific!

Iamhere.

Thank you!

Iamhere.

Thx a lot Mr Jhon…………..well done

rafi ghan

veeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeery good

ehab sabry

Easy explication Jon.
Thanks!!

Josmer

Thanks, Jon.

Sonia1234

I think that we have to write “a” before the noun, anyone with me?

Mannoshe

I got 4 correct out of 4. Thank you.

KrzysztofK

Thank you.

KrzysztofK

ohh it’s so amazing…learn here…
And this video..help me alot..thanks
and Merlin..thank you for your explain…

hqueiros

Thanks a lot

Vivimi

Thanks you so much.

Marta Lopez

easy and useful lesson

k.abed

    100%

    k.abed

I am not as good as when I was with you.
is this sentence correct?

gowri devi

Thank you Jon

kheireddine007

thanks!

shihai182

4/4 good:)

Sunny Muffin

Thanks my friend!

Carlos139

Thanks very much
Jon

vahidvahidi

Thanks Jon this was a good lesson. This makes me feel happy.wooooooooooow very good at (subject +verb +as+adjective+as) examples of verbs like run jump swim ride write etc.adjitive like :the short is blue,the size of the shirt is 12 inches +6 inches.

Noppapat27

Thank you Mr. Jon.

Alex-1956

Oups ! The sound is as bad as an amateur porn movie!

Papy Jeff

    We apologize! Our newer videos have much better sound.

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