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thanks

sasa

    hai,

    plz,can u teach me how 2 use thatswhy,
    because.

    usha

    Hi You are one of the best teacher.I am really learning.Thanks.

    kajendran

      Useful tips for expressing possession. They will help us to use the language correctly.

      I liked this lesson A LOT (and the preposition “of”?).

      Bye for Now.

      Regino

    Very nice, It’s very useful.

    Sudha

    thank you

    cajubr

    Emma, is that possible to say “today’s evening” in conversational Eglish?

    kotletochka

      No, should be “this evening”.

      engVid Moderator

    excellent…

    venkat india

    Thanks Emma this is my fist lesson on this web side.

    Shakeel Ahmad

    By all means

    kotoz

Despite, I did not watch video lesson I do the great job so I do appreciate my hard work, I want a help because my conjunctions are very poor or connection words I sometime confuse how I use those following connection words, for example like however, nevertheless, moreover, whereas,furthermore, meanwhile, so, of, plus many others additional words

Majok

Very good lesson.
Thank you Emma for you explication.
can’t wait for your next lesson.

youssef9

I’m an english student. I am seeking a partner for lerning by doing conversation on Skype.
My skype id : sqsiddiqui

Shah Qasim Siddiqui

    Hello, Shah. I would love to help you as much as I can. I look for you on Skype.

    Nadia

      hi my name is Imran i need to help you for learning English please to me and how meet to you?

      imran muhammad

I’m from Brazil and I like Engvid very much

Josue

    can we talk?? my fb is cool dewan

    Raj

Thanks Emma…
this lesson is very interesting, so I can write the right sentences next time…But I have one question that I want to ask for you…
In example you write:
A number of people study English…
Why do you use “people” word not “peoples” as plural word…
Does “people” word have the same word in single and plural word. Please help me…I stil confused about it…

ekobs

    My friend, “people” has the same word as much single as plural. Good bye

    leonardo

    People is the plural of person.

    Rodrigo

    u r fucking stupid idiot

    ahahah

    Василий

      Is not really nice to use Word ( F )
      Or any other profound language, please.
      Thank you

      abdi1

      Vasia krasava

      Doc-dog

      Why this stupid post is not deleted? The engvid moderator is deeply asleep.

      MKJMKJ

    well, i think you should read again about plural nouns…with your student. memalukan indonesia saja…!!

    zens

thanks for the lesson, its very useful. could you please, teacher Emma, perform a similar video dealing with “off”?
Thank you again
Lounis

lounis88lao

Hiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii
I very much thank you.You dedicated yourself to make us understand the lesson that lacks elucidating “kinds of deteminers”after of.
farewell

seedygaber

Hi Emma. Thanks for this lesson,I had a terrible problem with of preposition in English. I hope you make a lesson for all prepositions in English.

jesus1992

    my problems with (of)

    Nasse

    same case is with me,?

    NiceBilal

hi emmma I always tell my friends you’re one of the best english teachers. greetings

benjaminstudent

Amazing class dear teacher, thanks a lot.

farias

Thanks Emma,
Very good lesson,now I have no doubt about of. I scored 7/7 correctly.
can’t wait to learn the next topic.

Robin

thank u Emma

abuomar

Teacher Emma, your 10 minutes English lesson is a great help for ESL learners like me.

A lot of thanks to teacher Emma.
:)

mursaleen45

Hello Emma! Thank you for lesson! And should I say today‘s video or video of today? Thanks for answer, you‘re realy best english teacher!

milly45

Thanks Emma for your lesson…:)
But I want to ask you a question…
In example, you write:
A number of people study English
Why did you use “people” word not “peoples” as plural word…?
Does “people” word have the same word in single and plural word…?
Please help me…I’m still confused about this word…

ekobudisantoso

    dumbest question on the forum

    Ben

      come on! There is always NO DUMB question! I didn’t pay much attention to this question before. But i am clear after ekobudis talked about it.

      lahoo

    For most words in English, we add an s to make them plural. For example, dog becomes dogs. There are some exceptions to this rule. People is one of the exceptions.

    singular = person
    plural = people

    I saw a person near my house last night (only 1). I saw people near my house last night (2 or more).

    Emma

      thanks dear Emma, it was really helpful lesson,

      nihadzangana

      hello ema,thank u alot for ur teaching but i don’t understand almost all on yor quiz? why that is false? maybe its mean be a specific group of student so we can put almost all of the students?

      monaplm

    Wow, this is a really great question which I never knew before. and thanks for answering Emma. you are one of my favorite English teachers! Cheers! :)

    lahoo

Thank you Emma, this lesson is very much useful.
:)

Rathan

thank you Good job

gulnara11

great work, thanks:-)

angel

Nice job, Emma! :)

Gantikus

thank you for all your help!

emma I’ve one question?

what are differences

lots of and
lot of

abdelle

    ‘Lot of’ is incorrect. We can say that we have lots of food. We can’t say that we have lot of food.

    Emma

      Thanks a lot emma

      Abdelle

      The right thing there would be “a lot of food” or “lots of food”.Because we should include the article “a” before the word “lot” in singular.Is it correct?

      dsilva179

        Exactly!

        We can either use ‘lots of’ or ‘a lot of’. Keep an eye out for the video I’ve made on this subject. It should be posted soon.

        Emma

      Teacher Emma;
      would you mind explaning “that clause” in that case I will be able to accomplish the my nightmare ?

      karabugul

thanks emma.

sagarthapa

thank you very much !!! Your lessons are really very helpful !!!

smbsmbsmb

Thanks Emma, Sometimes I think that is easy , but when I try of complite the quiz is necesary reviuw some topic

Thanks Emma you are better teacher

MARIO

hi Emma I’m Hessah
I’m 20 years old from KSA
the KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA
I’m a Muslim
and I love you
you teach me a lot
your smile is so white I mean by white that your heart is white you don’t hide something bad in your heart I love you Emma please say you love me too as a sister
I love from my heart
and I waiting for your comment

hessah20

    Hi!dear Hessah
    I like to be friend with you!if you like start this nice event,then :mail me!i will waiting for your answer???
    i`m a Muslim
    too
    i love your smile and your face
    kiss…kiss…kiss.

    hasan689

    Don’t forget hessah20 we are here to learn.

    Emma is our respected teacher, not a sister or a lover.
    I guess she has a respected husband and kids.
    please play away from this educational site.

    mohamedawad

She is a good teacher but for me she could to speak a litlle slow. Sorry my bad English and thanks this class.

amtmarcos

thank you very much Emma, You’re a good teacher for me.God bless you..

wellie

hello! Teacher Emma, please teach me how to use for,and in.thanks a lot…

wellie

Hi, Emma
There’s a thing that I don’t understand. You say ‘of the’ is used with things and objects that are not alive. Most of your lessons begin with ‘Hi there, my name’s _____ and in today’s lesson we’re gonna talk about….’. Today is not alive, I don’t understand…
Thanks

Ruben

    Great question Ruben! We usually use ‘s with today, yesterday, tomorrow, etc.

    As you probably know, in English there are always exceptions to rules. When showing possession, using ‘s or ‘of the’ are both grammatically correct. This lesson looked at the situations where ‘s was more common than ‘of the’. Again, there are always exceptions to these rules.

    Emma

      hi Emma why you don’t talk to me ?
      do you hate me ?
      what Emma I love you

      hessah20

        مرحبا، يا حبيبتي
        أنا ابتسامة جميلة
        أحب إذا كنت تريد ..
        إذا كنت تفضل
        أحبك.
        أحبك.
        أحبك.
        hasan689@yahoo.com

        hasan689

          Please, be more respectful with your teacher.
          All of us are here to learn, only to learn, I GUESS YOU’VE UNDERSTOOD ME.

          mohamedawad

        Hi Hessah,

        I don’t hate you! I appreciate your comments. Thank you for watching our videos. I hope you find them helpful!

        Emma

          thanks Emma
          I wish you were my real teacher in school !

          hessah20

        Hassan , it would be nice if you respect the picture of the kabah ,and behave
        Nicely. I’m not trying to prorate you as a bad person, but I like to see you acting nicely , because your are an ambassador for your faith, thank you

        abdi1

      Thank you very much!
      I estated studying English “seriously” four months ago, and the best material I’ve found is yours. The content is very good, it’s wonderful to listen to you for a few minutes. The best thing for me (and for my English level) is your language. Typical English lessons from others webs are very simply, and films are too difficult for me. Your level and your way of speaking is just I need. Thank you!!!!

      Ruben

        Thanks Ruben and everyone else who has left comments. I find them very helpful.

        Emma

Hi Emma ,

first of all thanks so much as your nice teaching and i love so much your teaching , your speaking,

just i want to have your advice regarding writing and spieling of my English improve ” how cant i improve my Spieling and writing ,

thanks and i am withing for your comment .

Ali

A really great lesson. Thanks a lot!!

Luis

hi there, most of us love the way u teach english. you r so kind Emma. come back soon 4 another free lesson please.

Efrain Dominguez

emma i think the sentence ‘lots of animal live in the zoo’ is wrong there should be word ‘animal’ instead of ‘animals’ because there is ‘lots’ and i have learnt in a grammar book that when we use lots then we do not use plural form.

rohit

    When we use ‘lots of’ or ‘a lot of’ the noun that follows is in the plural form if it is a countable noun.

    Eg, There were a lot of animals in the zoo.

    Animal is a countable noun. So we pluralize it with ‘a lot of’. For uncountable nouns like furniture, we don’t pluralize the noun.

    Eg) I have a lot of furniture.

    We have videos on countable and uncountable nouns on the site. I recommend watching them. Here is the link.

    https://www.engvid.com/countable-uncountable-nouns-english-grammar/

    Emma

all of this video are good but SOUND IS COMING BEFORE ACTION. Sound is coming first, lip movement coming next. Please overcome this problem

kanth

all is nice but SOUND COMING BEFORE ACTION. Sound is coming first, lip movement coming next. Please overcome that problem. Its nice

kanth

it was amazing lesson ,,, i love it, you are marvelous teacher keep it up
Regards

dentash

it was amazing lesson

thanks

shadowman020

Thanks Emma! This lesson will help me improve my English!

Ale

Your lessons are really interesting. I didn’t know the specific of these words. Now I’m aware of it. Thanks))

nat

thanks emma.:)

chemist52

This lesson was really helpfull :) now I feel more confident with using this preposition. thank you :)

glinka

Thanks a lot . Your lessons are excellent.

elisa

good explanation!!!

Fernando

I just found this website and it looks exactly what I’m needing. There’s a lot of details to learn. Good lesson, thanks.

zoheno

dear teachers

i’ve been watching this webtite four or five months no so long I’m reelly appreciating for you so I just want know little formation about class schodule because I’ll want watch every video I don’t want miss any so can you tell me how many days between fars video and second video also how many days should I study this class

Thanks all of you guys I love you

Abdelle

Thanks very much you help me a lot .

omreel

thank you for the lesson

xuanchuc1990

Thank you very much for your crystal clear teaching activities regarding the preposition Of

naren prasai

Naren prasai

could you give your video class for stress

Naren prasai

Can you add a topic or a lesson about curriculum vitae in english ?

mindthegap

I not only learned the use of “of” but also its pronunciation. I used to pronounce it more like “off”.

jawad

Thank you Emma for this lesson , please could you make a lesson about contrasting ideas ( although , despite of , neverthless …. )

younes

Thank you I’m appreciate your helping to improve our English.
i saw a lot of students love you.

abdulmajeed557

Emma your lesson is very useful for English learner

Great job Emma
thanks

Luqman

its really great job.

saher

Dear EMMA, I haven’t seen and read as like this lesson, Thank you

M.Ahmed

Thanks Emma, highly interesting lesson

dotrina

thanks. It is very informative lecture !

summerson

Thank you about the lesson I have learn a lots from you

med1

Hi, Emma thank you for the lesson. It was excellent. I have a question I want you to solve: If I say, “all my friends are lazy”. Is it coorect?

jx

    It’s correct! I hope it’s not true. :)

    The ‘of’ is only really necessary with pronouns (eg, us, you, him, her, it, them)

    Here are some examples:

    1) All of us should visit the school. (Pronoun ‘us’ = all of)

    2) I need to eat all of them. (Pronoun ‘them’ = all of)

    Hope that helps!

    Emma

Emma, you are a great teacher. I like you a lot. Uaau? What this a lot means? Is this quantity?

crebio

    Hi Crebio,

    ‘A lot’ means a great extent or a large quantity. It’s the opposite of ‘a little’. It can be both a noun and an adverb.

    In the sentence, ‘I like you a lot’, a lot is the adverb. It describes the verb and means you especially like me.

    Here are some other examples of ‘a lot’ as an adverb.

    I read a lot. = I read often and/ or I read a large quantity.

    I swim a lot. = I swim often.

    I eat a lot. = I eat a large quantity and/ or I eat often.

    Let me know if you have any more questions.

    Emma

THAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAANK YYYYYYYYOOOOOOUUUUU EMMMMMMA USEFUL LESSONE WE NEED YOU ALOT (:

roouim22

you are awesome,good job and knock’m dead :)) I scored 7 out of 7,best regards ,I thank you from Azerbaijan! )

bakhtiyar ali

    Well done!

    Emma

Hi Emma, i saw your lesson about possession with OF, it was very helpfully and thanks, but I still have a question that is for example: how do say a phrase like this one: “A mug of beer” or “A beer mug” What is the right way? Is not possession and is not quantity, in this case the mug has beer inside. Other example is: “a soup plate” or “a plate of soup”

cabaaso76

    Hi cabaaso,

    This is an excellent question. Let me use the idea of a teacup and a cup of tea to explain the difference. When we talk about teacups, we are talking about a type of cup. ‘Teacup’ is a noun. I have teacups, but I don’t always fill them with tea. Sometimes I drink milk from them, and sometimes I use them as decoration. However, if I have a cup of tea, I have a cup and it is filled with tea. This means that I have both the cup and the tea in it to drink.

    Here are some more examples:

    1) A soup plate = noun (specific type of plate used specifically for serving soup) eg. For Christmas, I bought my mother a soup plate. She loved it.

    2) A plate of soup = there is a plate with soup in it eg. The dog knocked over the plate of soup. What a mess!

    3) A beer bottle = noun (specific type of bottle) eg. I need to recycle the empty beer bottles.

    4) A bottle of beer = there is a bottle with beer in it eg. Would you like a bottle of beer or a pint?

    Emma

Thanks a lot

Mesho

i have one story one month ago,i went to the botcher,i asked him to give me 4 chicken’s legs, but i said why i can’t tel him i need 4 legs of chicken,
now i have a answer,thank u very much Emma,u tech very well

jamal

Hi, Emma. we can also use ‘ for ‘ with lots of meanings not only those that you told in that video !

ibrahim293

I made so many mistake about of and ‘s ,now I got it .THANK YOU SO MUCH.

vishnu

Thanks a lot Emma. Could you please upload a video for “OFF”

susan

Hi Emma i have to ask a question as you told that we can’t use ‘lot of’ but can we use ‘a lot of’?

Harsh singh

    Hi Harsh singh,

    Thanks for your question.

    ‘A lot of’ is fine to use (eg, I have a lot of books). ‘Lots of’ is also correct.

    I have an upcoming video on this subject. It will probably be up in the coming month, so be on the lookout for it.

    Emma

Thank you very much Emma,I like your lessons.

amphai

hello teacher emma i’m daniel, i am from Pereira, Colombia and i like watch your teaching videos and i want to know if you can make a video with more prepositions like when i have to use the prepositions: by and for, and if you found some mistake i ask you apologize because i am start to laern english in a serious way i hope you understand me thanks a lot from Pereira, Colombia

daniel sierra

thank u so much Emma,ur lessions are excellent

afsakhan99

Your teaching and your tests are awesome!. Thank you

Julio

Thank you very much for your lessons, really helpfull.
I think there is maybe a mistake in the quiz, wich is:
“‘a’ is the preferable sentence” or
“‘b’ is the preferable sentence”
actually there is no letters to make diffrence between the first and secound answer, only numbers 1 and 2.
Thanks to correst me about the way i used to describe it, iam learning english by myself.

guillaume

Very nice my dear teacher “Emma” , please rid of my preposition confusion I always face difficulty while using AT,IN and ON” .. please please conduct the class for me for clearing the confusion, I am waiting your pleasant reply.
Once again bundle of thanks for spreading the quality education…

nasim07

Thank you very much teacher.. you’re a great teacher.

Jinky

I’d like to take private lessons.
Is this possible?
Thanks a lot for your videos.

Victor

    Hi Victor,

    I don’t do private lessons, but thank you for your comments!

    Emma

Thank your very much for this class, very helphuf.

chris

thanks a lot,i love this web site,

abdugani

i lke it

abdugani

Hi. Emma, I went through your lesson, it’s good. Thank you very much. can you try to give some more lively exmaples.

Regards,

uday

uday

    thank you for every thing(about of)you are a good teacher.ı want to ask a guestions.my guestions:in the a piece of; a bar of…why we use of ın this frozens ? please Reply to this question teacher emme:D

    leyla101

thanks

pyuriy

thanks

amit

Hello, Emma. I have a qestion. Should I write “people‘s“ or “people‘“ if I want to say that people own something? Create , please a lesson for me about few- some-any. One more question if you are not against: how can I make my vocabulary better?

milly45

    Hi Milly,

    Use an ‘s, eg. People’s rights include freedom of expression.

    In terms of your question on vocabulary, make a goal to learn five new words a day. Try to write two sentences for each word you learn, and review the words often.
    I will have more videos on vocabulary soon, so stay tuned.

    Thanks for the lesson suggestion!

    Emma

      Thank you, Emma, your answer is realy helpful! You are the best teacher, realy!

      milly45

Hey Emma! I have a question. Don’t we have to use ” a great deal of” with uncountable nouns?

mockingjay

    Hi Mockingjay,

    You’re right! Thank you for catching that. ‘A great deal of’ is an expression used with uncountable nouns.

    Emma

an excelente class,
I have a question,
I could say as the first sentence and second

All of my restaurants receive rich people
or All of my parents make a lot of my

That last frase you wrote
All of my friends
I wanted to know if I could substitute the first and the second
instead of I write “” of the “”
I would say, “” Of my”
I wait your answer,

adriano

    Hi Adriano,

    Thank you for your question.

    You can use either ‘of the’ or ‘of my’ depending on your meaning.

    For people and animals who have a relationship with you, (eg, friends, teachers, family, pets) or for things that you own, use ‘all of my’, eg. all of my friends, all of my teachers, all of my shirts.

    Emma

correcting the second frase
All of my parents make a lot of money.

adriano

    If you have two parents or are talking about two things, use ‘both’ instead of ‘all’.

    Both of my parents make a lot of money.

    Emma

nice way to express

amin

it is a superb lesson. i really appreciate for that, i have one question that using “of” why we do not need “s” A lot of but why we add ‘s’ for example “Lots of”

victor

    Hi Victor,

    Great question! I don’t quite know the answer to that, but my guess is it just has to do with the history of the language. There may not be a logical reason.

    Emma

thanx

fahad8876

thank u emma but i understand little enlish grammer my english is very week please help me emma

ashrafkhan1431

thanks I really benefited from this lesson

omar

Hi emma,how are you doing? I would like to ask a favour,could you upload a video regarding “what tense to use when talking about past experiences” as well as “how to talk about the past” it correct to use past tense to talk about the past,but i’ve seen people use present tense for the past,im pretty confused,i’d appreciate it if you could help me out, :) btw ur hot

Ricky

That’s a great help.Thanks

charleswu8899

i always wanted to learn this difference!
thank you

Somayeh

wow! really i am lucky and i am very thankful to u

vijay

Very interesting! I anderstood now the correct use of the preposition “of”

gibafabris30

wow! good lesson teacher Emma thnks

abdikarim

Thank you,Emma! It was very clear!

Tina

Dear Emma, Could You think of making a video about propper usage of ‘a’ and ‘the’. Many times during writing texts in English I have problem with this. As far as I know a lot of other foreign speakers have a problem with it too. It’s just because we don’t have such thing in our languages. Please. It would be very helpful.

Przemek

this helps me a lot. thank you!

Anna

Thanks ms. emma. I got perfect score. Nice lesson.

ces

hi there,

thank you very much for this class. I wonder if you can explain to me about adjectives and adverbs.

regards

cars

I made a big mistake ;(

joserosilbr

Thank you very much for the useful lesson for us. ^^

nobi482

Thank you Emma :)

nora

Thank you Emma.your lesson is very helpful and useful
best regards.

ahmed69

Thank you Emma! That helps a lot!

Roman

thank you very much teacher,but I would like to ask about Velan there is no any new lesson for her ,does she leave engvid group?

saleem

Dose valen leave the engvid group?

saleem

Dear Emma thank you so much,
but please make on example for group,organization, and country, and also explain that country is not alive thing and you said that we use ‘s for alive things.
Best Regards

sher Bahader

hureiiiiiii i got ful Marks

Harsha

Hi teacher~
Which sentence is better?
1. Canada’s biggest cities are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.
2. The biggest cities of Canada are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.
1 – For countries, we prefer using ‘s.
2 – For countries, we prefer using ‘of the’.

martinchen

    Hi martinchen,

    When talking about countries, it’s better to use ‘s, so the first example is the preferable one.

    Emma

Dear Emma,

I have just watched your lesson, but now I am on two minds about the using of “a great deal of”. In my grammar book written by L.G Alexander and pressed by Longman,the phrase only use for uncountable nouns, but in your lesson you used it with “Students” – a countable noun. So please!give me a bit more about how to use ” a great deal of ” exactly!

Hieu

    Hi Hieu,

    Thanks for catching this mistake. “A great deal of” is used with uncountable nouns. Sorry for the confusion.

    Emma

      Thanks a lot Mrs. Emma for your breave in admission.
      You are have a great personality.

      mohamedawad

thanks emma i am very glad to see your lesson

niaz

Very very interesting lesson,

raul

Hi Emma, I’d like to ask why there’s no “to” after the word “help” in sentences like: “He helped me do it.”, etc. Is there a specific rule about it? I asked a couple of my American friends and they don’t seem to know why it’s like that either. Thanks for your help!

olenayokos

Hi guys,
thank you for your great job, i have problem to use the prepositions and conjunctions in correct usage, i want ask how I can practice and learn this point.

best regards

Mohammad Issa

great work done by u people.. thanks a lot.. u made grammar so easy and understandable..

ibne ali

Thanks nice lesson

sam023041

Hi guys, I like such lessons very much. And I’d like to listen to native speakers’ speech until death. I’m sorry, I just have a black humor :) I’m writing here to find people who want to study english the way I do, and who want to improve accent and to help me :) Please, won’t be against of this great idea. You can find me in Skype, my username is yaroslav_kyrkin . I’d like to see you at my list :)

yaroslav004

This is a very good lession. I need a another full lession on ‘to’.

somnath das

i got 7 out of 7.but i’m still confused in using ‘of’ with many,both,a few,a little,one,two,some,any…please Emma help me..it’s very important for me.

sunny

my another question WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS.here the word world is not a person,not a country,not an animal…..but how we use WORLD’S?

sunny

    Hi Sunny,

    Thank you for posting this. ‘World’ is another example of when it is better to use ‘s.

    Here is the updated list for ‘s:

    Person, group of people, organization, country, animal, time (eg, today’s date, yesterday’s news), and world (eg, the world’s ugliest dog).

    Emma

Hello dear Emma.
Thanks a lot for your great lesson. Please talk about “wish and regret” in English and their structure.
^_^

farhad1020

Thanks Emma! This lesson is very useful. (Sidney – Brazil)

Sidney

Thanks alot teacher …
i am from Jordan .

Akram z

hello maam ……….
i have a question…….
1.To me it appears anthrapology is the more intersting of all the subject.
2.The commitee could not come to a final conclusion.
what is wrong in these two sentences…..please help maam.

yogeshgurnani

Thanks very much Emma

Please make one class on the use of ‘since’ and ‘for’ also. Please will you make one?

Noman

I got a correct answers for all questions. thank you!

mem09

Hey,Emma! I would like you to know that since the beginning I found you great, congrats!

Sérgio(Brazil)

Thank so much.

Huynh Đặng

Thank you a lot! Your explanation is very clear.

Alex

very interesting lesson.
great job, Emma.
we are ansiosly wait for your next lesson.

Thank you a lot.

mauritano

    very interesting lesson.
    great job, Emma.
    we are ansiosly waiting for your next lesson.

    Thank you a lot

    mauritano

Think you lots

Emma

Hi Emma, thank you for this lesson, it and the others one, are a better way to study english.

cgrilo81

Hi Emma
thank you so much for your help.I greatly appreciate your efforts.

adelalcebai

thanks my dear, lovely and respectable teacher “Emma”

nasim07

Hi!Emma its me Taimoor i watched your lesson that was so good and your teaching style is fabulous .
i need to know some very important words i.e. whose ,whom ,who and also their uses especially .

taimooralvi

Thank you :)

bashaair

awesome

Frank

thank you Emma your lessons very enjoy.

amer iraq

if i says (lots of thanks to engvid)
is this sentence is write?
plz reply

Arif Anjum

thank you a lot. do you wont to work Azerbaijan

mehin

My speaking is not so strong.i want to have a friend or a partner in my Skype to speak with him,her.
My Skype; night.swagger

thanks a lot

swagger

Thanks Emma……

deeptam

You are not only a nice teacher but also friendly and very cute :)
Thanks a lot.

mas72

Emma, thanks a lot (of..??)

Rob

Good! Really Good! Thank you

Abdul

Hi, Emma. I have a question. The sixth quiz ‘Plenty of children play sports’. When we talking about a specific group, we use ‘of the’, but there is just ‘of’ in the sentence, not ‘of the’. Why? Why the sentence is not like this ‘Plenty of the children play sports’?

henrylam

what preposition is use before…….the tea cup

bhagawat

Thanks for your help with English, Amma! It is a nice and helpful class. I have a question and hope you answer me soon.
In this sentence ” It looks like Apple’s. but at that price, it is a knockoff.” Can you explain me the way of using “s” in the word ” Apple’s”.
ThankS

nguyenhuukien

Dear mam
at starting of explanation of dog and chair example you raised a question which was “whose leg’s of it?” and u answered it.
did u say “it’s chair’s leg”? or it’s my listening mistake? if you said “it’s chair’s leg” then chair is a object.then how can use ‘s.please explain me.

reez777

thanks a lot!

davbar89

i love your smile.

lin siew ong

Thanks Emma.

ozguraltunsogut

Emma, thank you for the useful lesson.

0 In the university I had a lot of friends. Unfortunately, just a few of them my friends at the moment.
0 Sister’s size foot the same to mine.

Shirly

shirly

Hi Emma,
This lesson has been rather hard!
Thanks so much for explanations!

Kind regards,
Handwriting

handwriting

Hi. Emma. this lesson is important all of students. many of students sometimes write wrong setninger.

yoga

Great lesson thanks….

Sergey(UA)

Hi, Emma
The example sentence: Plenty of children play sports. I know this expmple is to show the use of “of”, but “plenty of ” need to use with countable nouns, right?

daweim

Thanks all teachers to help us

Abdullah

Thanks Teacher Emma, I have learned a lot of things

john0622

so beautiful lesson, many thanks

Hamid

Many thanks, so good lesson

Hamid

hi …m new here ..bt have been watching all the videos of engVid for 1 yr

faisalbd

Hi Emma, you are inspirator teacher. Very good the material delivery

Muh Basir Cyio

Hi Emma I appreciate you a lot bless God.
Really I find myself have very benefit of this website ENGVID.com. I like Canada and Canadian people.

Ali Murad

Another great video. Thanks.

English is my native language, and I have been a technical writer more than 10 years. I sometimes still question the prepositions. I am now getting back into writing. I’m a native English speaker and these videos are still extremely helpful.

Jerry

    Terrific!

    marizarz

Hi Emma, This is my first time i visit here. I found so many entertaining stuff in your blog, especially its discussion.

Nigel

Emma “a couple’ is singular because is only one couple.Why do you use ‘were’?.Thank you.

Carlos Mitjans

Thanks Teacher Emma <3

casey0407

Thanks a lot, dear Teacher! I wouldn’t know it if not for you.

marizarz

Great Class Emma, but I have a question, May I say : Almost all friends of mine are kind insted of Almost all of my friends are kind, as showed in this class ??

Thks in advance,

JOSÉ
Brazil.

jcmijan

Dear Emma, many thanks for this tutorial on “of”. Sometimes I read that people use a phase like “noun of adj”. Here is one example. “The public have become the recipients of a plethora of hedonistic, high profile buildings for culture and leisure that have been stimulated by Lottery funding and the perceived need to mark the millennium.” Could you explain this?

Peter Gao

thank you Emma.i would like to be your friend.

stacy

thanks

son

Hi my great teacher Emma
Im very happy because your lesson was so helpful
I was very confused about the preposition (of) but I have a small question and it is another topic. when I say
The dog’s leg is broken that means one dog leg is broken
but when I say or write
the dogs'( leg / legs) is/are broken…… what does that mean
I hope that you get my point
pleas answer me as soon as possible
thanks my wonderful teacher

memo135

Dear EMMA:Week Books or Books of the Week???-Thank youfor ALL you´re doing for us.You´re OK as a teacher But what I really admire4 at you,is your steadiness & hardness to answering our questions!!-Thanks a lot for that!.-Ricardo from AZUL.Argentina.-

ricardo torlasco

Emma you are the best teacher thanks

edwin

How about the rest?
many both and others?

piggy12

Teacher.God Bless you! i am learning a lot with yours classes.

josenelde31

Thanks for your lesson.Emma, your teaching is very good.

sovannaranou

please Emma we say lessons of english or english lessons

essaddiq

so we say english lessons or lessons of english

sadik10

I always have some difficult to learn this. Now it’s very clear to me.

Thanks Teacher! Appreciate.

Frederico

Thank you Emma. I have passed the quiz with 100%.

prakhar

very good thanks for that

harroush

hi

harroush

Very useful, and worth learning.

Thanks.

Regards

Sri

Sridhar

thank Q So much Emma …:)

tareg245

Thank you

fouad111

Thank for this lesson. When to use the preposition ”up”

igibrahim82

I thought that we cannot use article “the” with plural nouns but used. you said ” All of the students hate math”. Is this correct or it should be “All of Students hate math”?

Hamidreza

First of all, thanks for this beloved effort.I will try to implment what I learned from you and I will be pleased if you managed to correct me:
– My father’s job is a great one
– The shape of this building is fascinating

– The neighbor of my house is so cute
– Many people in Egypt have a brown skin

Marlow

You got 4 correct out of 7 ….. :(

not bad .. I didn’t watch the video ..

Downloading …. !!!

Thank u Very Much Teacher …. :) :)

DaZun

Indeed , your way of teaching is very convincing and interesting . but I would be grateful if you could explain some of connectors like despite or inspite of or with all , notwithstanding , or if

tarek

Thank you very much miss Emma, it was very useful your class.
Best regards, Javier.

jcresifulli

Good lesson for me. Thank you :)

Worawut

thank you very much …

Rami

Dear Emma , it is my first time here I confused how can I start ? please if you can help me to begin my first step

ali

Thank Emma, good class..

Diego

Today i learned tht how does effect prepositions in a sentences.

Thanks Emma

Ashish

Thanks! =)

orik

Very helpful lesson. I have learned new uses of prep.
Your efforts are highly appreciated.
Thank you.

rommanomar

7/7

rommanomar

hi emma i cant understand preposition of time [in and during] can you explain it for me please

bezhan7

Thank you Emmma.

Li Ra

thanks a lot for your great effort i have aquestion why is british english is easier in understanding than ammerican one ?

ehabkassem

    Some people find it easier to understand American English, too. It probably depends on what English you’ve been exposed to already.

    engVid Moderator

This lesson is so good.Emma..Thanks…

joana1116

thank you

zinou

Emma thank you one more time. Tell me please, why do you say [often] instead of [ofen]? At school we were tought to pronounce “ofen” (without “t”)

Алексей

hi,miss emma,the reason why I am writing you is because I would like to know why when people use the verb to clean they add the preposition out? for example: my sister had to clean the house out. why it is used (out) if you can say only clean.this happends with many others verbs and prepositions even with away.so what I mean is why I have to use (out) or( away) if the verbs without the prepositions mean the same. please help me and tell me how good is my writing

allendy

Hello Emma, I have a question. Is it correct to say for example: “my brother’s wife’s car”?
Thanks :)

Marco

The problem many is that British pronunciation does not look like the U.S. or Canadian

amine

Hello Mrs. Emma,

I got 7 of 7.

mohamedawad

hi to all.
sometimes Quiz not correctly save ansvers.
have someone samae problem?

tour

Hi Emma. Please tell me what part of speech ‘Almost’ is in this sentence: “Your handwriting is almost illegible.” A tutor listed it as a preposition and I am confused…

Amanda

Thanks teacher Emma! “Of the & ‘s have help me a lot on how to use it properly and correctly. Great job! I need a little more practice on this lesson. May god give you more wisdom & strenght to teach us.

enyani

Thanks Emma, could you teach me use of “do and does”

jayvodela

Hello Mam,I just saw this video & have one question.
Which one right ?
Main door of the school or main door to the school.
Thank you

manishgoyal

Now I know to use possession in english. Before i’ve had much doubt with apostrophe ‘s

Rick

” He is of blue blood.”
In above sentence, I can see why we have to the word ‘of’ before blue blood.

leung

” It is of importance.”

In above sentence, I can’t see the meaning of the word ‘ of ‘.

leung

Hi, Emma. I have a question, or a doubt. “I have got a photos of Lisbon” or “I have got a photos from Lisbon”. In this case, there are two examples, the first one with preposition of and the second one with preposition from. … tell me what option is the best.

orgasmin10

thanks but
do sentences need prepersition

sagamama

im waiting for an answer

sagamama

    I’m trying to figure out what you’re asking! What did you want to know about sentences and prepositions?

    engVid Moderator

      1) ” He is of blue blood.”
      In above sentence, I cannot see why we have to put the word ‘of’ before blue blood.
      =======================
      2) ” It is of importance.”

      In above sentence, I can’t see why we have to put the word ‘of’ before importance.

      I am very confused.
      I am looking forwards your answers.

      Thank you!

      leung

Thanks teacher Emma

Jannat

usage of word ‘of’ and ‘off’

Kunal

I’m learning more and more. Thanks a lot

beto315

very useful :)

madacarp

Emma is a good person, she is always smiling …

Thanks for all your teachings

Douglas

Emma, I’m brazilian and I’ve been studying English with you and I’ve been loving your classes. I’ve liked so much this class. Thanks!

Marcelo

I am Zarghona Yusuf Azizi

zarghona yusuf azizi

thank you so much EMMA you’re very good teacher and pretty thank you allof emma

terrible

Hi teacher , how are you?
It is really useful lesson. Thanks a lot.
I want to ask you about the rest of the quantity words under the line in the bored . I mean ( many,much, one, both, a little …. etc)
What is the rule for them?

jomana

thank you teach giving sucha good lessoner…thanks a lot for

shafi

HI Teacher,

This video is very useful to me to understand how to use preposition OF’ in the same way, could you explain prepositions ‘FOR’ ‘TO’ and ‘WITH’, please?
It would be great if you incorproate all possible usages of each preposition.

Thanks for the video.
Regards,
Suresh Babu

sureshbabuacs

very good.
Thank you very much.

hashime10

hi emma !! i had watch your video of ielts task 1 which was very helpful to me, but i need to learn more about ielts prepartion of task of all these writing , speaking and listening could you please upload more videos of it , i had comment you but i think i would get in comment box please help me on ielts learning thing i’m very weak in ielts will be thank ful to you..

neelam17

thank you!

vanessa86

Thanks for your clarifications and also for your permanent smile,which shows that you like what you are doing. Please,when do native speakers use KIND OF…/SORT OF…? What do they mean?

yassir

thanks Emma

hannah3

Emma your English Teaching is excellent! Please teach us about reporting speech and active voice and passive voice with good examples

ravi

Hi Emma,
Thank you so much for your lesson. I have one question. That is at the end of the video, you mentioned about the difference when using or not using “OF” after All/Most/ Almost all but i can not find out how about the rest (Many – much -both – several etc )there is not explain? Please give me some more about these. Thanks you and best regards

panda11

madam
your teaching excellent.

kumar

Hi, I am Islam from Azerbaijan. I want to speak with friends at skype for improoving my speaking. I have study economics in english, but for 3 years I have not use english. It is important for me for find a good job. Please help me. at skype my name is gentleman8920.

islam25

this quize i have a got a 2 out of 7.
this is very difficult lesson.
i hope i will understand this lesson.
how should study english idiomes.

thanks.

ichi345nobu

Hi emma great lesson,kindly i need preposition with adj.

mohamed84

Hii am an english student and i would like to learn it by speaking to english speakers to practice it more.. may anyone accept me to talk on skype ?!!

maram2488

Hello, Emma. Is this sentence below wrong?
“resurrection of Jesus Christ”
Should I write “Jesus Christ’s resurrection”?

CMIIW

andisky

Thank you for your lesson. These words “of” and “‘s” have made me confuse to use for a long time. It’s very clear now. Thanks again,Emma.

kosobe113

hi Emma. thanks for this great lesson. it is very very interesting. but i want to know why Canada’s biggest cities are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal, not The biggest cities of Canada are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal?

ganbashir15

In this case I did only one wrong.

alpido24

Hi Emma,

It’s lovely to watch this video. Actually, I was confused these structure, and now it’s clear.
And could you please teach us this one: which situation we use “ADJ + NOUN” and which case we use “NOUN + NOUN” to creat other NOUN?

I am look forward to watch your next video.

Thanks a million

Cheers,

Tam

ntntam

Hello Emma!
Thank you for your lesson, it’s very clear now. :)

jrnk

thanks

hugo1679

Thank you Emma..

jee

This lesson was very important to me. It clarified issues I had about this subject. Thanks Emma!

sgmmm

Thanks a lot Emma for this interesting lesson.

robert1948

Thanks Emma, very good lesson..

wiltoncleiton

you are the best teacher thanks so much!

prarod11

Thanks a lot, Dear Emma!
Despite your lesson is perfect, I still have some problems with of, I’m afraid. Could you help to solve them, please?
1. Question 4 of the quiz: “For countries, we prefer using ‘s”. And how about The United States of America, People’s Republic of China, The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland?
2. Thanks a lot. Why not “A lot of thanks”?
Thanks again.

arbatov

All of your lessons are simply wonderful. You are great Emma! I like seeing you every time.
Thanks a lot.

zaima

hi, Emma.
i have a question about the sentence at 5:26 in this video.”A great deal of students hate exams.”
my teacher told me that we should use uncountable word behind the “a great deal of”. Does she wrong?

hesherchen

Hi Emma I really want to thank you for your great lessons since I started to watch you I had improved my English and increased my knowledge in grammer and vocabulary ♥ actually Iam studing in English language college so Iam going to be a teacher I hope to be great just like you .. I want ask you About vocabulary ..
I often love to learn new words. I memorize them but at some situations when I need to use them I forget how to write it or what it means althought I study them well , to be more specific I have a problem in talking I cant collect my thoughts during conversations :(

Nadia Alkola

    Hi, Nadia, I live at Mexico city. You and I have the same problems!, We have a good vocabulary but our speech is very slow, We need practice it more and more, Could you accept a interview at skype with me?, Practice is the best way of improve our language, what´s your opinion?.

    polo1954

Am I a lucky man with your quizes? Now I obtained 100 wow!. Nooooooooooooo, You are the best teacher, I have the intention of some day learn english to my people, then, I will copy your technics. I am very happy with you dear Emma.

polo1954

A lot students study overseas
why’s this sentence incorrect? can you explain it?

megacara

Thank YoU teacher Emma… I got 7 out of 7…

sarala70

Thanks ,madam , I really love to attend watch your calls, because your have taken such understandable easy manner .

Once again my thanks for your lesson.

S.Renganathan

Thanks a lot.

Jony Alexander Valeriano

Almost all of the videos of Engvid are great.All of the teachers are awesome.

pintuk

Great video!

Yuko0826

Thanks a lot, Ms Emma! Good lesson!

Ip Man Lee

12 hollywood movies a day plus 1 hour engvid lesson makes my life complete even without a girlfriend , I’m totally SATISFIED …. TNX AND MORE POWER!

snuff

I watch this lesson and find it very helpful and funny. Now I know when I must use “of the”, when “‘s” and when preposition “of” is optional. Thank you Emma, your lessons always are very good :)

Narek90

Thanks got 71%.

Abdul Qayum

Hi Emma, Please I have a question!

Almost all needs ‘of the’ when we are talking about a specific group. It does not need ‘of the’ when we are talking about a general group.

For example:
1. Almost all students studied hard.
2. Almost all of the president studied hard.

It that right Emma ? student is a normal group name and president is a special group name. Please Thanks

water meter check please

Hi Emma. Absolutely clear as usual for you. Many thanks! I’ll be waiting for your next lesson.

Take care

gdelvedvg1

Emma you are the best !
Thank you.

EduMilano

thanks i got 7 correct out of 7

zahraaam

Thanks,Emma.This subject make me know how to use “of” and “‘s”.

DennyCheng

Thanks a lot Emma

med2025

Thank you very much indeed Emma
This is one of the my question in English
i have one question
when we can use (as) in the sentences?

reza1988

Thanks..Emma..I got 100%.

Joshisadanandan

Dear Professor Emma,
It is a great pleasure to be your student.
Having in mind all additions which are in the comments and lack of examples for one of group of expressions, I would appreciate if you continue this grammatical subject.
Thank you in advance.
It seems to be an easy subject – elemantary grammar, in fact it is not.

Yours sincerely student,
MKJMKJ

MKJMKJ

Got perfect score 10/10 yay!!! Ty teacher Emma :)

MrsMarouka

Thanks Emma

ShagunSuhani

Thank you Emma! Another very useful class!

wilsonvigil

Thanks Emma, Can I ask a question?

What’s the difference between “all of students” and “all of the student”. In your lecture, most of the example sentences with “of” mean specific objects, so they also used with “the”. However, in the quiz No.5, the correct answer is “A lot of students study abroad.” I thought the sentence would be “A lot students..” OR “A lot of the students..”.
I think I’m confused OF with OF THE.
I’m looking forward getting your answer, please.
Thanks always.

sarah2013

Emma, I watched the lesson again and I understood most of them. So, I want to change my question a little bit. Sadly, I’m might not allowed to edit my formal question, so, Here it is.

I’m confused using of only “OF” with “OF THE”.
For example,
1. Many dogs are cute.–> general
2. Many of dogs are cute.—> ?
3. Many of the dogs are cute. —> specific.
Are these three sentences correct?
Is No.2 general meaning or specific?

I’m looking forward your answer. Thanks again.

sarah2013

    verify articals. then it will easy.

    kaanth

Dear Emma,
The president of England (Does it correct? & Why)

anushanga1

Hi Emma,

Can we use countable nouns after ‘a great deal of? I think we do not do this

LOVEgeneration

it was really helpful

MANIKANDAN

it was very useful for me thank you.

Bluesea

4 right answers this time

roy123

You are great teacher Emma I love you

Goory

Thanks Teacher Emma! It’s a great help. I’ll share it to my students.

Majenn

Hi Emma, thx for the lesson.

A question: how to avoid repeating “of … of … ” in a sentence. For example:
– The color of the roof of the central building of the village is red.

Any suggestions?

magen-ta@yandex.ru

Thx a lot on this lecture and others………..really i thank u and all ur mates ………

rafi ghan

Hi Emma thanks for your excellent lesson what you highlighted on above lecture.

yuanjunheng

thanks emma. but I have confused on these fallowing sentences….
dead man’s chest
or
chest of a dead man.

kaanth

In Japanese, we translate “of” into “no (pronunciation)” in most cases. So I am confused the difference anytime.
Therefore today’s lesson was very useful.
I got 10 out of 10 ! “Yatta!”(I did it!)
Thank you Emma!

Yutaka Endo

I really enjoy this page, thanks Emma!

MENDOVE

Emma was a spuerheroes fan!! XD

littlezoo

Hello Emma
sometimes I saw in TV a topic of a movie which is called “TODAY’S YOUTH”
is it right to use (‘s) with time?
please please please please reply
Actually I don’t know why some of engvid’s teachers don’t reply when I post a question

Dwe Dar

Tanks Emma

Deco Rosa

Thank you so much.

Abdulrahman55

Thanks ! :-)

xFabian

Thank you

youngkid

Thanks Emma!

tientruongthanh94

Thanks Emma. I watch all of the Video’s on engvid.com and also i like almost all of the teachers on engvid.com.
Take care you too.

Mohsen Barati

Thank you, Emma. It is very interesting lesson.

Roya Seferova

guyz i want to improve my english,Cool Dewan is my facebook id,contect me, lets begin with the voice call then we may improve english,nd will get telant to speak in frnt of world…..
nd thnkx Engvid Workers,,,,,,how can we contect with teachers?

Raj

EMMA, I have a question, which one is right, “competition of english or english competition”. I find these sentences many times in my collage.

uswatun

thank you so lot! emma said” all most” use in case is general! why do you sentence like that incorrect?
all most students study oversea

ilovee123

I got 7 of 7 thanks Emma

Aws Kamil

Thank you Emma you are a very good teacher and i understand all your language.

Augustin2

I got 6 of 7 but it needs to practice a lot

Mehdiiiii

hi mam i like your class mam. iam doing medical transcription job…please help me for spoken english

kathikeyan

Thanks a lot!!! You’ve really changed my life… I’ve always had this confusion . Thank you VERY VERY Much.

lanietoc

thanks you :)

Budda

How can i get a new lesson per day??

Arezo

Thank u so much 😊

Vedat bozkurt

Thanks teacher. Useful.

Soei

representation of a person (How they used it)

ashok8521

I really apreciate your lesson.

Vivimi

thank you for this video…

amateur

Hi Emma , thank you very much.
Please explain preposition “for”.

rahulpoluru

thanks emma. It is very useful to me.

geethavani

Thank you, Emma. It was a really useful video.
I need to ask: “She is one of the friends of mine!” How is this happening?

I remember this sentence from previous episodes of Arrow.

metin uysal

thanks emmaa. I aalso seeking to talking friend my skype adress:sinanozel222

Saynin

haha I have got 7/7 I am really happy, thank God and thank you Emma, your lessons are pretty easy and understandable. I was wondering how to use OF, now I am managing myself safely.

b-omar

thanks. Emma.

claudio carvalho da cruz

Hello!!!

Please, I’d like to know if it is also correct to say “a cake of chocolate” instead of saying chocolate cake.
Thank you!

Dulcy

totally awesome!

hieugia23

I got 100!!

joakim17

If you ask me,aĺmost all of the engvid students know Emma is the Greatest Teacher.:D I always thank you Emma. You have Great Day.

Tammyjang1

I got 6 question.Thanks Emma.

Igor

I got 100 point.

Anawin

thanks, Miss Emma for nice lessons

saharhassan

Thank You Emma!

maviba78

you have no idea how I love your website it’s helping me a lot thank you and keep it up!

Fernando South American

I think It’s not all rule. Please add all rule for this preposition.

Standartis

You are great teacher thank you

Aahwaq 1414

could u please explain why is the six point is correct in this lession

Shahrukh41@

Thanks million Emma

Alshahhoud

Thank you very much teacher Emma. My English is improving by your help . I am a Tibetan monk. I really interesting in learning English. Once again thank you

Karma dhundup

Thanks, Emma. Good lesson.Most of my answers are correct.

nickandr

I don’t know a lot of people in Guam;even if I’ve been here long time. Thank you for your help, Emma.

Tammyjang1

Thanks, Emma.I also have seen that “of” is used as the first word of a sentence in many cases, would you pleas help to talk about this a little bit as well?

EchoWhiskey

Almost all of the mothers loving their childen. :D
I love my son very much.

Tammyjang1

thanks.

Baba2026

Dear Emma,

4. Which sentence is better?
1. Canada’s biggest cities are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.
2. The biggest cities of Canada are Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.
1 – For countries, we prefer using ‘s.
2 – For countries, we prefer using ‘of the’.

I am confused above. I check the second explain, and there is no “the” before Canada, but i don’t quite understand why the second option is right

Hu

Great lesson Emma , thank you very much

khalidbaksh

That’s a great lesson. Emma’s lessons are often fantastic.

Rezajohn

Thanks

Happy01

hi Emma!
I love your lessons and they help me a lot. I’m 12 year old and want to come Canada on next y ears of my life. Thank you a lot!

A Violin-lover

Thanks Emma it’s my first 10/10 I learn alone English

Jacques42

You got 7 correct out of 7.
thank you

M kartal

Emma, thank you so much.

dreamk7x

Thanks!

shihai182

Hi Emma, thanks a lot!!

JorgeRIrigoyen

I GOT 7 CORRECT OUT OF 7
IT WAS GREAT LESSON FOR ME!!!

alexandre1234567890

thank you

ataala

Thanks a lot

Budiyanto

thanks

mohamed yousri

thanks for the lesson it was very helpful

Nurisa93

thks =D

MarcielAnjos

tks Emma

edi wilson

Almost all of my toys are from China.

supermegaman

Hello,
At first I want to thank you amd all the teachers of ENGVid Emma. My question will be about a usage of the “of” that makes me confused a lot. Here are the examples:
1- “If you paint the same face, and
set a winged rose or a rose of gold somewhere about
her, one’s thoughts are of her immortal sisters, Piety
and Jealousy, and of her mother, Ancestral Beauty, and
of her high kinsmen, the Holy Orders, whose swords
make a continual music before her face.” The “of” makes me confused in this sentence is one that was used after the verb to be, so, “one’s thoughts are of her immortal sisters”.
2-The title of this book echoes that of Roy Bhaskar, “A Realist Theory of Science,
and this immodest act is homage to an important work that gave impetus to the
movement of Critical Realism to which my work contributes.” and it’s the second example I couldn’t get the purpose of the “of” (specifically “echoes that of Roy Bhaskar”) I hope it hasn’t been too long. Thank you in advance. :)

mert.

mam. dog is living thing so why did u wrong my selected sentence. plz reply me

NAVDEEPs

In my country, plenty of the people living in Seoul South Korea and my hometown is next to the Seoul which is across the Han liver. I miss my hometown; it has been many years I haven’t gone to my country.

Thank you Emma :)

Tammyjang1

Hi,Emma!I so thank you about teaching me English.I was really having a hard time speaking and writing English.(especially grammer)But now,after seeing these Engvid vidios,I’m having good time with grammer.Thank you for all the English lessons!

sparkle0327

100 again!

Rondiarelli

Thank you very much mam!great lesson!you are an amazing teacher.it’s really helped a lot to me.The Emma’s teacher classes are very clear and informative.

Prasunan

5/7! There also have some points I haven’t got it. I will go over to learning this lesson again.

Jerry Gu

Thank you Ms. Emma.

Alex-1956

What’s the meaning of deal Emma? I mean in your expression A great deal of students?

Maripaz Maldonado

    “A great deal of…” is an idiom that means “a lot of…” or “many”. It is a little more common in British English. So a great deal of students means many students.

    engVid Moderator

Great lesson

RobertJack

Thank you, Emma. You are a great mentor.

sriram Jayaram

I got 7 correct out of 7.

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