6 Minute Grammar
Learn English grammar in six minutes.
Every Tuesday join two of our presenters and learn a new key area of grammar.
Our presenters include Finn, Emma, Rob, Neil, Sophie and Alice. They are there to make learning grammar a little bit easier. They
Quantifiers: 19 May 15
Choosing which technology to use is never easy - but Finn and Catherine make it bit easier to choose your words when they take a look at quantifiers including both, every, all, each, either and neither in 6 Minute Grammar.
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Present perfect continuous: 12 May 15
Finn's got paint all over his clothes and Catherine's tired. Find out what they've been doing and learn about the present perfect continuous tense.
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Present tenses: 5 May 15
Finn and Catherine take a look at the present simple, present continuous and present perfect tenses.
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Modal verbs of ability: 28 Apr 15
Neil and Catherine take a look at the meaning and use of some key words and phrases that English speakers use to talk about ability in the present and the past.
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'Used to' and 'would': 21 Apr 15
In this programme, we hear about a strange habit Finn had when he was a child. He used to sleepwalk! Listen to the programme to practise the grammar and find out if Catherine used to have any weird habits...
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Talking about the future: 14 Apr 15
Finn and Catherine talk about birthdays and use 'will', 'going to', 'might' and 'be likely to' to talk about the future. Find out if Finn is really 28 years old, listen to some example sentences and test what you've learnt with our quiz.
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Question tags: 7 Apr 15
Catherine's chocolate has gone missing! She thinks Finn ate it, so she asks him this: 'Finn, you didn't eat all the chocolate, did you?' The phrase 'did you?' is an example of a question tag. Find out all about them in this episode of 6 Minute Grammar.
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Present perfect and past simple: 31 Mar 15
Have you ever eaten insects? Catherine and Neil talk about unusual food and give you 3 rules to help you choose between the present perfect and past simple tenses.
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State verbs: 24 Mar 15
Is it ever ok to say 'I'm loving your work'? If you're still unsure about the difference between state verbs and action verbs, listen on. In the next 6 minutes, Catherine and Neil explain the right way to use these verbs.
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The second conditional: 17 Mar 15
Rob and Catherine are here to explain how to form the second conditional, how to use it and how to say it.
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