5 Most Common Grammar
Mistakes in English
Don't vs Doesnít
Doesn't, does not, or does are used with
person singular - words like he, she, and it.
Wrong: He donít love me anymore
Right: He doesnít love me anymore
Fewer vs Less
If you can count the items, you need to use the
number word ďfewerĒ.
If you canít count the substance, then you should use
Wrong: Twelve items or less are there in the
Right: Twelve items or fewer are there in the
Wrong: You should eat fewer meat curry
Right: You should eat less meat curry.
Two negative words create a positive meaning, which
may be just the opposite of what you have intended to
Wrong: I donít have nothing to say.
Right: I donít have anything to say.
Went vs Gone
The correct form is: should + have + past participle
Wrong: I should have went to his house
Right: I should have gone to his house
Its vs It's
Itís is the contraction of It is:
Wrong: Its going to be sunny tomorrow.
Right: Itís going to be sunny tomorrow.
Its is a possessive pronoun that modifies a noun.
Wrong: Whatís that? I canít remember itís name.
Right: Whatís that? I canít remember its name.
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