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Here are the 10 most popular English grammar articles from this past year. These grammar resources provide comprehensive instruction and review for beginner, intermediate and advanced level learners.

1. Passive Voice

The passive voice is used when focusing on the person or thing affected by an action. This article includes a chart of sentences changed from the active to the passive in the principal tenses.

2. Reported Speech - Indirect Speech

Indirect Speech (also referred to as 'reported speech') refers to a sentence reporting what someone has said. It is almost always used in spoken English.

3. English Prepositions

This series of pages provides detailed instruction on preposition use.

4. How to Use Adjectives

An adjective describes how something 'is'. For this reason, we usually use the verb 'to be' when using adjectives. Adjectives are used to describe nouns.

5. Conditionals

This guide provides examples, uses and formation of Conditionals followed by a quiz.

6. English Verb Forms Chart

The following chart shows the positive, negative and interrogative (question) forms of all the principle tenses in English with a brief description of the principle usage.

7. How to Use Adverbs

Adverbs modify verbs. They tell you How something is done.

8. How To Use A Relative Clause

Use relative clauses to provide extra information. This information can either define something (defining clause), or provide unnecessary, but interesting, added information (non-defining clause).

9. Past Simple

This article provides examples, uses and structure of the past simple tense followed by a quiz.

10. Adjective Order

When using more than one adjective to describe a noun place the adjectives in the following order before the noun.
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