Tense Usage

  • Adrian Wallwork
Part of the English for Academic Research book series (EAR)


You will learn how to
  • use the most common tenses in English

  • differentiate the subtle shades of meaning between one tense and another

  • avoid ambiguity and misunderstandings in misusage of tenses

  • distinguish between various modal verbs

  • put words in the correct order

  • link sentences together


Relative Clause Word Order Continuous Form Direct Object Present Simple 
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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adrian Wallwork
    • 1
  1. 1.English for AcademicsPisaItaly

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