GRAMMATICAL PHRASES

GRAMMATICAL PHRASES: Phrases refer to group of words that do not make complete sense. Usage of phrases has always been in trend for many years. Moreover, to make language more impressive, their use is mandatory. Keeping the benefits of such phrases in mind, let us present you some of these.

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GRAMMATICAL PHRASES (WORDS)

A SENTENCE BY US WORDS USED
She ran as QUICKLY as possible QUICKLY means FAST
Have we met BEFORE? Before means EARLIER
I’ll come AFTER you leave. AFTER means NEXT TO
Please come AFTERWARDS AFTERWARDS means LATER
He has been waiting SINCE Monday SINCE means FROM THAT TIME
I have been waiting FOR two hours FOR here means NOT SPECIFIED
WHENEVER you need help, please call me up WHENEVER means AT ANYTIME
AS SOON AS  the bell rang, she ran to the gate AS SOON AS means THE MOMENT
NO SOONER DID I reach the station NO SOONER DID means THE MOMENT
Please ring him JUST NOW JUST NOW means IMMEDIATELY
I have YET TO meet a person like you YET TO means NOT DONE BEFORE
Come over SOMETIME to my school SOMETIME means ANY TIME SUITABLE
Let’s start again NOW NOW means AT PRESENT
I will NEVER forget you NEVER means AT NO TIME
Have I EVER betrayed you? EVER means AT ANY TIME
SUDDENLY the cat pounced upon the man. SUDDENLY means WITHOUT ANY WARNING.
I came to Delhi RECENTLY RECENTLY means IN NEAT PAST
She has been sick LATELY LATELY means NOT LONG AGO
You should have told me BEFOREHAND BEFOREHAND means IN ADVANCE
I have reminded you TIME AND AGAIN TIME AND AGAIN means REPEATED
I will ALWAYS remember you ALWAYS means AT ALL TIMES
Please come over AGAIN AGAIN means ONCE MORE
I am your FOREVER FOREVER means ALWAYS
Don’t speak TILL I come TILL refers TO THE TIME LIMIT
Wait UNTIL I come UNTIL means UP TO THE TIME
He comes to me every NOW AND THEN NOW AND THEN means VERY OFTEN
I shall stay here AS LONG AS you want me to AS LONG AS means TILL THE TIME
He OFTEN visits my place OFTEN means FREQUENTLY
USUALLY, buses come late in Delhi USUALLY means OFTEN
I SELDOM sleep during the day SELDOM means RARELY
He is calling me up quite FREQUENTLY FREQUENTLY means OFTEN
It has been raining CONSTANTLY CONSTANTLY means WITHOUT GAP
He visits me quite REGULARLY REGULARLY means HAPPENING TAKES PLACE REPEATEDLY
I have REPEATEDLY warned you REPEATEDLY means AGAIN AND AGAIN
FROM NOW ONWARDS, I am going to be different NOW ONWARDS means FROM THIS MOMENT
Why are you bothering AGAIN AND AGAIN? AGAIN AND AGAIN means REPEATEDLY
 WORDS DENOTING QUANTITY
You can have AS MUCH AS you want AS MUCH AS means MAXIMUM THAT ONE DESIRES
I know him AS LITTLE AS you AS LITTLE AS means VERY LESS
Thank you, THIS MUCH is all right THIS MUCH means THIS QUANTITY
HOW MUCH do you accept? HOW MUCH means QUANTITY/AMOUNT
I don’t want THAT MUCH THAT MUCH means THAT QUANTITY
It is really ENOUGH ENOUGH means SUFFICIENT/MORE IS NOT REQUIRED
What is TOTAL cost? TOTAL means OVERALL/WHOLE
Please tell me ALL about my students ALL means EVERYTHING OR EVERYBODY
You can take AS MANY BOOKS as you need AS MANY means QUANTITY
It seems a little LESS LESS means COMPARATIVE LESS
Give MORE please MORE means COMPARATIVE HIGH
WORDS DENOTING CHOICE
EITHER you or your friend should collect the cheque EITHER OR means CHOICE BETWEEN THE TWO
I’d RATHER go there myself RATHER means PREFERENCE
I PREFER tea to coffee PREFER means CHOICE
I would LIKE TO buy this dress LIKE TO means PREFER
I am learning English RATHER THAN learning French RATHER THAN means INSTEAD OF
WORDS DENOTING MOVEMENT
Please come FORWARD FORWARD means TOWARDS FRONT PLACE
This plant is growing UPWARDS UPWARDS means TOWARDS HIGHER PLACE
Why are you looking DOWNWARDS? DOWNWARD means TOWARDS LOWER PLACE
Go BACKWARDS, turn left and you will reach the market BACKWARDS means to the rear
Move your head CLOCKWISE CLOCKWISE means TO THE RIGHT
Move your head ANTI CLOCK WISE ANTI CLOCK wise means TO THE LEFT
He comes to me very NOW & THEN NOW AND THEN means VERY OFTEN
WORDS DENOTING COMPARISON
He is AS GOOD AS his father in his trade AS GOOD AS means EQUALLY GOOD
He is MUCH BETTER MUCH BETTER means IMPROVED
Kashmir is MORE BEAUTIFUL THAN Delhi MORE THAN means COMPARATIVELY BETTER
It is MORE OR LESS the same MORE OR LESS means ALMOST
She is EQUALLY good EQUALLY means EQUAL
He is NEARLY as tall as you NEARLY means ALMOST
It is THE SAME as you have seen before THE SAME means DITTO
She is AS SHARP as her sister AS SHARP AS means EQUALLY SHARP
WORDS DENOTING EMPHASIS
I had a refusal NOT ONLY from him BUT ALSO from others NOT ONLY means not just/ ALSO means in addition
You NEED NOT remind me again and again NEED NOT means NOT REQUIRED
I INSIST upon getting my work done at any cost INSIST means DEMAND PERSISTENTLY OR WITH EMPHASIS
WORDS OF RESULTS
ALTHOUGH I left my home in time YET, I could not reach there in time. ALTHOUGH means THOUGH

YET means STILL

You were curious to know HENCE the explanation given HENCE means THEREFORE
You told me a different story WHEREAS I have found something else. WHEREAS means CONTRARY TO WHAT HAS BEEN SAID
WORDS OF OPINION
AS FAR AS I know, he is a very good manager AS FAR AS means TO THE EXTENT
SO FAR AS I know it is true SO FAR AS means TO THE EXTENT
He will SURELY succeed in his work SURELY means DEFINITELY
I will FINALLY quit FINALLY means ULTIMATELY
Mr. Sharma ULTIMATELY spoke on Corruption ULTIMATELY means FINALLY

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