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Toward or Towards? Definitions, Differences and Examples

Toward or Towards? Definitions, Differences and Examples

This post, Toward or Towards? Definitions, Differences and Examples, came as a response to a question one of the regular readers of Akademia asked me ...
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Stationary and Stationery: Meaning, Usage with Examples

Stationary and Stationery: Meaning, Usage with Examples

Welcome here! This post, aptly titled Stationary and Stationery: Meaning, Usage with Examples addresses the distinction between these two homophones beginning with their definitions. These ...
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Several vs Severally: Correct Usage with Examples

Several vs Severally: Correct Usage with Examples

I once overheard someone say to his interlocutor: ‘*who authorite you?’ I knew he meant to say ‘who authorised you?’ Don’t laugh at this individual ...
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How to Use Farther and Further with Examples

How to Use Farther and Further with Examples

Welcome here dear reader! The English language is replete with several words which that look alike though sometimes not related. However, some of these words ...
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Emoticon vs Emoji (Definition and Difference)

Emoticon vs Emoji (Definition and Difference)

With the advent of mobile telephony came various applications we use in instant messaging. Sometimes we need the other person to feel our emotions and ...
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Elder vs Older: Correct Usage with Examples

Elder vs Older: Correct Usage with Examples

Welcome here again! I’m glad you are getting informed by reading our various educative posts; otherwise, you won’t come visiting again. Anyway, it’s good to ...
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What is Bilingualism? (Definition, Types and Examples)

What is Bilingualism? (Definition, Types and Examples)

What is Bilingualism? (Definition, Types and Examples) This post tagged, What is Bilingualism? (Definition, Types and Examples, focuses on the concept of bilingualism in the ...
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British and American Spellings (Variations and Examples)

British and American Spellings (Variations and Examples)

There is an old saying that America and Britain are “two nations divided by a common language.” Most Britons do not believe Americans speak English; ...
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Branches of Linguistics (with Definitions, Explanations and Examples)

Branches of Linguistics (with Definitions, Explanations and Examples)

This post, Branches of Linguistics (with Definitions, Explanations and Examples), sheds light on what linguistics, as a field of study, is. Linguistics is the scientific ...
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Non-Modal Auxiliary Verbs

Non-Modal Auxiliary Verbs: Forms, Uses and Examples

Hello, a lot of people are not so familiar with the non-modal auxiliary verbs, that is why this post presents a detailed discussion on Non-Modal ...
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Order of Adjectives in English with Examples

Order of Adjectives in English with Examples

In the English rank scale, Adjectives come under the category of Words, the unit above morphemes and below Phrase or Group. An adjective is one ...
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Ellipsis in English (Definition, Types, Uses and Examples)

Ellipsis in English (Definition, Types, Uses and Examples)

Ellipsis is a device we use from time to time in our utterances or writings. This post Ellipsis in English (Definition, Types, Uses and Examples) ...
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