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Privacy Policy for English Adam

At English Adam, accessible from https://www.englishadam.com, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by English Adam and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us through email at adam@gamemorize.com

Log Files

English Adam follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Like any other website, English Adam uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

Google DoubleClick DART Cookie

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Third Party Privacy Policies

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Children's Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

English Adam does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

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Verb Patterns

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Verb Patterns
One of the most common mistakes is deciding if a verb is followed by the -ing form or by the infinitive, 'to do', form.
“-ing” Form or Infinitive

Using the -ING form
Use the –ING form of the verb after ALMOST ALL prepositions.
  • For example after: about, at, in, of, on, to, without, etc.
  • He did it without thinking.
  • She is very good at driving.
  • I am thinking of retiring and then only doing what I am interested in doing!
  • Careful with special structures like "about to do" and "used to do".
Often the –ING form of the verb is used when we focus on the activity.
  • For example after such verbs as: give up, go, hate, like, love, suggest, can’t stand, dislike, enjoy, finish etc.
  • We want to give up smoking.
  • I love studying English!
  • They hate cooking.
  • With sports, or physical activities, we often use GO.
  • Well at the weekend I go swimming, then I go running.
  • They are going dancing tonight..
Using the infinitive (To + Base Form)
Often the infinitive of the verb is used when we focus on a 2nd action or subsequent result.
  • For example after such verbs as: decide, expect, hope, learn, manage, need, want, would like/love/hate, promise etc.
  • Two separate actions such as;
    • She decided to go later.
    • I need to study tonight!
  • A following result such as;
    • They managed to finish on time.
    • She learnt to play it wonderfully!
  • The infinitive can also be used with verbs that usually focus on an activity.
    • I don't like studying (the activity) so I like to study (the 'result') first thing and have it finished!
    • I love to make new friends when I travel (the 'result'), but I don't love making small talk (the activity) to lots of people first, it can be very boring!
Verbs that commonly use -ing and infinitive
Certain verbs are often used with both verb patterns but the meaning changes.
For example: forget, regret, remember, stop.
  • Stop
  • We stopped to smoke a cigarette. (2nd Action)
    • They stopped working (activity) and then smoked a cigarette.
  • We stopped smoking. (Activity)
    • They no longer do that actvity, they have stopped smoking in their lives.

  • Forget
  • I forgot to save my Word document! (2nd Action)
    • They forgot to do a second action, save the computer file.
  • I forgot saving your Word documents was so important! (Activity)
    • They forgot that the activity was so useful.

  • Remember
  • Don't worry, I will remember to pay the bill! (2nd Action)
    • They believe they will remember to do this second action.
  • I remember paying the bill because the cashier was so rude! (Activity)
    • They remember that activity happening.
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