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What are some major problems ESL learners have with grammar? This question is intended for teachers of ESL students and ESL students alike.

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While I agree the much depends upon the learners native language, there are some particular parts of English that are difficult for all ESL learners. One of the major snags can be irregularities in English. As native English speakers, we are told by our teachers at a young age to just memorize certain words. For example, we learn i before e except after c but there are several exceptions to the rule. There are similar exceptions in almost every part of English grammar. Unlike other languages, English is far less rigid in it's...

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