Use of There in English Grammar
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|After the rain stopped, we got there.
|All of them went there.
|He is very eager to go there.
|He lives there alone.
|He seldom went there.
|I wanted to go there.
|It will take two hours to get there.
|It’s really hot there.
|There are many mango trees in their garden.
|There are some books on the table.
|There are some sweets in the fridge.
|There are some talented students in our school.
|There is a cat under the bed.
|There is a page missing.
|There is a point in going there.
|There is an apple on the desk.
|There is little hope of success.
|There was a doctor in our village.
|There were two cakes.
|There‘s a possibility of war.
|Where there is love there is peace.
Use of There with Negative Sentences
|A bunch of people told me not to eat there.
|I shall not go there.
|She told me not to go there alone.
|There are no comments yet.
|There is no doubt.
|There is no hope of his recovery.
|There is no need for him to work.
|There is no need for us to hurry.
|There is no place like home.
|There is no pride in his mind.
|There is no reason why he should resign.
|There is no school in our village.
|There is no school today.
|There was no bathroom.
|There was no honesty in him.
|There were no people in the road.
|There‘s almost no coffee left in the pot.
|There‘s almost no water in the bucket.
|There‘s no chance that he’ll recover.
|There‘s no evidence.
|There‘s no hurry.
|There‘s no need to hurry.
|There‘s no one in the room.
Use of There with Interrogative Sentences
|Are there any concerts?
|Can you see anything over there?
|Did you go there?
|Did you see anybody there?
|How many people are there in New York?
|Is there a cat on the table?
|Is there a doctor in the house?
|Is there a doctor who can speak English?
|Is there a nightclub in town?
|Is there an elevator?
|Was there a lot of traffic?
|What’s going on there?
|Will there be anything else?
|Will you please go there?
|Will you take me there?
Use of There with Wh-Words
|How is the horse there?
|What is over there?
|What time did you arrive there?
|What was it that you did there?
|What were you doing down there?
|What will happen if there‘s power failure now?
|When was there a very cruel king?
|Where is there a river in our village?
|Where is there someone here?
|Where was there a man?
|Who did you meet there?
|Why is there a book?
|Why is there a broken glass?
|Why is there not a library in my college?
|Why is there not a worker?
|Why there is a wall there?