Important Contractions in the English Language

In the English language, like in many other languages, we frequently shorten some combination of words when we speak. When we write, we substitute the missing bits with an apostrophe. Below is a list of the most commonly used contractions in English with their usage.

Contraction List

Learn Contractions Grammar with example sentences.







I am I’m I’m going to the music class.
You are You’re You’re late again.
He is He’s He’s a good man.
She is She’s She’s going to learn English.
It is It’s It’s raining today.
We are We’re We’re very tired.
They are They’re They’re not coming to our house tomorrow.
I have I’ve I’ve enough work for today.
You have You’ve You’ve got my bag.
We have We’ve We’ve decided to go for vacation.
They have They’ve They’ve gone to meet their grandparents.
I will I’ll I’ll complete the assignment tonight.
You will You’ll You’ll have to come for the party.
He will He’ll He’ll be coming back in fifteen minutes.
She will She’ll She’ll be happy to see you.
They will They’ll They’ll be coming here tomorrow.
Are not Aren’t We aren’t sure about the route.
Cannot Can’t I can’t solve this puzzle.
Should not Shouldn’t We shouldn’t enter the building after dark.
Must not Mustn’t You mustn’t be late for work.
Could not Couldn’t We couldn’t find your house.
Did not Didn’t He didn’t complete his homework.
Do not Don’t I don’t know his address.
Had not Hadn’t I hadn’t studied for the English examination.
Have not Haven’t I haven’t seen him for months.
Will not Won’t I won’t be going to the tennis court today.
Would not Wouldn’t It wouldn’t have been worth the effort.
What is What’s What’s the time?
Who is Who’s Who’s coming with us?
Where is Where’s  Where’s my book?

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