Click here to log in
4 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!
Get a free English lesson every week! 2 MILLION subscribers!
- Our other sites
Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #109481: Remember or remind
Remember or remind
Remember and remind have different meanings..
A When you remember something, you recall it to your mind.
Remember (used transitively) can be followed by an object. It can also be followed by an infinitive, a that-clause, or when, what, why.
Remember is followed by a gerund when you are recalling something you've done in the past.
I remember yesterday.
As far as I can remember.
Remember who you are, my dear.
Remember to send the email, please.
Remember that I have always loved you.
I remembered seeing Tom Cruise in Venice a few years ago.
B When you remind someone of/about something/someone or remind someone + 'to' infinitive + something, you recall something (or someone) to their mind. You make them remember.
Remind can be followed by an infinitive, a that-clause, noun or a pronoun followed by of.
Please remind me to buy the tickets. I'm so forgetful.
I want to remind you that you are a grown-up.
Sheila reminds me of a famous Italian actress whom I saw in London.
English exercise "Remember or remind" created by carlabice47 with The test builder
Click here to see the current stats of this English test
Please log in to save your progress.
End of the free exercise to learn English: Remember or remind
A free English exercise to learn English.
Other English exercises on the same topics : Speaking | Frequent mistakes | Find the word | All our lessons and exercises