Achieve, manage and cope

July 30th, 2014 in Vocabulary

The words achieve, manage and cope have similar meanings, but they are not usually interchangeable.

This vocabulary exercise tests your ability to use these words correctly.

Parts of speech exercise

July 29th, 2014 in English Learning

Name the part of speech of each of the italicized word in the following sentences, giving in each case your reason for the classification.

1. Still waters run deep.

Replace noun phrase with noun clause

July 28th, 2014 in English Learning

In each of the following sentences replace the words in italics by suitable noun clauses.

1. No one can guess the time of his arrival.

Definite and indefinite articles exercise

July 27th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate article.

1. Iron is ………………. most useful metal.

a) a

b) the

c) No article is needed

Question formation

July 26th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate verb form.

1. ………………….. you know who he is?

a) Do

b) Does

c) Has

Active and passive voice exercise

July 25th, 2014 in English Quiz

Most English verbs have two forms – an active form and a passive form. Complete the following sentences using an appropriate passive verb form.

1. The parcel ………………….

Prepositions and conjunctions exercise

July 24th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the given sentences using an appropriate conjunction or preposition.

1. I have bought a chicken ……………….. Peter comes.

a) in case

b) in case of