Adjectives exercise

July 2nd, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate adjectives.

1. You reached the hall ………………. than I. (later / latter)

2. The …………………. part of the novel is more interesting than the former. (latter / former)

Common errors in the use of verbs

June 30th, 2015 in Common Mistakes

In this lesson we will take a closer look at some common mistakes in the use of verbs.

Incorrect: He is waiting for you from 10 o’clock.
Correct: He has been waiting for you since 10 o’clock.

Active and passive voice exercise

June 29th, 2015 in English Quiz

Sentences are given in the active voice. Change them into the passive.

1. Your conduct surprises me.

2. You annoy me.

3. I know him.

Have to and had to

June 28th, 2015 in English Learning

Have to is used to express some obligation, compulsion or necessity in the present or future.

Subject verb agreement

June 26th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using a verb form that agrees with the subject.

1. Neither James nor Mary …………………. arrived. (has / have)

2. Each boy …………………… asked to wait. (was / were)

Vocabulary exercise

June 26th, 2015 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences using the appropriate form of the word given in the brackets.

1. The flood caused massive …………….. (destruct) to the crops.

Prepositions exercise

June 25th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate prepositions.

1. Hard work is the key ……………………. success.

2. This road leads ……………………… Mumbai.

3. We should not look ……………………….. anybody.