Sentence transformation

July 23rd, 2016 in English Quiz

Sentences are given in the simple present tense. Change them into the simple past.

1. My father works at a bank.

2. He teaches English at a government school.

Gap fills

July 21st, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. I am glad …………………. school.

a) to have left
b) having left
c) Either could be used here

Ing forms or infinitives

July 18th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using –ing forms or to-infinitives.

1. I started ………………….. when I was twenty.

a) to teach
b) teaching
c) Either could be used here

Number idioms

July 16th, 2016 in English Learning

Here is a list of number idioms.

Once and for all

If something happens once and for all, it happens permanently.

We will cut off all ties with her once and for all.

Phrasal verbs

July 14th, 2016 in Vocabulary

Here is a list of phrasal verbs.

Drop in

To drop in is to make a casual visit.

  • Meera dropped in to see us yesterday.

Drop off

Do, does, did

July 13th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate verb form.

1. At no time ……………….. lose his self-control.

a) he did
b) did he
c) didn’t he

Phrasal verbs

July 12th, 2016 in Words

Here is a list of phrasal verbs with example sentences.

Back down

To back down is to withdraw.

  • Public protests forced the local administration to back down on its decision to build a sea link.