Positive, comparative and superlative

October 30th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate comparative, superlative or positive forms.

1. She is …………………. than I thought.

a) old
b) older
c) oldest

2. China is ……………………. India.

Adverbs with two forms

October 28th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using the appropriate form of the adverb.

1. He works ………………….. for his family.

a) hard
b) hardly

2. We have been monitoring the situation ……………………..

Sentence completion exercise

October 24th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase. This grammar exercise tests your understanding of basic grammar principles.

1. She ………………….. in a car crash.

Opposite and in front of

October 21st, 2014 in English Learning

The word opposite can be an adjective, an adverb or a noun.

As an adverb it means ‘across from’ or ‘facing something/someone’.

  • The bus stop is opposite the cinema.

Sentence completion exercise

October 20th, 2014 in English Learning

This exercise tests your ability to write conditional sentences. Complete the following sentences using an appropriate conditional verb form. There are very many possibilities. Just make sure that your sentences are correct and make sense.

Infinitives with and without to

October 16th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate infinitive form of the verb given in the brackets.

1. We saw the ship …………………… the harbor.

a) leave
b) to leave

Simple past or past continuous tense

October 13th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate simple past or past continuous tense form.

1. Our local team ………………….. the football trophy last year.

a) won

b) was winning