Recommend and suggest

August 30th, 2014 in Improve English


To recommend is to advise that someone should do something.

Recommend that

Recommend can be followed by a that-clause.

  • I recommend that you apply for that job.

Passive voice exercise

August 27th, 2014 in English Quiz

Change the following sentences into the passive. Choose your answer from the given options.

1. People speak Hindi.

a) Hindi is spoken by people.

b) Hindi has spoken by people.

Error detection

August 27th, 2014 in English Learning

1. By the time he gets back from his foreign vacation, the company has appointed another person.

a) By the time

b) he gets back

c) from his foreign vacation

Making suggestions

August 24th, 2014 in English for children

If two or more people are trying to decide what to do or buy, use We could… or Shall we…?

We could go to another store?

Kinds of nouns exercise

August 23rd, 2014 in English Quiz

Point out the nouns in the following sentences and state whether they are common, proper, collective or abstract.

1. The angry mob pelted stones at the police.

Formation and uses of the possessive case

August 22nd, 2014 in Improve English

When the noun is singular, we make the possessive case by adding ’s to the singular.

Examples are given below.

The boy’s father

The girl’s mother

Change into past tense

August 21st, 2014 in English Learning

In the following sentences change the verb into the past tense.

1. Suma writes to her mother every day.

2. He does not have a job.