Confusing words exercise

April 17th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. It is wise to follow the …………………… of your parents.

a) advice
b) advise

Monkey idioms

April 16th, 2015 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions about monkeys.

To go ape over something or somebody

To go ape over something is to get terribly excited or angry about it.

Confusing words exercise

April 13th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. Kerala is famous for its ………………….. vegetation.

a) luxuriant
b) luxurious

2. The criminal was ……………………

Vocabulary exercise

April 12th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word.

1. His jokes failed to …………………….. even the faintest of smiles from her.

a) invoke
b) elicit
c) attract
d) make

So…that

April 11th, 2015 in English Quiz

Combine the following sentences using so…that. An example is given below.

1. He is poor. He cannot afford to send his children to school.

General grammar exercise

April 9th, 2015 in English Quiz

Do as directed.

1. Alice writes plays for the television. (Change into negative)

2. Her father had died, leaving her a large estate. (Identity the verb and state its tense)

TOEFL grammar practice

April 8th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate grammatical structure.

1. I felt like …………………….., but I didn’t dare.

a) laugh
b) to laugh
c) to laughing
d) laughing