Head and mind idioms

September 2nd, 2014 in Improve English

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions about the head and the mind.

Be able to (do something) standing on one’s head

Sentence completion | Vocabulary exercise

September 1st, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. The journey took longer than expected because the driver brought us by a ……………………. route.

a) circular

Sentence completion exercise

September 1st, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. He is the best man for this job. He has mental ……………………… to carry out this job.

Recommend and suggest

August 30th, 2014 in Improve English

Recommend

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?