October 22nd, 2012 in English Teaching
After as and than we normally use object pronouns (e.g. me, her, him). Subject pronouns are possible and some grammarians insist that subject pronouns should be used, however, this is now considered extremely formal. Note that subject pronouns must be used when they are followed by verbs.
October 21st, 2012 in English Teaching
Fill in the blanks with appropriate adjectives. Choose your answer from the options given in the brackets.
1. The ………………………………… part of the film is more exciting than the former part. (latter / later)
October 20th, 2012 in English Quiz
Good use of connecting words will make your writing easy to follow. Test your knowledge of connecting words with this grammar test.
October 19th, 2012 in Improve English
All refers to three or more items. It is used with plural nouns and pronouns.
I will take all three shirts.
I have invited all of them.
October 18th, 2012 in English Teaching
The same idea can be expressed using different grammatical structures. A good knowledge of various sentence transformation techniques is essential to write well. Here is a simple sentence transformation exercise.
October 17th, 2012 in English Quiz
The present perfect tense is used to talk about actions or situations that started in the past and has continued up to the present. It can also be used to talk about finished actions or events that are connected with the present in some way. The present perfect tense is made by putting the past participle form of the verb after has/have.
October 16th, 2012 in Improve English
Adjectives are words used to modify nouns. Test your understanding of adjectives with this grammar exercise.
Complete the following sentences using the best possible alternatives.Each question is followed by three suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one.