Auxiliary verbs exercise

May 7th, 2011 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate auxiliary verbs. Each question has only one correct answer. Choose the most appropriate one.

1. He ………………. writing a novel. (is / am / has)

Verbs followed by infinitives without to

May 6th, 2011 in Improve English

Hear, see, watch, notice and similar verbs of perception can be followed by object + infinitive (without to) or object + -ing form.

Present tenses exercise

May 5th, 2011 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets.

1. My brother ………………. (live) in Florida.

2. Why ……………….. (he hit) that dog?

Present tense exercise

May 4th, 2011 in English Quiz

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

1. The river …………….. (flows) under the bridge.

2. They ……………….. (be) from North America.

So much and so many

May 3rd, 2011 in Improve English

The difference between so much and so many is the same as the difference between much and many. So much is used with singular uncountable nouns. So many is used with plural nouns.

Gerunds exercise

May 2nd, 2011 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using gerunds.

1. He earns his living by …………………..

2. She is very good at …………………….

3. This mechanic is good at ………………….

Words commonly confused quiz

May 1st, 2011 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences. Each question is followed by two suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one.

1.    The new headmaster ………………. many changes in the school.

a)    Affected