Vocabulary learning tips for IELTS

August 12th, 2012 in Vocabulary

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How to improve your vocabulary?

August 11th, 2012 in Vocabulary

To score well on the IELTS test, you must have a large, active vocabulary. So how can you improve your vocabulary? Here are a few tips.

Give yourself time

Sentence correction exercise

August 10th, 2012 in English Quiz

Each sentence given below contains a mistake which is in one of the underlined words or phrases. Find out that word / phrase that contains the error.

Transitional adverbs

August 9th, 2012 in English Learning

Transitional adverbs are words or phrases that writers use to move from one sentence to the next. They show the relationships between your sentences and paragraphs.

Phrasal verbs with hold

August 8th, 2012 in Expressions

Here is a list of phrasal verbs formed with the word hold.

Hold out

To hold out is to extend in front of you.

Phrasal verbs exercise

August 7th, 2012 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate phrasal verbs.

1. He was called Christopher ………………………….. his grandfather.

a) around            b) after                 c) for

Articles exercise

August 6th, 2012 in English Quiz

Read the story given below. You can find gaps in many sentences. Fill them up with appropriate articles.