Vocabulary exercise

August 6th, 2014 in Vocabulary

1. Which of the following words can be used to refer to a man about town?

a) Viviparous

b) Vivacious

c) Bon vivant

d) Joie de vivre

After all and at all

August 5th, 2014 in English Grammar

After all

This expression is used for saying that something is true in spite of what was said, done or planned before. When after all is used with this meaning, it usually goes at the end of the clause.

Must and can | grammar exercise

August 4th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using must or can.

1. He ………………. start coming on time.

a) must

b) can

2. I can’t find my keys. I ……………… have left them at home.

Adjective clause exercise

August 4th, 2014 in English Teaching

An adjective clause is a group of words which serves the same purpose as an adjective. It has a subject and a predicate of its own.

Passive voice exercise

August 3rd, 2014 in English Learning

Change the following sentences into passive voice. Choose your answer from the given options.

1. The teacher praised the boy.

a) The boy praised the teacher.

Sentence synthesis exercise

August 2nd, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using an appropriate conjunction or a participle.

1. The thief heard the noise. He ran away.

2. He is very fat. He cannot walk fast.

Less and fewer

August 1st, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using less or fewer.

Hint

Use fewer with countable nouns and less with uncountable nouns.

1. There were ………………. students in the class today than yesterday.