Black Idioms

November 18th, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word ‘black’.

Black and blue

This expression is used to mean that a body part is bruised.

Color Idioms

November 17th, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word black.

As black as a skillet

If something is as black as a skillet, it is very black. The expression ‘as black as a stack of black cats’ means the same.

Common proverbs beginning with letter A

November 15th, 2014 in English for children

Here are some common English proverbs with their meanings.

Absence makes the heart grow fonder

This proverb means that being away from somebody will make you love them even more.

Simple past tense exercise

November 14th, 2014 in English Quiz

This grammar exercise tests your ability to use tenses correctly. You have to write sentences in the simple past tense using the appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets.

Simple present tense exercise

November 13th, 2014 in English Quiz

This grammar exercise tests your ability to use tenses correctly. You have to write sentences in the simple present tense using the appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets.

Legal idioms

November 13th, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions related to courts and judges.

Abide by a decision

To abide by a decision is to follow the orders issued by a court.

Present continuous tense exercise

November 12th, 2014 in English Quiz

This grammar exercise tests your ability to use tenses correctly. You have to write sentences in the present continuous tense using the appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets.