Subject verb agreement exercise

October 11th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using a verb form that agrees with the subject.

1. The lifespan of these insects ………………….. very short. (is / are)

Question tags exercise

October 10th, 2014 in Improve English

Add appropriate question tags to the following sentences.

1. You are attending the party, ……………………?

2. They went to the movies, …………………….?

3. He is not playing for the team, …………………..?

Simple present or present continuous

October 8th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using the simple present or present continuous tense form of the verb given in the brackets.

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Phrasal verbs exercise

October 8th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate phrasal verb.

1. The speeding motorist was ………………… by the traffic cop.

a) pulled over

b) pulled in

c) pulled down

Relative pronouns exercise

October 7th, 2014 in Improve English

Combine the following sentences using an appropriate relative pronoun.

1. The man is standing in that corner. He is a policeman.

2. The young girl sang the national anthem. She has a lovely voice.

Subject and predicate exercise

October 6th, 2014 in Improve English

Separate the subject and the predicate in the following sentences.

1. My eighty-year old mother can still read without glasses.

2. Swimming the Palk Straits was one of the greatest achievements of Mihir Sen.

Phrases and clauses exercise

October 6th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the given sentences putting the words, phrases and clauses given in brackets, in the right order.

1. ……………………….. is called Bodh Gaya. (place, where the Buddha got enlightenment, the)