Using off

July 10th, 2014 in English Learning

The word off can be used as an adverb and a preposition.

Off as an adverb

As an adverb, off modifies the verb.

Study the examples given below.

Comparative or superlative

July 9th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate comparative or superlative form.

1. It is more expensive ………………. I thought.

a) than

b) then

c) like

Formation of questions

July 6th, 2014 in English Learning

Read the following declarative sentences and change them into questions.

We make questions by putting the auxiliary verb before the subject. If there is no auxiliary verb, we use do, does or did to form questions.

Rewrite correctly

July 5th, 2014 in English Learning

Rewrite the following sentences correctly.

Each sentence given below contains one or more mistakes. Correct the mistakes and rewrite the sentences.

1. She was carrying too many luggages.

Change simple sentence into complex or compound sentence

July 4th, 2014 in English Learning

In order to transform a simple sentence into a complex sentence, we have to expand a word or phrase into a subordinate clause.

Study the example given below.

Comparative or superlative

July 3rd, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate comparative or superlative form of the adjectives given in the brackets.

1. Prevention is …………………. than cure. (good)

Parts of speech exercise

July 2nd, 2014 in English Quiz

 

Each sentence given below contains an underlined word. You have to find out what part of speech that word belongs to.

1. She was running a high temperature.