Rearrange sentences

October 4th, 2014 in Improve English

Arrange the words / phrases / clauses given in brackets in the right order and make meaningful sentences.

1. The prisoner ………………………. (what had happened, the judge, told)

Simple present tense worksheet

October 3rd, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate simple present tense form.

1. My sister ………………… a nurse.

a) is

b) are

c) has

Adverb clauses

October 2nd, 2014 in Improve English

Pick out the adverb clauses in the following sentences and tell the kind of each clause. 1. Forgive us as we forgive our enemies.

2. He arrived when we were about to leave.

Wolf idioms

October 1st, 2014 in Improve English

Here is a list of idioms using the word wolf. Each idiom is followed by its meaning or definition. Example sentences are also given.

Cry wolf

Phrasal verbs exercise

October 1st, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using appropriate phrasal verbs.

1. The passengers were relieved when the bomb threat ……………………. to be a hoax.

a) turned on

b) turned out

Simple present or present continuous tense exercise

September 30th, 2014 in Improve English

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

Tips

Card playing idioms

September 29th, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions related to card games.

Above board

When you are above board, you are honest. Players used to keep their hands above the board or table while playing cards. This was done to show their honesty.