Tenses exercise

November 30th, 2014 in English Quiz

1. I ………………. that film last week.

a) have seen
b) saw
c) had seen

2. When I reached home, he ………………….

Personal pronouns exercise

November 29th, 2014 in English Quiz

Test your understanding of pronouns with this exercise.

1. I have a sister. ………………… is five years old.

a) She
b) Her
c) he

Combine using an infinitive

November 27th, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using infinitives.

1. I want to retire at forty. That is my ambition.

2. You have to cross the river without being seen. That is your task.

Clothing idioms

November 26th, 2014 in Expressions

Air/wash one`s dirty linen in public

To air/wash your dirty linen in public is to discuss your private problems and quarrels in front of others.

Conjunctions exercise

November 22nd, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using a conjunction.

1. I worked all day. I was tired.

2. The boy fell down. He was climbing up the ladder.

Passive voice exercise

November 21st, 2014 in English Quiz

Change the following sentences into passive voice.

1. The cat killed the mouse.

2. Charles bought the pony for his daughter.

3. The woodcutter felled the tree.

Phrasal verbs exercise

November 20th, 2014 in English Quiz

Each sentence given below contains an incomplete phrasal verb. You have to complete the expression by supplying an adverb particle or preposition.

1. He dashed …………………… before I could say anything.