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.

Vocabulary exercise

July 1st, 2014 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. You must not —————– important facts about your health from your doctor.

a) conceal

b) console

Relative pronouns exercise

June 30th, 2014 in English Quiz

Relative pronouns are words like who, which and that. They can combine two clauses into one. The relative pronoun ‘who’ is only used to refer to people; ‘which’ is used to refer to animals or things. ‘That’ can refer to both people and things.

Idiomatic expressions using the word bread

June 29th, 2014 in Expressions

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

Someone’s bread and butter

This is a figurative expression. Your bread and butter is your livelihood.

Tenses exercise | gap fills

June 28th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate verb form.

1. They ……………………… for years.

a) are waiting

b) have been waiting

c) had been waiting