Kinds of sentences

September 26th, 2014 in Improve English

There are four kinds of sentences.

1. Declarative sentence

2. Imperative sentence

3. Exclamatory sentence

4. Interrogative sentence

A declarative sentence simply makes a statement.

Articles exercise

September 25th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using appropriate articles.

1. Maya is …………………….. pretty girl. (a / an / the)

2. He is …………………….. smartest boy in ……………….. class. (a / an / the)

Call phrasal verbs

September 24th, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of phrasal verbs using the word call.

Call back

To call back is to ask people to return from one position or situation to a previous one.

Idiomatic expressions with toes

September 22nd, 2014 in Improve English

The word toe is used in some common idiomatic expressions. Here is a list of them.

Subject-verb agreement exercise

September 21st, 2014 in English Quiz

This grammar exercise tests your ability to use verbs that agree with the subject in number and person.

Complete the given sentences using an appropriate word or phrase. Choose your answers from the given options.

Reporting statements

September 17th, 2014 in Improve English

We usually use the conjunction ‘that’ to report statements. The most common verbs used to report statements are ‘said’ and ‘told’.

An example is given below.

Phrasal verbs with R

September 16th, 2014 in Improve English, Vocabulary

Rack up

To rack points up is to collect them.

  • Indian contingent managed to rack up only six gold medals at the Asian Games.

Rake up