Prepositions | Gap Fills

June 12th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate prepositions.

1. He hails …………………. a small village in Maharashtra.

2. He didn’t pay heed ………………….. my advice.

3. Please listen ……………………. me.

Simple past tense worksheet

June 11th, 2015 in English Quiz

Simple past tense worksheet

Make sentences in the simple past tense using the verb given in the brackets.

1. I ——————- (see) James yesterday.

2. I ———————- (have) some visitors yesterday.

Talking about weather

June 10th, 2015 in English Learning

Weather is a safe topic for conversation. That probably explains why people often begin conversations by talking about the weather.

Here are some common weather-related conversation starters.

Applying for a job

June 9th, 2015 in English Learning

Making a job application

Here are some phrases and statements you can use while applying for a job.

Do you have any vacancies available?

Words with appropriate prepositions

June 8th, 2015 in English Learning

Some words are followed by particular prepositions. Examples are given below

Search for

The authorities searched for the missing plane for several weeks; still, they could not find any traces of it.

Talking about jobs

June 7th, 2015 in English Learning

Here are some English phrases you can use to talk about jobs. Using these phrases you will be able to discuss the type of job you do and where you work.

Make questions

June 6th, 2015 in English Learning

Frame a question to get the words in italics as the answer.

1. James has bought a new car.

2. The teacher called Peter.

3. This is my father’s computer.