Pronouns exercise

March 21st, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate pronouns.

1. That moped is …………….. . (my / mine / me)

2. If anyone has any objection, let ……………. speak out. (they / them)

Reflexive pronouns exercise

March 20th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate reflexive pronouns.

1. We should have faith in ……………………..

2. Didn’t I ask you to go ………………..?

Sentence synthesis exercise

March 19th, 2014 in English Learning

Combine each of the following pairs of sentences into a complex sentence consisting of an independent clause and a subordinate noun clause.

1. Someone is plucking my flowers. I want to find out who.

Change imperative sentence into declarative sentence

March 18th, 2014 in English Learning

Change the following imperative sentences into declarative sentence.

1. The mother told the children, ‘Take milk twice a day to improve your health.’ (Use advise)

Reported speech exercise

March 18th, 2014 in English Quiz

Turn the following interrogative sentences into indirect speech.

1. Student to clerk: ‘When will the application forms be ready?’

2. Girl to clerk: ‘How much should I pay for the application form?’

Common mistakes in English

March 18th, 2014 in Common Mistakes

Some common errors in English are listed below.

Incorrect: Have you received any informations?

Correct: Have you received any information?

The word information is uncountable in English. It does not have a plural form.

Grammar exercise: relative pronouns

March 17th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate relative pronouns.

1. He is an actor ……………….. is admired by everyone.

2. The bus …………………… fell into the river carried fifty passengers.