Conjunctions exercise

July 10th, 2015 in English Quiz

Combine the following sentences using appropriate conjunctions.

1. Man proposes. God disposes.

2. I will not help you. You have never stood by me.

3. He worked hard. He failed.

Pronouns exercise

July 9th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate pronouns.

  1. James has been absent for three days because of ………………….. illness.
  2. There are many boys in the playground. ……………………. are all waiting for their captain to arrive.

Present continuous tense passive

July 6th, 2015 in English Learning

We use the present continuous tense to talk about actions and situations that are going on at the moment of speaking.

Complete the given passage

July 5th, 2015 in English Quiz

Floods warnings and timely evacuation can save thousands ………………. lives. Technology has certainly …………….. (make) natural disasters more manageable. Now we can accurately predict hurricanes and heavy rains. Heavy storms ………………. (lash) the coasts of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa last year. However, since the government ……………….. (evacuate) millions of people before the storms and the rains hit these states, there were few casualties. Yes, the storms and the rains …………….. (cause) widespread damage to property. Still, timely warnings …………….. (save) human lives.

Adjectives exercise

July 2nd, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate adjectives.

1. You reached the hall ………………. than I. (later / latter)

2. The …………………. part of the novel is more interesting than the former. (latter / former)

Conjunctions worksheet

July 1st, 2015 in English Quiz

Underline the conjunctions in the following sentences.

Notes

Conjunctions are words used to connect two words or two clauses.

1. When I opened my eyes I saw a strange sight.

Common errors in the use of verbs

June 30th, 2015 in Common Mistakes

In this lesson we will take a closer look at some common mistakes in the use of verbs.

Incorrect: He is waiting for you from 10 o’clock.
Correct: He has been waiting for you since 10 o’clock.