Present and past participles

August 23rd, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate present or past participle form.

1. I am not ……………….. in politics.

a) interested
b) interesting

Common idioms

August 23rd, 2016 in English Learning

Hit the nail on the head

To hit the nail on the head is to be exactly right.

Get hitched

To get hitched is to get married.

Gap fills

August 22nd, 2016 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences.

1. If I had known, I ………………. you.

a) will tell
b) would have told
c) would tell

2. Can you look ……………. the dog while I am away?

Past participles worksheet

August 21st, 2016 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with the past or past participle form of the verb.

1. It has been years since I last …………….. him.

a) saw
b) had seen
c) seen

Antonyms

August 18th, 2016 in English Quiz

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.

1. Callous

Time expressions

August 18th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate phrases or clauses.

1. I want to know ………………

2. If he had asked me …………………….

3. She would have come ………………………….

Opposites worksheet

August 17th, 2016 in Words

Fill in the blanks with the word opposite in meaning to the word underlined.

1. This surface is rough. We have to make it ………………. by using sand paper.