Idiomatic expressions with pull

July 29th, 2016 in English Teaching

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word pull.

Pull away

To pull away is to move steadily.

The train pulled away.

Sentence completion

July 28th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. He invented a machine that ……………. people in wheelchairs to get up stairs.

a) able
b) enable
c) unable
d) capable

Expressions with pick

July 27th, 2016 in Improve English

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions with pick.

Pick and choose

To pick and choose is to select only the best from a number of options.

Simple present tense worksheet

July 27th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate simple present tense form.

1. My brother ………………… very well.

a) sing
b) sings
c) is singing

2. My mother …………………. delicious foods.

Uses of be

July 26th, 2016 in English Quiz

Uses of be

The auxiliary be has five forms – is, am, are, was and were.

The forms is, am and are are only used in the present tense whereas the forms was and were are used in the past tense.

Subject-verb agreement

July 25th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using a verb that agrees with the subject.

1. The horse and carriage ………………. at the door.

a) is
b) are

Sentence transformation

July 23rd, 2016 in English Quiz

Sentences are given in the simple present tense. Change them into the simple past.

1. My father works at a bank.

2. He teaches English at a government school.