Gap fills

March 23rd, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. The train is now ……………………….. the Victoria Terminus.

a) approaching
b) approaching at
c) approaching to
d) approaching on

Vocabulary exercise

March 22nd, 2015 in English Quiz

This exercise tests your range of vocabulary.

1. If you are in influential person, you will have lots of people ……………………… at your feet.

a) falling
b) sweeping
c) fawning
d) kneeling

How to make questions when there is no auxiliary verb

March 22nd, 2015 in English Learning

Forming questions can be tricky when the statement does not contain auxiliary verbs.

Study the examples given below:

Mike likes chocolates. (Statement)

Transitive verbs with two objects

March 18th, 2015 in English Learning

Verbs that take an object are called transitive verbs.

I bought a pair of trousers.

Here the noun phrase ‘a pair of trousers’ acts as the object of the verb ‘bought’. Therefore, ‘bought’ is used as a transitive verb in this sentence.

Prepositions exercise

March 16th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate prepositions.

1. I entirely agree …………………. you on this point.

a) with b) from c) to d) on

Grammar worksheet

March 14th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. When I was young I ………………………. every day.

a) used to exercise
b) had exercised
c) was exercising
d) exercising

The possessive case

March 13th, 2015 in English Grammar

The possessive case indicates possession.
Read the sentence given below.

This is John’s car.

Here the noun John’s is in the possessive case. A noun which shows ownership or possession is said to be in the possessive case.