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Infinitives with and without to

October 16th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate infinitive form of the verb given in the brackets.

1. We saw the ship …………………… the harbor.

a) leave
b) to leave

Simple past or present perfect tense

October 13th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using the simple past or present perfect tense.

1. I …………………….. (receive) the parcel. I …………………. (receive) it two days ago.

Phrases exercise

October 12th, 2014 in Improve English

Arrange the words or phrases given in the brackets in the right order and make meaningful sentences.

1. The chief guest ……………………. (about his childhood, spoke)

Subject verb agreement exercise

October 11th, 2014 in Improve English

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

1. The lifespan of these insects ………………….. very short. (is / are)

Question tags exercise

October 10th, 2014 in Improve English

Add appropriate question tags to the following sentences.

1. You are attending the party, ……………………?

2. They went to the movies, …………………….?

3. He is not playing for the team, …………………..?

Simple present or present continuous

October 8th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using the simple present or present continuous tense form of the verb given in the brackets.

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Phrasal verbs exercise

October 8th, 2014 in Improve English

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate phrasal verb.

1. The speeding motorist was ………………… by the traffic cop.

a) pulled over

b) pulled in

c) pulled down