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Change into past tense

August 21st, 2014 in English Learning

In the following sentences change the verb into the past tense.

1. Suma writes to her mother every day.

2. He does not have a job.

Passive voice exercise

August 3rd, 2014 in English Learning

Change the following sentences into passive voice. Choose your answer from the given options.

1. The teacher praised the boy.

a) The boy praised the teacher.

Sentence synthesis exercise

August 2nd, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using an appropriate conjunction or a participle.

1. The thief heard the noise. He ran away.

2. He is very fat. He cannot walk fast.

Parts of speech exercise

July 29th, 2014 in English Learning

Name the part of speech of each of the italicized word in the following sentences, giving in each case your reason for the classification.

1. Still waters run deep.

Replace noun phrase with noun clause

July 28th, 2014 in English Learning

In each of the following sentences replace the words in italics by suitable noun clauses.

1. No one can guess the time of his arrival.

Insert articles where necessary

July 22nd, 2014 in English Learning

The sentences given below do not contain articles. Rewrite the sentences with appropriate articles. In some cases, articles may not be necessary.

1. We started early in morning.

Ending a sentence with a preposition

July 18th, 2014 in English Learning

As far as possible, avoid ending a sentence with a preposition. Note that this is not a serious error. In fact, several good writers have happily defied this rule. Still, if you end your sentences with a preposition you may offend some of your readers.