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Rewrite correctly

August 27th, 2016 in English Learning

Rewrite the following sentences correctly.

1. He was carrying too many luggages.

2. Have you got any new informations?

3. This material is more soft than that.

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.

Expressions with catch

July 30th, 2016 in English Learning

Here are some idiomatic expressions with catch.

The word catch can have several meanings.

Catch can mean understand.

  • He said something I couldn’t catch.

Number idioms

July 16th, 2016 in English Learning

Here is a list of number idioms.

Once and for all

If something happens once and for all, it happens permanently.

We will cut off all ties with her once and for all.

Identify the pronouns

July 1st, 2016 in English Learning

In the following sentences point out the pronouns and say what they stand for.

1. Alice was not a bit hurt and she jumped up on to her feet in a moment.

Antonyms exercise

June 13th, 2016 in English Learning

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

1. Inclination

Change affirmative to negative

June 7th, 2016 in English Learning

Read the following sentences. 

  • I had little knowledge of scorpions.
  • The dog ran round and round the room barking hysterically.

These sentences make a positive statement. Hence they are called affirmative sentences or positive sentences.