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Opposite and in front of

October 21st, 2014 in English Learning

The word opposite can be an adjective, an adverb or a noun.

As an adverb it means ‘across from’ or ‘facing something/someone’.

  • The bus stop is opposite the cinema.

Sentence completion exercise

October 20th, 2014 in English Learning

This exercise tests your ability to write conditional sentences. Complete the following sentences using an appropriate conditional verb form. There are very many possibilities. Just make sure that your sentences are correct and make sense.

Different ways of expressing a concept

September 5th, 2014 in English Learning, Improve English

In English, there are several different ways to express a concept.

Study the sentence given below.

  • When we were in Chennai, my mother used to go to the temple every day.

Error detection

August 27th, 2014 in English Learning

1. By the time he gets back from his foreign vacation, the company has appointed another person.

a) By the time

b) he gets back

c) from his foreign vacation

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.

Using suggest

August 15th, 2014 in English Learning

Suggest is one of those verbs that cannot be followed by a to-infinitive.

Suggest can be followed by an –ing form or a that-clause.

  • Activists suggested abolishing the plan to build the bridge.

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.