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So…that…

November 30th, 2016 in English Learning

So means more or less the same as very. Actually in most situations where so is possible, very is also a suitable word.

  • You are so beautiful. (= You are very beautiful.)

Vocabulary exercise | word forms

November 23rd, 2016 in English Learning

Complete the following sentences using the appropriate form of the word given in the brackets.

1. The old woman’s …………….. of people made her a recluse. (hate)

Common idioms

November 21st, 2016 in English Learning

Here are some common idiomatic expressions in English.

You rock

This is an expression used to praise someone. When you say that someone rocks what you mean is that they are great.

Punctuation exercise

November 10th, 2016 in English Learning

Read the following sentences and add either a full stop or an exclamation mark.

Notes

An exclamatory sentence expresses a sudden or strong emotion or feeling.

Phrasal verbs with hold

November 4th, 2016 in English Learning

Here is a list of phrasal verbs using the word hold. Each one is followed by its meaning. Example sentences are also given.

Hold something against

Change negative into affirmative

October 15th, 2016 in English Learning

Rewrite the following negative sentences as affirmative sentences.

1. Rahul did not attend the conference yesterday.

2. Shalini does not have a car.

3. Urmila does not want to be an architect.

Words used as adjectives and adverbs

October 8th, 2016 in English Learning

Some words can be used both as adjectives and adverbs. Some common examples of such words are given below.

Loud