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Combine using an infinitive

November 27th, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using infinitives.

1. I want to retire at forty. That is my ambition.

2. You have to cross the river without being seen. That is your task.

Conjunctions exercise

November 22nd, 2014 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using a conjunction.

1. I worked all day. I was tired.

2. The boy fell down. He was climbing up the ladder.

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.