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Rewrite using it

September 1st, 2015 in English Learning

Rewrite the following sentences using ‘it’.

1. To remember your telephone number is easy.

2. How the robbers got into the bank is still a mystery.

Idioms exercise

August 30th, 2015 in English Learning

Each sentence given below contains an idiomatic expression. From the given options, you have to select the phrase or sentence that expresses the meaning of the idiom.

Idioms and their meanings

August 26th, 2015 in English Learning

Here is a list of common idiomatic expressions in English.

Not hang together

If things do not hang together, they are not consistent with each other.

Take exception to

Common idioms

August 25th, 2015 in English Learning

Some common idioms are given below with their meanings and example sentences.

Call in question / Call into question

To call something in question is to challenge it.

Identify the object

August 19th, 2015 in English Learning

Underline the objects in the following sentences.

  1. They tied the rope to his legs.
  2. The boys pulled him out.
  3. I need an answer.
  4. He said nothing.

Formation of adjectives

August 14th, 2015 in English Learning

Adjectives are formed from other words. We usually make adjectives by putting suffixes. Suffixes are letters added after a word. Sometimes we have to make some spelling changes to the word before adding the suffix.

Review: Parts of speech

August 11th, 2015 in English Learning

In grammar words are divided into classes known as parts of speech. There are eight parts of speech in English.

They are: nouns, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, verbs, prepositions, conjunctions and interjections.