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Conjunctive adverbs

May 24th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. The girl didn’t get the best medical care. …………………, she died soon after.

a) Despite this
b) As a result
c) In addition
d) In this case

Discourse markers exercise

May 24th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. ……………….. I fired at the leopard, he shook my arm.

a) as
b) since
c) because
d) for

Antonyms exercise

May 23rd, 2016 in English Quiz

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

1. Maudlin

a) unemotional
b) sentimental
c) affectionate
d) foolish
e) tearful

Transitional adverbs

May 20th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. …………………. Alice, everyone enjoyed the party.

a) Except for
b) In addition to
c) For instance
d) In particular

Tenses worksheet

May 15th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate tense form.

1. She …………………….. with us for six years.

a) has worked
b) has been working
c) Either could be used here

Vocabulary exercise

May 14th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word.

1. She …………………….. her child on the doorstep.

a) abdicated
b) abated
c) abandoned

2. He was ……………….. at forgetting his wedding anniversary.

Verbal ability – Antonyms

May 12th, 2016 in English Quiz

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

1. Monomania