Archive for February, 2010

Direct and Indirect Speech Exercise

February 14th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Turn the following sentences into indirect speech.

Verbs Quiz

February 13th, 2010 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate forms of the verb.

1.    The principal ————————- to talk to you.

a)    Want
b)    Wants
c)    Wanting
d)    Is wanting

Nouns and Pronouns Exercise

February 13th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Correct the following sentences.

Phrasal Verbs Quiz II

February 13th, 2010 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate idioms or phrasal verbs

1.    Adversity often —————— virtues unsuspected before.

a)    Calls in
b)    Calls out
c)    Calls on
d)    Calls up

Conjunctions Exercise

February 12th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Conjunctions are words that join together sentences, and sometimes words. There are mainly two types of conjunctions – coordinating conjunctions and subordinating conjunctions.

Correct Use of Some Conjunctions (Continued…)

February 12th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Except and unless

The conjunction except does not mean the same as the conjunction unless.

Prepositions Quiz II (Beginner)

February 12th, 2010 in English for children, English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate prepositions.

1.    He has heavily invested ——————- shares.

a)    With
b)    On
c)    In
d)    For

2.    Let’s talk ——————— something else.