Archive for February, 2010

Active and Passive Voice Exercise 2

February 3rd, 2010 in English Grammar

Find out the verbs in the following sentences and state whether they are in the active voice or passive voice.

Active and Passive Voice Exercise

February 3rd, 2010 in English Grammar

Change the following sentences from the active voice into the passive voice.

Intransitive Verbs Used as Transitive Verbs

February 3rd, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

When an intransitive verb is used in a causative sense it becomes transitive.
Read the sentences given below:
The dog walks. (The verb walks is intransitive in this sentence because it has no object.)
He walks the dog. (The verb walks is transitive in this sentence because it has an object – the dog.)

Articles Exercise

February 2nd, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning

Insert articles where necessary.

Articles Quiz

February 2nd, 2010 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles.

1.    Gold is —————— precious metal.

a)    A
b)    An
c)    The

2.    Brutus is —————— honorable man.

Few and Little Quiz I

February 1st, 2010 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with suitable forms of the adjective.

1.    ——————— precaution is necessary in handling that machine.

a)    A few
b)    A little
c)    The few
d)    The little

Superlative and Comparative Adjectives Quiz 2

February 1st, 2010 in English Quiz

Supply the proper form of the adjective given in the brackets.