Archive for April, 2011

Modal auxiliary verbs exercise # 3

April 23rd, 2011 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate auxiliary verbs. Choose your answers from the options given in the brackets.

1.       When I was young, I …………………… run four miles at a stretch. (could / can / might)

Prepositions quiz

April 21st, 2011 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate prepositions. Choose your answers from the options given in the brackets.

1.       He ran …………………… the road. (across / among / at)

Correct the mistakes

April 20th, 2011 in Improve English

Correct the following sentences.

1.       I am very much sorry.

2.       He was very kind enough to invite us.

3.       Can you tell me the story in details?

Modal auxiliary verbs exercise

April 19th, 2011 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with appropriate auxiliary verbs. Choose your answers from the options given below each question.

1.       When I was a child, I ………………………. watch TV whenever I wanted to.

Forward, forwards, backward, backwards etc

April 16th, 2011 in Improve English

The words backward, backwards, forward, forwards, outward, outwards etc can be used as adjectives and adverbs.

As adjectives

The relative adverbs when, where and why

April 15th, 2011 in Improve English

Like relative pronouns, relative adverbs can be used to join two clauses together. The relative adverbs when and where can introduce relative clauses after nouns referring to time and place.

Confusing Words Quiz

April 14th, 2011 in Vocabulary

Fill in the blanks with the most appropriate option given below each question.

1.       I don’t like his style of writing because it is too ……………………

a)      verbose