Archive for March, 2013

Phrasal verbs exercise

March 21st, 2013 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate words or expressions.

1. Do not believe what she says. She is just putting you …………………………….!

a) off

b) on

How cohesive devices improve your writing?

March 18th, 2013 in Essay Writing

Cohesion means unity. In writing as well as in speech we use certain words and expressions to establish connections among ideas in a sentence and paragraph. These cohesive devices add unity to your answer. If you do not use them often enough, your essay will become a collection of disjointed sentences.

How to edit your work?

March 17th, 2013 in Essay Writing

Time limit is the biggest problem that many students face while writing an exam. Unfortunately there is hardly anything that you can do about it: time limits are going to stay here. However, you can improve your score by following the tips given in this article.

Present continuous tense exercise for kids

March 16th, 2013 in English for children

The present continuous tense is used to talk about actions and situations that are going on at the moment of speaking.

Find proverbs with similar meanings

March 15th, 2013 in Improve English

Find the proverb that is closest in meaning to the sentences given below.

1. Become wise after having an unpleasant experience.

a) Look before you leap

One word for a group

March 14th, 2013 in Vocabulary

Give one word for the following phrases.

1. A post which carries no salary

a) honorary      b) honorable    c) gracious d) none of these

Perfect conditional

March 13th, 2013 in English Grammar

The perfect conditional in its continuous form is used to talk about unreal situations.

Form: would have been + -ing form of the verb

Examples are: