Archive for April, 2014

Simple past or present perfect tense exercise

April 26th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate past simple or present perfect tense form.

1. I ……………… that movie.

a) have seen

b) saw

Latin words in English

April 26th, 2014 in Words

English has borrowed several words and phrases from Latin. Many of them have also become an integral part of English.

Here is a brief list of Latin phrases in English.

Tenses exercise

April 25th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate tense forms.

1. We ………………. the old man to the hospital last evening.

a) took

b) take

c) have taken

Pronouns exercise

April 24th, 2014 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences choosing the correct form of the pronoun.

1. Jack is one player ……………….. may beat me.

a) who

b) whom

Vocabulary exercise – one word substitution

April 24th, 2014 in Vocabulary

1. Which of the following words refers to the skill required to manage international affairs?

a) Diplomacy

b) Tact

c) Tenacity

Making arrangements

April 23rd, 2014 in English for children

In this lesson, we will explain some common expressions you can use to make arrangements.

To make an arrangement use, We can….

We can eat out tonight.

Idiomatic expressions with pleasure

April 22nd, 2014 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word pleasure.

Don’t believe I’ve had the pleasure

This expression is used to suggest that you haven’t met someone yet.