Archive for September, 2014

Vocabulary exercise

September 8th, 2014 in Improve English

This exercise tests your range of vocabulary.

1. A person who has morbid anxiety about his or her health is a /an …………………….

a) hypochondriac

b) martinet

Vocabulary exercise

September 7th, 2014 in Improve English

1. Which of the following words can be used to refer to a man who excessively worships, caters to and submits to the most outlandish or outrageous demands of his wife?

Confusing words exercise

September 6th, 2014 in Improve English

Several words are confused because of faulty pronunciation. Here is a simple vocabulary exercise about commonly confused words.

Words Confused Owing To Faulty Pronunciation

1. Bread is made of ……………………….

Clauses and phrases exercise

September 6th, 2014 in Improve English

Rearrange the words and make meaningful sentences.

1. health good is everyone necessary for

2. shadows the evening casts sun long

3. moon in a the sky bright shone

Different ways of expressing a concept

September 5th, 2014 in English Learning, Improve English

In English, there are several different ways to express a concept.

Study the sentence given below.

  • When we were in Chennai, my mother used to go to the temple every day.

One word exercise

September 4th, 2014 in Improve English

Give one word.

1. One who has delusions of power or greatness

a) Arsonist

b) Nymphomaniac

c) Megalomaniac

d) Agoraphobe

2. One who fears crowded places

Tenses exercise

September 3rd, 2014 in Improve English

This grammar exercise tests your understanding of tense forms. Complete the following sentences using an appropriate verb form.

1. …………………….. you know his name?

a) Do

b) Does