Archive for October, 2015

Sentence completion worksheet

October 23rd, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. The little boy was ……………… the old beggar.

a) frightened of
b) frightened at
c) frightened after
d) frightened by

Some common prepositions and their correct use

October 22nd, 2015 in English Learning

Correct usage of some common prepositions are explained in this article.


In is used with the names of countries and large towns.

  • He was born in Australia.

Idiomatic expressions beginning with B

October 20th, 2015 in Expressions

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions beginning with the letter B.

Back seat driver

This expression is used to refer to someone who gives unwanted advice.

English vocabulary worksheet

October 20th, 2015 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences.

1. She had a radiant appearance which at once ………………… everybody.

a) inspired
b) pleased
c) impressed
d) antagonized

Vocabulary worksheet

October 19th, 2015 in Vocabulary

Fill in the blanks.

1. A ………………… amount of money has already been spent on this project.

a) considerate
b) consistent
c) considerable
d) consorted

Asking for things

October 19th, 2015 in English for children

To ask for something you can use ‘Can I have…?’ or ‘Could I have…?’. You can make your question more polite by adding please.

Can I have some more potatoes, please?

Words that describe personalities

October 18th, 2015 in Vocabulary

1. Which of the following words can be used to refer to a person who makes everyone toe the line?

a) sycophant
b) dabbler
c) martinet