Archive for November, 2015

So and such | Grammar exercise

November 8th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using so or such.

1. It was ……………… a long journey.

a) so
b) such

2. Don’t be ………………… silly.

a) so
b) such

Fill in the blanks

November 7th, 2015 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks

1. At night most climbers took their gloves off, but I ……………… to keep them on.

a) prefer
b) preferred
c) had preferred

Simple present tense worksheet

November 6th, 2015 in English Quiz

Make sentences in the simple present tense.

1. James ……………….. (teach) classical music at a private academy.

2. I …………………. (get) up at 6 o’clock.

Prepositions after verbs

November 5th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate preposition.

1. The train arrived ………………… 6 o’clock. (at / in / on)

2. Everybody was listening …………………. the news. (to / at / for)

Make questions

November 3rd, 2015 in English Quiz

Change the following sentences into questions.

1. He has been waiting here since morning.

2. She said nothing.

3. He wants to leave.

4. She will not permit this.

Some common idiomatic expressions

November 3rd, 2015 in Expressions

Here is a list of common idiomatic expressions.

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

Verb + verb structures in English

November 2nd, 2015 in English Learning

Modal auxiliaries are followed by forms of other verbs.

  • I would like to go.
  • I can explain everything.
  • She may come.
  • You must follow my instructions.