Archive for December, 2015

Punctuation exercise

December 31st, 2015 in English Learning

Punctuation makes the meaning of a sentence clear. In some cases, a wrongly used punctuation mark can change the entire meaning of a sentence.

Do, does and did

December 29th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using do, does or did.

Notes

Use do and does in the simple present tense. Use did in the simple past tense.

Pronouns exercise

December 28th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate pronouns.

1. He injured …………………… while playing football.

a) himself
b) him

2. I can show you my ticket, but before that can you show me …………………….?

Direct and indirect speech exercise

December 26th, 2015 in English Quiz

Sentences are given in the direct speech. Change them into the indirect speech.

1. Seema asked me, ‘Where do you live?’

2. She said, ‘Please come here.’

Tenses exercise

December 25th, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate verb form.

1. She said that she ……………… the fee.

a) had paid
b) has paid
c) pays

Phrases for emergencies

December 22nd, 2015 in ESL

An emergency is an unexpected situation requiring immediate action. Here are some phrases that you can use in emergencies and difficult situations.

If you are in a genuine emergency, you must call the emergency services.

No, none, not

December 21st, 2015 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using no, none or not.

1. …………………. of my friends smoke.

a) None
b) No
c) Not

2. ………………… all birds can sing.