Archive for May, 2016

Combine using a connecting word

May 5th, 2016 in English Learning

Combine the following sentences using an appropriate connecting word.

1. Rahul was ill. He could not attend the conference.

2. You should pay the fee immediately. If you don’t, you will be expelled from the class.

Sentence completion exercise

May 4th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. Sigmund Freud …………………. his groundbreaking book, the Interpretation of Dreams in 1899.

a) had published
b) published
c) has published

Identify the conditional

May 3rd, 2016 in English Learning

There are mainly four types of conditional sentences – zero conditional, first conditional, second conditional and third conditional

Identify the conditional clause used in the following sentences.

Verbal ability test – antonyms

May 2nd, 2016 in English Quiz

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.

1. Distend

Affirmative to negative

May 2nd, 2016 in English Quiz

Change affirmative sentences into negative sentences.

1. He works hard.

2. He is cooking dinner.

3. The postman has come.

4. There are many students in the class.

Make questions

May 2nd, 2016 in English Quiz

Change the following affirmative sentences into interrogative sentences.

1. She has been working with them for ten years.

2. They came in the morning.

3. He asked her an interesting question.

Uses of the

May 1st, 2016 in English Learning

The definite article ‘the’ is used:

When we speak of a particular person, place or thing

  • I met the Chief Minister yesterday.
  • The driver stopped the car.