Kinds of sentences (Beginner level)

June 16th, 2013 in English for children

A sentence is a group of words which makes complete sense. A sentence begins with a capital letter and ends with a full stop, a question mark or an exclamatory mark.

Grammar and vocabulary exercise

June 15th, 2013 in English Quiz

This exercise tests your grammar and vocabulary skills.

1. If I ………………………….. his phone number, I could call him.

a) know

b) knew

c) had known

English Vocabulary Exercise

June 14th, 2013 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. After his father’s death, he took over the …………………………… of the company.

a) reigns

b) reins

Metaphors with colors

June 13th, 2013 in Style Guide

The names of colors have inspired the formation of several metaphors in English. In this lesson we will take a look at some of these idiomatic expressions.

Blue rinse

English vocabulary exercise

June 12th, 2013 in Vocabulary

Test your knowledge of English vocabulary with this exercise. Each question is followed by four suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one.

1. The word most closely associated with HOSPITALITY is:

Sentence completion exercise

June 11th, 2013 in English Learning

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate word or phrase.

1. He only earns a small salary that he finds it difficult to ……………………………….

a) make both ends meet

Words with idiomatic meanings

June 10th, 2013 in Vocabulary

Here is a list of words and phrases that have idiomatic meanings. You may come across these words in newspaper articles and magazines.