Simple Present Tense Exercise

August 26th, 2017 in English Quiz

In the simple present tense, the verb takes the marker -s when the subject is a singular noun or pronoun. When the subject is the first person singular pronoun ‘I’ or a plural noun or pronoun, there is no -s marking.

Some Common Expressions In English

August 21st, 2017 in English Learning

Long time no see!

Long time no see! means ‘I have not seen you in a long time.’

Robin: Hi Jeena, long time no see! Where have you been keeping yourself?

Conjunctions Exercise

August 17th, 2017 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate conjunction or preposition.

1. ……………………. you want to make money, you have to work hard. (If / Whether / Unless)

Tenses Exercise

August 14th, 2017 in English Quiz

Underline the verbs in the following sentences and identity the tense form.

Identity the tense form used in the following sentences.

1. The birds were singing sweetly.

Formation of Negatives in The Simple Present and Simple Past

August 9th, 2017 in Improve English

Affirmative sentences in the simple present and simple past tense do not have an auxiliary verb. We use do, does or did to change them into questions.

General Grammar Exercise

August 2nd, 2017 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences with an appropriate word or phrase.

1. I have been learning the violin ……………….. two years.

a) for
b) since
c) from

Money Idioms

July 30th, 2017 in English Learning

To tighten the purse strings

To tighten the purse strings is to reduce expenditure.

  • If we want to buy an apartment we’ll have to tighten the purse strings a bit.