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.
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?
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.