Adverbs Exercise

March 22nd, 2018 in English Quiz

Adverbs are words used to modify verbs. Adverbs also modify adjectives and other adverbs.

Most words ending in –ly are adverbs. Place words and time words also adverbs. Examples are: kindly, pleasantly, brilliantly, now, then, soon, yesterday.

Vocabulary Exercise

March 18th, 2018 in Improve English

Fill in the blanks with the appropriate form of the word given in the brackets.

1. I will do the ……………………… of the trip if you will run the projector. (narrate)

Simple Past Or Present Perfect Tense Exercise

March 15th, 2018 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with a simple past or present perfect tense form.

Prepositions Exercise

March 9th, 2018 in English Learning

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate preposition.

1. He could tell …………………… the quiver in her lower lip that she was about to cry. (by / with)

Special Uses Of As And Though

March 6th, 2018 in English Learning

In a special structure, both as and though can be used after an adjective or an adverb. In this case, they both mean ‘although’.
Strong though he was, he could not beat his opponent.

Building Idioms

March 6th, 2018 in English Learning

Here is a list of idioms about buildings.

To be in the doghouse

To be in the doghouse is to be in real trouble.

Commonly Confused Words

March 5th, 2018 in English Learning

Ago and for

Ago is used to say when something happened. For is used to say how long it lasted.

  • He died three years ago. (= three years before now.)