Verbs Exercise – II

November 15th, 2009 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with suitable object complements chosen from the list given below. Note that each question can have more than one correct answer. Similarly, the same answer can be used more than once.
Leader, healthy, asleep, long, dead, innocent, honest, ill, fool, Christopher, mad, intelligent, guilty, dishonest, fool, useful, unwise, green, famous, important, conscientious, impracticable, empty, wrong, high

1.    We found him ——————–

Verbs of Incomplete Predication

November 14th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Intransitive verbs do not have objects:

The baby cried.
She slept.

In the example sentences given above the intransitive verbs cried and slept have no objects, but the sentences still make complete sense.

More on Verbs: Mood

November 14th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

The word mood is derived from the Latin word ‘modus’ which means mode or manner. Hence the mood of a verb shows the mode or manner in which the action expressed by the verb takes place.

Interrogative Pronouns Exercise – I

November 13th, 2009 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with suitable interrogative pronouns

1.    ———————- did you invite to preside over the meeting?

a)    Who
b)    Whom
c)    What
d)    Whose

Relative Pronouns Exercise

November 13th, 2009 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with suitable pronouns.

1.    I do not know ———————- he wants.

a)    That
b)    What
c)    Why
d)    Such

2.    Students ——————– respect their teachers are good students.

Articles Exercise

November 13th, 2009 in English Quiz

Correct the following sentences:

Formation of Negative Sentences – Part IV

November 12th, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Simple future

The simple future tense is used to talk about an action or event which is yet to take place. Sentences in this tense have the following structure: