Degrees of Comparison

November 24th, 2018 in English Quiz

English adjectives recognize three degrees – positive, comparative and the superlative. Adjectives of one or two syllables form their comparative and superlative forms by adding -er and -est to the positive. Longer adjectives form their comparative and superlative forms with more and more.

English Vocabulary Exercise

November 16th, 2018 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate word.

1. He supported his arguments with —————- quotations.

a) irrelevant
b) apposite
c) opposite
d) adjudged

It’s a shame

November 15th, 2018 in English Learning

The expressions What a pity! And What a shame! are used to say that something is too bad. Read the piece of conversation given below.

Sentence Completion Exercise

November 13th, 2018 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate word or phrase.

1. Several Indians —————- to Australia in the last few years.

a) immigrated
b) emigrated
c) entered
d) visited

Sample Conversations About Work and Stress

November 10th, 2018 in English Learning

I’ll just grab something to eat.

Storyline: Susie is so busy with her work that she doesn’t even have time to sit down and have a proper meal.

It’s A Rip Off

November 8th, 2018 in English Learning

That’s a rip-off!

Storyline: Jack bought a used computer for 400 dollars without realizing that he had been ripped off.

Gap Fills Exercise

November 4th, 2018 in English Quiz

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate word or phrase

1. She asked him to ————– his tongue.

a) bridal
b) bridle
c) rein
d) control