Kinds of subordinate clauses

December 21st, 2016 in Improve English

State whether the subordinate clauses used in the following sentences are adjective clause, noun clause or adverb clause.

1. My mother wanted to know why I was late from school.

Past simple tense exercise

December 20th, 2016 in English Quiz

Make sentences in the simple past tense using the verbs given in the brackets.

1. He ……………… English in England. (learn)

2. I ……………….. my old friends last week. (visit)

Subordinating conjunctions

December 20th, 2016 in English Quiz

A conjunction which connects a dependent clause to an independent clause is called a subordinating conjunction.

Common examples are: when, while, where, though, although, till, before, unless, as, after, because, if, that, since etc.

Conjunctions worksheet

December 19th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using appropriate conjunctions.

1. It looks ……………….. it is going to rain.

a) as if
b) even if
c) if

Sentence correction worksheet

December 19th, 2016 in English Quiz

Each sentence given below contains one or more grammar mistakes. Correct the mistakes and rewrite the sentences.

1. Although she was unhappy but she said nothing.

Future continuous tense

December 18th, 2016 in English Learning

The future continuous tense is used to say that something will be in progress at a particular point of time in the future.
Sometimes the future continuous tense is also used to predict the present.

Simple past and past perfect tense

December 18th, 2016 in English Quiz

The past perfect tense is used to show that an action had completed before another action took place.

Form: Subject + had + past participle form of the verb