Archive for the ‘ESL’ Category

Graduate Record Exam (GRE) Overview

January 26th, 2018 in ESL

The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is taken by students seeking admission to most non-management post graduate programs in the US and some other countries. Note that students seeking admission to law and medicine need not appear for GRE. GRE is conducted by Education Testing Service (ETS).

Adjectives worksheet

September 18th, 2016 in ESL

Underline the adjectives in the following sentences.

Adjectives are words used to modify nouns. Examples are: kind, loud, beautiful, clever, intelligent and soft. Numbers and colors are also adjectives.

Phrases for emergencies

December 22nd, 2015 in ESL

An emergency is an unexpected situation requiring immediate action. Here are some phrases that you can use in emergencies and difficult situations.

If you are in a genuine emergency, you must call the emergency services.

Participles exercise

September 14th, 2013 in ESL

When both sentences have the same subject, it is sometimes possible to combine them with a participle. An example is given below.

The men cried at the top of their voice. They rushed to the spot.

Different ways of talking about people

October 6th, 2011 in ESL

Names and titles are used both when talking about people and when talking to them.

Talking about people
We can name people in four ways.

Analysis of a Complex Sentence

January 6th, 2010 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL


Special Uses of Some Adverbs

December 22nd, 2009 in English Grammar, English Learning, ESL, Improve English

Note the correct use of the following adverbs


Very means ‘to a great degree’. It is commonly used with adjectives or adverbs in the positive degree.