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Present perfect continuous tense worksheet

November 13th, 2012 in English Teaching

Change the following affirmative sentences into interrogative (question) sentences.

1. Alice has been knitting a sweater.

2. They have been living in this city for ten years.

Conjunctions worksheet

November 3rd, 2012 in English Teaching

Conjunctions are connecting words. We use them to connect two words, two phrases or two clauses together. Conjunctions not only join clauses together but also show how their meanings are related. There are mainly two types of conjunctions – coordinating conjunctions and subordinating conjunctions. Test your knowledge of conjunctions with this grammar worksheet.

Degrees of comparison worksheet

October 25th, 2012 in English Teaching

English adjectives and adverbs recognize three degrees – the positive, the comparative and the superlative. The positive is the base form of the adjective or adverb. The comparative forms are made by adding -er or more to the positive. The superlative forms are made by adding -est or most to the positive.

Adjectives worksheet

October 24th, 2012 in English Teaching

Adjectives are describing words. We use them to describe a certain quality associated with a noun. Examples are: kind, nice, sweet, soft, pleasant, clever, first, second etc.

Pronouns worksheet

October 22nd, 2012 in English Teaching

After as and than we normally use object pronouns (e.g. me, her, him). Subject pronouns are possible and some grammarians insist that subject pronouns should be used, however, this is now considered extremely formal. Note that subject pronouns must be used when they are followed by verbs.

Adjectives worksheet

October 21st, 2012 in English Teaching

Fill in the blanks with appropriate adjectives. Choose your answer from the options given in the brackets.

1. The ………………………………… part of the film is more exciting than the former part. (latter / later)

So…that worksheet

October 18th, 2012 in English Teaching

The same idea can be expressed using different grammatical structures. A good knowledge of various sentence transformation techniques is essential to write well. Here is a simple sentence transformation exercise.