Vocabulary Building – add power to the words (II)

Exercise 4 In Rome long ago, only the emperor and his family could wear purple. Others were forbidden to wear that color! 1. In this paragraph, the word forbidden meansA. chosenB. encouragedC. spokenD. not allowed When a whip is snapped, it makes a loud cracking sound. Whips canaccelerate to a speed of more than 700 […]

Vocabulary Building – add power to the words (I)

Exercise 5 A blimp is a small airship. It doesn’t have a metal frame to give it shape. But a blimp does have a strong bag that is filled with gas. The gas makes the blimp float. When the gas is taken out, the blimp collapses. 1.In this paragraph, the word collapses meansA. falls downB. […]

General

Match the followings. Questions Answers 1. How long will you be here? a. About twice a month 2. Do you often travel abroad? b. I do yoga. 3. Where are you staying? c. I do not know the exact date but I think in 2005. 4. How long have you been with the company? d. […]

General

Circle the correct option. How much/ How many time do we have? How much She has a lot of friends but neither/ either of them lives close to her apartment. The children have eaten too many/ much junk food today. Anne and Ginny are twins. Both of/ All of them are very intelligent. The only […]

Articles

Use a, an, the or nothing while matching the beginnings with the endings. Beginnings Who is I’ve got… My mother always leaves… Take a swim in… I don’t like… She hopes to continue working as… Charles I lived in… We need… Do you know how to get to… Endings Dead Sea, where you cannot sink. […]

General Grammar

Write the correct option. My dad _ if I really wanted to study law. asked a. said        b. asked      c. told My step father _ that he wanted to join us for lunch. a. asked    b. said       c. told 2. Ms Smith was sorry for missing school and explained that she’d been ill the _ […]

Pronouns

Underline the correct option. 1. My aunt, _ lives in Costa Rica, is an architect . who a. which b. who c. whose 2. Reena didn’t say a single word the whole time, _ was very rude. a. what b. who c. which 3. Do you know the person _ wallet was stolen? a. which           […]

Antonyms and Synonyms

Write the letter of the antonym or synonym next to the appropriate word. 1. _____ cooperate a. meet 2. _____ pardon b. perfect 3. _____ forbid c. backward 4. _____ encounter d. assist 5. _____ etiquette e. whole 6. _____ flawless f. blame 7. _____ float g. frugal 8. _____ estimate h. guess 9. _____ […]

Vocabulary Building

I Write possible noun forms for the following verbs. to research: research, researcher to study: ……………………………………….. to find: ……………………………………….. to respond: ……………………………………….. to measure: ……………………………………….. to earn: ……………………………………….. to advertise: ……………………………………….. to examine: ……………………………………….. to suggest: ……………………………………….. to create: ……………………………………….. II Complete the sentences with the noun form of the adjectives in brackets. The graphs […]

Synonyms

Circle the synonyms (word/ phrases) in each sentence. As we walked to the mountains, the cool wind felt very chilly. The popular kids in my vicinity are very well liked by many. Several people were playing a soccer game on a distant field that was difficult to see because it was too far away. In […]