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Foundation -- Intermediate English Grammar

Passive (1) (is done / was done)

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Fill in the blank with a suitable verb:
Many accidents are ___________ by dangerous driving.

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Complete the following statement using an appropriate form of the verb:
In the United States, elections for President _________ every four years.

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Complete the following statement using the appropriate form of the verb:
Originally the book _________ in Spanish and a few years ago it __________ into English.

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Complete the sentence using the verb in its correct form:
(Active / passive)
We were driving along quite fast but we ________ (overtake) by lots of other cars.

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Select appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Ask about the telephone. (when/invent?) _________

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Choose an appropriate question in relation to the statement given below:
Ask about glass -
(how/make?) ________________

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Choose the appropriate question to be asked using the given words:
Ask about Australia. (when/discover?) ______________

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Choose appropriate question using given words:
Ask about silver. (what/use for?) ________________

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Frame appropriate question using the given words:
Ask about television. (when/invent?) ___________

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Use the verb in the correct form, present simple or past simple, active or passive:
It's a big factory. Five hundred people _______ (employ) there.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable form of verb:
Water _____ (cover) most of the Earth's surface.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable verb form:
Most of the Earth's surface __________ (cover) by water.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable verb form:
The park gates ___________ (lock) at 6:30 p.m. every evening.

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Fill in the blank with suitable verb forms:
The letter __________ (post) a week ago and it _________ (arrive) yesterday.

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Select appropriate form of verb to complete the sentence:
The boat _______ (sink) quickly but fortunately everybody ______ (rescue).

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Choose verb in the correct form, present simple or past simple, active or passive:
Ron's parents ___________ (die) when he was very young. He and his sister __________ (bring) up by their grandparents.

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Choose appropriate option to fill in the blank:
I was born in London but I ___________ (grow) up in the north of England.

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Choose appropriate option to fill in the blank:
While I was on holiday, my camera ______ (steal) from my hotel room.

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Fill in the blank using appropriate option:
While I was on holiday, my camera ______ (disappear) from my hotel room.

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Select appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Why ________ (Sue/resign) from her job? Didn't she enjoy it?

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Choose the most appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Why ______ (Bill/sack) from his job? What did he do wrong?

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Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank:
The company is not independent. It ______ (own) by a much larger company.

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Choose appropriate verb forms to fill in the blanks:
I saw an accident last night. Somebody __________ (call) an ambulance but nobody ___________ (injure) so the ambulance __________ (not/need).

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate forms of the verbs:
Where __________(these photographs/take)? In London? ___________(you/take) them?

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Rewrite the given sentence without using 'somebody/they/people' in the passive voice.
Somebody cleans the room every day. 

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Rewrite the following in passive voice without using 'somebody/they/people' etc.:
They cancelled all flights because of fog.

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Rewrite the following in passive voice, without using 'somebody/they/people' etc.:
Somebody accused me of stealing money.

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Rewrite the sentence as a passive sentence without using 'somebody/they/people' etc.
How do people learn languages?

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Transform the following sentence into passive voice:
People advised us not to go out alone.

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Passive (2) (be/been/being done)

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Use 'it can' or 'it can't'.  
If something is unbreakable, it ______. 

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Choose the correct meaning of the given word:
PORTABLE

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Complete these sentences using the appropriate modal auxiliary:
The situation is serious. Something ____ be done before it's too late.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal:
I haven't received the letter. It _______ have been sent to the wrong address.

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Fill the appropriate option in the blank:
A decision will not be _______ until the next meeting.

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I said to the receptionist,"I want to be woken up at 6:30 tomorrow".
Convert into Indirect speech:

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Fill suitable option in the blank:
Do you think that less money should be ________ on ormaments?

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Select suitable verb to complete the sentence:
The injured man couldn't walk and had to be ________.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary denoting possibility:
It's not certain how the fire started but it ____ have been caused by an electrical fault.

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Rewrite the sentence as a passive sentence without using 'somebody/they/people' etc.
Somebody has cleaned the room. 

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Rewrite the sentence, instead of using 'somebody' or 'they', write a passive sentence:
They have postponed the concert. 

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Rewrite the sentence, instead of using 'somebody' or 'they', write a passive sentence:
Somebody is using the computer at the moment.

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Rewrite this sentence without using 'somebody' or 'they', write a passive sentence:
I didn't realize that somebody was recording our conversation.

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Rewrite the sentence, instead of using 'somebody' or 'they', write a passive sentence:
When we got to the stadium we found that they had cancelled the game.
When we got to the stadium, we found that _____________.

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Rewrite the sentence, instead of using 'somebody' or 'they', write a passive sentence:
They are building a new ring road round the city.

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Change the voice of the following sentence:
They have built a new hospital near the airport.

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Somebody is following us.
Rewrite the sentence beginning from 'We....':

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Rewrite the question in passive voice:
This room looks different. Have you painted it?

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Frame a sentence in passive voice from the given information:
My car has disappeared. (it / steal!)

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Write passive sentence to convey the given information:
My umbrella has disappeared. (somebody/steal) __________________

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Write passive voice of the given information:
Tom gets a higher salary now. 
His boss has promoted him.

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Write the given sentence in passive voice:
Ann can't use her office at the moment. 

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Write passive voice for the given sentence:
The police arrested two people last night.

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Write the given sentence in passive voice:
The man next door disappeared one week ago.
(nobody / has seen / him /since then)

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Rewrite the given sentence in the passive voice:
Some people mugged me on my way to home a few nights ago.

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Passive (3)

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Change the voice of the following sentence:
They didn't give me the money. 

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Convert the following to passive voice:
They asked me some difficult questions at the interview.

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Transform the given sentence from active to passive:
Janet's colleagues gave her a present when she retired.

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Rewrite the sentence by changing its voice:
Nobody told me that George was ill.

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Change the voice of the given sentence:
How much will they pay you?

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Write the sentence beginning with "I think Tom.... ":
I think they should have offered Tom the job.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Most people like being ______ presents.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
There was a fight at the party but nobody got _________. 

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Ted got _________ by a swarm of bees while he was sitting in the garden.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
How did that window get ____?

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
These tennis courts don't get _______ very often. Not many people want to play.

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Complete using the most appropriate option:
How much did you get ______ last month?

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Complete using the most appropriate option:
Please pack these things very carefully. I don't want them to get ________.

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Complete using the most appropriate option:
People often want to know what my job is. I often get _______ that question.

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It is said that .... He is said to ... (be) supposed to...

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Change the given sentence to a simple sentence:
It is expected that the strike will end soon.

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Change to simple sentence, the beginning is given for you:
It is expected that the weather will be good tomorrow.
The weather is __________.

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Change the given sentence to a simple sentence.
It is believed that the thieves got in through the kitchen window.
The thieves ______________________.

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Change the given sentence as a simple sentence:
It is reported that many people are homeless after the floods.

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Convert the given sentence to a simple sentence:
It is alleged that the man drove through the town at 90 miles an hour.

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Convert the given sentence to a simple sentence:
It is reported that the building has been badly damaged by fire.

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Change the given sentence to a simple sentence:
It is said that the company is losing a lot of money.

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Rewrite the given sentence into a simple sentence:
(The meaning should remain the same)
It is believed that the company lost a lot of money last year.

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Convert the following into a simple sentence:
It is expected that the company will lose money this year.

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Add a question tag:
Arthur eats spiders, _______?

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Add a question tag:
Arthur is very rich, _______?

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Add a question tag:
Arthur writes poetry, ________?

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Add a question tag:
Arthur has 12 children , _________?

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Add a question tag:
Arthur robbed a bank a long time ago, ____?

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Fill a suitable verb in the blank:
The train was ________ to arrive at 11:30, but it was an hour late.

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Select appropriate verb to complete the sentence:
Where are the children at this time?
They are _______ to be at school at this time

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Fill a suitable word in the sentence:
We are _____ to start work at 8.15, but we rarely do anything before 8.30.

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Use suitable verb to fill in the blank:
This door is a fire exit. You ________ block it.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
They arrived very early at 2 o'clock. They weren't supposed to ______ until 3:30 p.m.

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Have something done

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Convert into indirect speech:
Jack: Why did you take your jacket to the cleaner?
Harry: I want it to be cleaned.

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Write in indirect speech:
Tom : Why did you take your watch to the jeweller?
Harry: I want it to be repaired.

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Convert the following conversation to indirect speech:
Ann: Why did you go to the hairdresser? 
Benny: I want to have my hair cut.

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Add a question tag:
Jill didn't repair the roof himself ______?

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Add a question tag:
They didn't paint the house themselves, _____?

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Add a question tag:
Sue has made the curtains herself, ______?

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Change the voice:
Our house is being painted by the best painters of the city at the moment.

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Add a question tag:
I lost my key, _______?

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Add a question tag:
You look different. You have had a hair cut, ______?

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Use the words in brackets to complete the sentence. Use the structure 'have something done':
___________ (you / have) a newspaper delivered to your house or _______ (you / go)  to the shop to buy one?

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Use the words in brackets to complete the sentences. Use the structure 'have something done':
A : What are those workmen doing in your garden?
B : Oh, we ________________ (a swimming pool/build).

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary that denotes obligation:
This coat is dirty. I _____ get it cleaned.

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Fill suitable modal auxiliary:
If you want to wear earrings, you _____ have your ears pierced.

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Rewrite by changing the voice of the following:
Sarah's bag was stolen in the train.

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Add a question tag:
Fred's hat was blown off in the wind, _______?

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At the end / in the end

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On time / in time At the end / in the end

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In/at/on (place) (1)

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In/at/on (place) (2)

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In/at/on (place) (3)

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To/at/in/into

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On/in/at (other uses)

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By

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Noun + preposition (reason for, cause of etc.)

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Adjective + preposition (1)

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Adjective + preposition (2)

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Verb + preposition (1) at and to

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Verb + preposition (2) about/for/of/after

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Verb + preposition (3) about and of

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Verb + preposition (4) of/for/from/on

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Verb + preposition (5) in/into/with/to/on

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Phrasal verbs (get up / break down / fill in etc.)

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Present continuous (I am doing)

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Complete the sentence with one of the following verbs in the correct form:
come/ get/ happen/ look/ make/ start/ stay/ try /work

'You             hard today.' 'Yes, I have a lot to do.'

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Complete the sentence with one of the following verbs in the correct form:
come/get/happen/look/make/start/go/stay/try/work 
Have you got an umbrella? It ______ to rain.

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Use the words in bracket to complete the given sentence.

'_________ this week?' 'No, he's on holiday.' (Colin/work)

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Use the words in bracket to complete the sentence.

Why ______ at me like that? What's the matter? (you/look)

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Fill with the appropriate form of the given verb:

'Jenny is a student at the university.' 
'Is she? What _________ ?' (she/study)

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Fill in the blank with the proper form of the verb given in the bracket.
_______ to the radio or can I turn it off? (anybody/listen)

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Change the sentence using the proper form of the given verb. 

How is your English? _____ better? (it/get)

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate form of the verb given in the bracket:
I'm tired. I ________ (go) to bed now. Goodnight!

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Use the correct form of the verb (including the negative, if necessary) to complete the sentence: 

We can go out now. It ______ (rain) anymore.

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Complete the conversation with a suitable verb form:
Naira: How is your new job?
Sameera: Not so good at the moment. I ___________ (enjoy) it very much.

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Read the given sentence and use the given verb in its appropriate form.

SARAH: Brian! How nice to see you! What _____ (you/do) these days? 

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Read the following statement and use the given verb in the correct form.
BRIAN: I _______ (train) to be a supermarket manager.

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Read the following statement and use the given verb in the correct form.
SARAH: Really? What's it like? _____ (you/enjoy) it?

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Read the following statement and use the given verb in its correct form.
BRIAN: It's all right. What about you? 
SARAH: Well, actually I  ____ (not/work) at the moment.

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Read this conversation between Brian and Sarah. Choose the verbs into the correct form.
I  _______ (try) to find a job but it's not easy. 

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Fill the blank using the verb in its correct form:
But I'm very busy. I______(decorate) my flat.

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Read the given sentence and fill in the blank with the correct option:
SARA: I'm very busy. I'm decorating my flat.
BRIAN: ____________ (you/do) it alone?

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Read the following sentence and fill the blank using the correct form of the given verb:
BRIAN: Are you doing it alone? 
SARAH: No, some friends of mine _____ (help) me. 

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Complete the sentence using one of these verbs:

get / change / rise / fall / increase 
The population of the world ______ very fast. It has almost doubled over the past decade alone. 

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Choose the appropriate answer from the given options:
(Proper form of the given verb according to the tense of the sentence)
The world _____ (change). Things never stay the same.

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Fill in the blank with the proper verb from the given options in its appropriate form:
increase / go down / decrease / rise 
The cost of living _______. Every year things are more expensive.

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Choose the suitable form of the verb in the brackets from the given options:
The economic situation is already very bad and it _________ (get) worse.

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Present simple (I do)

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Complete the sentence using one of the following words: 
cause / close / drink / live / open / speak / take
I never              coffee.

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Complete the sentence using one of the following: open/cause/take
Bad driving ________ many accidents.

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Complete the sentence using one of the following verbs in its appropriate form: 
open / live / speak / take
My parents _____ in a very small flat.

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Complete the following sentence using the most appropriate option:
The Olympic Games _________  after every four years.

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Fill in the blank with the correct form of the verb: 

Jane ______ (not/drink) tea very often.

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Use the given verb in the appropriate form to complete the sentence:

What time _______ (the banks / close) in Britain?

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Use the right form of the verb: 

'Where ___ (Martin/come) from?' 'He's Scottish.'

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Use the given verb in the correct form to complete the statement: 

'What _____ (you/do)?' 'I'm an electrical engineer.'

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate form of the given verb:

It _____ (take) me an hour to get to work. How long _____ it _____ (take) you?

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Fill in the blanks using the given verbs in their correct forms. (You are stating a fact about yourself)
I _________ (play) the piano but I _________ (not/play) it very well.

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Use the verb in the correct form: 

I don't understand this sentence. What _____ (this word/mean)?

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Use one of the following verbs in correct form to complete the sentence:
flow/go/revolve
The earth ________ around the sun.

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Use one of the following verbs to complete the sentence. 
believe / make / tell / translate
An interpreter _____ speech from one language to another.

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Use one of the following verbs to complete the sentence. 
believe / make /  tell /  translate
A liar is someone who ____ the truth.

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate verb in its correct form:
believe / flow / grow / increase 
The River Amazon ______ into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Ask Liz questions about herself and her family.
Select the appropriate option to complete the statement:

You know that Liz reads a newspaper every day. You want to know which one. Ask her "_______?" 

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You know that Liz goes to the cinema a lot. You want to know how often. 
Ask her ________

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Choose the most appropriate option:

You don't know where Liz's mother lives currently.
Ask Liz questions about herself and her family.

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Complete the following sentence using the appropriate option:

I won't tell anybody what you said. _________

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Complete the sentence using one of the following:
I apologise, I insist, I promise, I suggest

(in a restaurant) You must let me pay for the meal. ..........

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Present continuous and present simple (1) (I am doing and I do)

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Read the sentence mentioned below. Check the tense of the verb. Correct the verb if it is incorrect.

Water boils at 100 degrees celsius.

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Is the used verb right or wrong? Correct the verb if it is wrong.

The water boils. Can you turn the stove off?

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Replace the underlined verb with the correct form of the verb, if necessary:
Look! That man tries to open the door of your car.

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Is the used verb right or wrong? Correct the verb if it is wrong.

Can you hear those people? What do they talk about?

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Read the sentence and find if the verb form used is correct. Correct it if it is wrong.
The moon goes round and round the earth.

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Read the following statement and find if the verb form used is correct. If not, correct it:

I must go now. It gets late.

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Read the following statement and find out if the verb form used is correct or not. If not, then correct it.

I usually go to work by car.

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Read the given sentence and find if the used verb form is correct or not. If not, correct it.
'Hurry up! It's time to leave.' 'OK, I come.'

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Read the given statement and find out if the used form of the verb is correct or not.  If not, correct it.

I hear you've got a new job. How is it going on?

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate form of the given verb:
Let's go out now while it ________ (not/rain).

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets:
Julia is very good at languages. She ____ (speak) four languages very well.

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate option given for the correct form of verb as per the given situation:
 
You are calling your friend, who is the special guest at your birthday party. 
He is running late. 

Hurry up!  Everybody _______ (wait) for you.

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Complete the sentence using the appropriate form of verb given in the bracket:
'_____ you _____ (listen) to the radio?'
'No, you can turn it off.'

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Complete the sentence using the correct option:

______ (you/listen) to the radio every day?' 'No, just occasionally.'

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate form of the verb given in the bracket:

The River Nile _______ (flow) into the Mediterranean.

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Fill in the blank using the appropriate form of verb given in the bracket:

Look at the river. It _______ (flow) very fast today, much faster than usual.

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Fill in the blank with appropriate forms of verbs given in the bracket:

We usually grow vegetables in our garden but this year we ........... (not/grow) any.

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Choose the correct option to be filled in the blank:

'How is your English?' 'Not bad. It ______ (improve) slowly.'

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Fill in the blanks with the most suitable option:
Ron is in London at the moment. He ____ (stay) at the Park Hotel. He ____ (always/stay) there when he's in London.

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Complete the given sentence with the appropriate form of the verb given in the brackets:

Can we stop walking soon? I ______ (start) to feel tired.

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Fill in the blanks using present continuous tense of the given verb:
'Can you drive?' 'I _____ (learn). My father ______ (teach) me.'

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Choose the correct option to be filled in the blanks:
Normally I ______ (finish) work at 5:00, but this week I ______ (work) until 6:00 to earn a bit more money.

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Fill in the blanks 1 and 2 using the appropriate words/phrases:

My parents __1__ (live) in Bristol. They were born there and have never lived anywhere else. Where __2__ (your parents/live)?

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Fill in the blanks with the most appropriate forms of the given verbs:

Sonia _______ (look) for a place to live. She _______ (stay) with her sister until she finds somewhere to live.

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate option:
'What _______ (your father/do)?'
'He's an architect but he _______ (not/work) at the moment.'

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Choose the appropriate form of the given verb as per the situation of statement given:

Usually, I _____ (enjoy) parties but I _____ (not/enjoy) this one very much.

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate option:

The train is never late. It  ______ (always/leave) on time.

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Select the most appropriate form of the verb to fill in the blank:

Jim is very untidy. He _______ (always/leave) his things all over the place.

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You are 'A' and you are talking to your friend 'B'. You are trying to find the key to your house. Read the following conversation and complete B's statement with the most appropriate option:

A: I'm afraid I've lost my keys again.
B: Not again! _________. 

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Finish B's dialogue in the following conversation using the appropriate form of the verb:
A: Oh, I've left the lights on again.
B: Typical! You _____ (always / leave) the lights on.

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Present continuous and present simple (2) (I am doing and I do)

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Complete the given statement using the appropriate option as per the given sentence:
I'm feeling hungry. Is there anything to eat?

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Read the sentence and state whether the used verb form is correct or not:
If not, correct it.

Are you believing in God?

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Replace the underlined verb with the correct verb form, if necessary:
This sauce is great. It's tasting really good.

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Fill in the blank using the appropriate form of the given words:
Are you hungry? _____ something to eat? (you/want)

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word:
Jill is interested in politics but she _______ to a political party. (not/belong)

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Fill in the blank by making a meaningful statement from the given words:
Who is that man? What _____ ? (he/want)

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Complete the given sentence using the most appropriate verb form as per the situation:
George says he's 80 years old but nobody _____ him. (believe)

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Select the most appropriate form of verb to fill in the blank:

She told me her name but I _____ it now. (not/remember)

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Fill in the blank using the correct alternative:
I __________ (think) of selling my car. Would you be interested in buying it?

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Fill in the blank using the most appropriate form of the verb given in the bracket:

I ______ you should sell your car (think).You _____ it very often. (not/use)

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Choose the most appropriate form of the verb and fill in the blank:

I used to drink a lot of coffee, but these days I ______ tea. (prefer)

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Choose the most appropriate option to complete the given statement:
Air _______ mainly of nitrogen and oxygen. (consist)

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Choose appropriate form of the verb as per the situation of the sentence:

I can't understand why _______ so selfish. He isn't usually like that.

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Complete the sentence using the appropriate option:
Jack _________ very nice to me at the moment. I wonder why.

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Read the following situation and complete the given sentence:

You'll like Jill when you meet her. She ______ very nice.

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Choose the most appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Normally you are very sensible, so why ___________ so silly about this matter?

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Complete the sentence using most appropriate option:
Why isn't Sarah at work today? _____ ill?

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Past simple (I did)

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Read what Sharon says about a typical working day:
Sharon: I usually get up at 7 o'clock and have a big breakfast. I walk to work, which takes me about half an hour. I start work at 8:45. I never have lunch. I finish work at 5 o'clock. I 'm always tired when I get home. I usually cook a meal in the evening. I don't usually go out. I go to bed at about 11 o' clock. I always sleep well.

Yesterday was a typical working day for Sharon.
Using the appropriate tense, complete the sentence below about how her day went yesterday. 

It              to get to work.

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Read what Sharon says about a typical working day:

Sharon: I usually get up at 7 o'clock and have a big breakfast. I walk to work, which takes me about half an hour.  I start work at 8:45. I never have lunch. I finish work at 5 o'clock. I 'm always tired when I get home. I usually cook a meal in the evening.  I don't usually go out.  I go to bed at about 11 o' clock. I always sleep well.

Yesterday was a typical working day for Sharon. Complete the given sentence using the correct tense to describe her day at work yesterday.

_______ at 8.45.

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Read what Sharon says about a typical working day:

Sharon: I usually get up at 7 o'clock and have a big breakfast. I walk to work, which takes me about half an hour. I start work at 8:45. I never have lunch. I finish work at 5 o'clock. I'm always tired when I get home. I usually cook a meal in the evening. I don't usually go out. I go to bed at about 11 o' clock. I always sleep well.

Yesterday was a typical working day for Sharon.

Report her activity by using the appropriate tense:
_______ at 5 o'clock.

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Read what Sharon says about a typical working day:
Sharon: I usually get up at 7 o'clock and have a big breakfast. I walk to work, which takes me about half an hour. I start work at 8:45. I never have lunch. I finish work at 5 o'clock. I 'm always tired when I get home. I usually cook a meal in the evening. I don't usually go out. I go to bed at about 11 o' clock. I always sleep well.
Yesterday was not a typical working day for Sharon.

Complete the sentence which describes how her day went yesterday:
________ out yesterday evening.

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Fill the appropriate form of verb to fill in the blank:
Paul and I played tennis yesterday. He's much better than me, so he _______ (win) easily.

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Choose the appropriate verb and fill the blanks with appropriate verb form:
(fell / go / pain / hurt)
Don ___ down the stairs this morning and ______ his leg.

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A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Write your question using the following words:
(where/go?) 

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A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Write your question using the following words:
(go alone?) 

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A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Choose your question using the following words:
(food/good?) 

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A friend has just come back from a holiday. You ask him about it. Write your question using the following words:
(how long / stay there?) 

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A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Write your question using the given words:
(how/travel?) ________

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A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Choose your question using following words.
(the weather / fine?) 

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Frame a suitable question using the given words:
A friend has just come back from holiday. You ask him about it. Write your question.
(what / do in the evenings?) 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable form of the verb:
A: How was the coffee?
B: It was warm, so I _______ it very much. (enjoy)

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:

The film wasn't very good. I __________ it very much. (enjoy)

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Fill in the blank using suitable form of verb:
I knew Sarah was very busy, so I ____________ her. (disturb)

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Complete the sentence.Choose the verb into the correct form, positive or negative.
I was very tired, so I ______ to bed early. (go)

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Complete the sentence. Choose the verb into the correct form:
The bed was very uncomfortable. I ______ very well. (sleep)

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Complete the sentence using appropriate form of verb:
Sue wasn't hungry, so she _______ anything. (eat)

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Put the verb in the correct form:
We went to Kate's house but she ________ at home. (be)

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Complete the sentence. Choose the verb into the correct form, positive or negative:
It was a funny situation but nobody ______. (laugh)

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Complete the sentence using the correct form of the verb:
The window was open and a bird _____ into the room. (fly)

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Complete the sentence. Choose the verb into the correct form, positive or negative.
The hotel wasn't very expensive. It _____ very much. (cost)

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Complete the sentence. Choose the verb into the correct form, positive or negative.
I was in a hurry, so I ____ time to phone you. (have)

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Complete the sentence. Choose the verb into the correct form, positive or negative:
It was hard work carrying the bags. They ____ very heavy. (be)

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Past continuous (I was doing)

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Frame a meaningful statement using the given words:
(I/dinner/friends/last night/you come)

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Form a meaningful sentence using the words in the bracket:
(I / work) at 10.15am yesterday morning. 

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Frame meaningful statement using the given words:
(I/meal /restaurant/at 7.45 yesterday evening) 

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option using the hint given in the bracket:
Tom burnt his hand while he _______ (cook)

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Choose the most suitable option to fill in the blank:
The doorbell rang while I _____________.

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Fill in the blank using suitable option:
We saw an accident while we ____________

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Fill  in the blank with the suitable option:
Mary fell asleep while she _______.

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Select appropriate option as per situation of the sentence:
The television was on but nobody ________.

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Choose appropriate options to fill in the blanks:
I _____ (see) Sue in town yesterday but she _____ (not/see) me. She ______ (look) the other way.

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Use appropriate verb forms to fill in the blanks :
Jane ____ (wait) for me when I _____ (arrive).

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Select the correct form of the verb and fill in the blank:
'What _______ (you/do) this time yesterday?' 'I was asleep.'

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Put the verb into the correct form:
' _______ (you/go) out last night?' 'No, 1 was too tired.'

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Fill in the blanks with the correct form of the verbs:

How fast ______ (you/drive) when the accident ______ (happen)?

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Choose a suitable option to fill in the blank: 
We were in a very difficult position. We _____ (not/know) what to do.

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Select suitable option to fill in the blank:
When I was young, I _______ (want) to be a bus driver.

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Countable and uncountable nouns (1)

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Fill the blanks with suitable articles:

Jim goes everywhere by _____ bike. He hasn't got _____ car.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

My brother works for _____ insurance company in London. 
(You are having a conversation about your brother for the first time)

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Add a question tag.
You don't like violence, ________?

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Add a question tag:
You can smell paint, ___________

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

We need petrol. I hope we reach ______ petrol station soon. (Any petrol station)

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

I wonder if you can help me. I have ____ problem.

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Identify which article best fills in the blank: 

John has got ___ interview tomorrow. (It can be any interview)

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Identify the article which best fills in the blank:

Liz doesn't usually wear jewelry but yesterday she was wearing ______ necklace.

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Use an appropriate article:

I think volleyball is ____ very good sport.

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Complete the sentence using one of the following words. Use a/an where necessary.
It wasn't your fault. It was _______ accident.

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Fill the blank with a suitable article where necessary:
Listen! Can you hear _____ music?

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate article:

I couldn't get into the house because I didn't have ______ key. 

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Use the appropriate article:

It's very warm today. Why are you wearing _____ coat?

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Use the appropriate article where necessary:
Do you take _____ sugar in your coffee?

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Use the appropriate article where necessary:

Would you like _____ biscuit with your coffee?

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Use the appropriate article where necessary:

Our lives would be very difficult without _____ electricity.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
I didn't call them. I wrote ____ letter instead.

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate article:

The heart pumps _______ blood through the body. 

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate article:

Excuse me, can I ask you _____ question? (any question)

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
I'm not ready yet. Can you wait ____ moment, please?

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Use the appropriate article with the help of the hint in the bracket:

We can't delay much longer. We have to make ______ decision soon. 
(Joe and Sam are having a conversation and Joe refers to the pending decision they discussed in the last meeting)

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Fill in the blank using the most appropriate option:
There are seven _______ in a week.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Last night I went out with some _________ of mine.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable option:
George always wants things quickly. He's got no __________.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Our flat is very small. We haven't got much __________

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Countable and uncountable nouns (2)

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Insert the appropriate article:

I thought there was somebody in the house because there was ____ light on inside.

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Insert the appropriate article where necessary:

_____ light comes from the sun.

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Insert the appropriate article where necessary:

I was in a hurry this morning. I didn't have ____ time for breakfast.

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Insert an appropriate article if necessary:

'Did you enjoy your holiday?' 'Yes, we had _____ wonderful time.'

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
Sue was very helpful. She gave us some very useful____advice.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
We had ______ very good weather while we were on holiday.

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Insert an appropriate article if necessary:

We were very unfortunate. We had ______ bad luck.

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Fill the blank with an appropriate article where necessary:

It's very difficult to find _____ work at the moment.

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Complete the sentence using suitable option:
Our _______ from London to Istanbul by train was very tiring.

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Fill the blank with a suitable article:

When the fire alarm rang, there was ____ total chaos.

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Choose an appropriate option that completes the sentence: 
Bad news ___ make people happy.

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Fill suitable options in the blanks:
Nobody was hurt in the accident but _____ to the car ______ quite bad.

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:
I didn't have much _______ just two small bags.

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Select suitable option to complete the sentence:
They'll tell you all you want to know. They'll give you plenty of _____________. 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable option:
We have no __________, not even a bed or a table.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
'What does Alan look like?' 'He's got a long beard and very short ________.

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Select appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Carla's English is better than it was. She's made ________.

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Choose appropriate word to complete the statement:
If you want to leave work early, you have to ask for __________.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable option:
I don't think Ann will get the job. She hasn't got enough _________.

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Choose appropriate option to complete the statement:
Rita has done many interesting things. She should write a book about her __________. 

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Add an appropriate question tag:
It is a beautiful view, ______?

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Frame an exclamatory sentence with the given beginning:
You look out of the window. The weather is horrible: cold, wet and windy. You say to your friend: What ___________ !

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:
George is a fresh graduate. He's looking for _________.

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Countable nouns with a/an and some

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What is this thing? Try and find out if you don't know.
An ant? ___________

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What are these things? Try and find out if you don't know:
Ants? bees? ________

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What are these things? Try and find out if you don't know.
The Rhine? the Nile? the Mississippi? ..............................................

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Fill in the blank with a suitable option:
George works in a restaurant. He brings the food to the tables.
He's a __________.

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Identify the job of 'Mary' and name her profession:
Mary arranges people's holidays for them. _________

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Read the job of 'Ron' and name his profession:
Ron works for an airline. He flies airplanes. __________

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
Linda teaches people how to drive.
She's ______________.

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Read the work of 'Dave' and name his profession:
Dave fits and repairs water pipes. ______________

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Read the description of 'Jenny's' job and name her profession:
Jenny writes articles for a newspaper. ______________

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John translates what people are saying from one language into another, so that they can understand each other. __________________

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Use an appropriate article where necessary:

I know a lot of people. Most of them are _______ students.

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Use appropriate articles where necessary:

When I was ______ child, I used to be very shy.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
Would you like to be ____ actor?

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Insert appropriate articles where necessary:

Do you collect ______ stamps?

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
It is ______ beautiful garden.

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Put in a/an or some where necessary. If no word is necessary, leave the space empty (-).

______ birds, such as the penguin, cannot fly.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
I've been walking for three hours. I've got ______ sore feet.

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Use an appropriate article:

I don't feel very well this morning. I've got _____ sore throat.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

It's a pity we haven't got _____ camera. I'd like to take ______ photograph of that house.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
Those are _____ nice shoes. Where did you get them?

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Choose the best option that fills in the blank:

You need _____ visa to visit _____ countries, but not all of them.

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Fill in the blanks with the suitable articles:

Jane is _____ teacher. Her parents were _____ teachers too.

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Insert an appropriate article:

Do you enjoy going to ______ concerts?

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:

When we got to the city center, _______ shops were still open but most of them were closed.

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Use appropriate articles where necessary:

I don't believe him. He's _____ liar. He is always telling ____ lies.

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A/an and the

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Use appropriate articles:

This morning, I bought _______ newspaper and _______ magazine. ________ newspaper is in my bag but I don't know where I put ________ magazine.

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Use appropriate articles:

I witnessed _____ accident this morning. _____ car crashed into _____ tree. _____ driver of _____ car wasn't hurt, but _____ car was badly damaged.

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

There are two cars parked outside: _____ blue one and  _____ grey one. _____ blue one belongs to my neighbour. I don't know who is _____ owner of _____ grey one.

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

My friends live in _____ old house in _____ small village. There is _____ beautiful garden behind _____ house. I would like to have _____ garden like that.

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Use an appropriate article:

This house is very nice. Has it got _____ garden?

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
It's a beautiful day. Let's sit in _______ garden near my house.

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Fill with a suitable article:

I like living in this house but it's a pity that ______ garden is so small.

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Fill using an appropriate article:

Can you recommend _______ good restaurant?

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Use an appropriate article:

We had dinner in ____ very nice restaurant.

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Use an appropriate article:

We had dinner in ______ most expensive restaurant in town.

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Use an appropriate article:

She has _______ French name but she's English, not French.

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Fill in the blank using an appropriate article:

What's ________ name of that man we met yesterday?

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Fill using an appropriate article:

We stayed at a very nice hotel - I can't remember _____ name now.

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Use appropriate articles:

There isn't _____ airport near where I live. _____ nearest airport is 70 miles away.

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Fill with a suitable article:

Our plane was delayed. We had to wait at _______ airport for three hours.

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Fill using an appropriate article:

Excuse me, can you tell me how to get to _____ airport?

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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate article:

'Are you going away next week?' 'No, ______ week after next.'

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Fill in the blank using a suitable article:

I'm going away for _____ week in September.

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Fill using a suitable article:

George has a part-time job. He works three mornings _____ week.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
Would you like ____ apple? 

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Insert an appropriate article in the given sentence:

How often do you go to _____ dentist? 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:
Could you close ______ door behind you, please? 

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Insert an appropriate article to complete the sentence:

I'm sorry. I didn't mean to do that. It was ______ mistake.

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Insert an appropriate article:

Excuse me, where is ______ nearest bus station? 

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Use the appropriate article:

I've got _____ problem. Can you help me?

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Insert the appropriate article:

I'm just going to _____ post office behind my house. I won't be long.

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Insert an appropriate article:

We must help _____ poor.

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Choose an appropriate article to complete the sentence:

Have you finished reading ______ book I lent you? 

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Choose an appropriate article:

My sister has just got _____  job at ______ bank in Manchester.

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Use appropriate articles:

We live in _____ small flat near _______ city centre.

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Insert appropriate articles:

There's ___ small supermarket at ____ end of _____ street on which I live.

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Write in reported speech:
Sam: How often do you go away on holiday?
Sue: Once or twice a year.

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The (1)

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Insert appropriate articles:

A: Where did you have _____ lunch?
B: We went to _____ restaurant.

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

A: Did you have _____ nice holiday?
B: Yes, it was _____ best holiday I've ever had.

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Fill the given sentences with appropriate articles:

A: Where's ________ nearest shop?
B: There's one at ________ end of this street.

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

A: I wanted  _____ radio, and I think you have one. Do you often listen to _____ radio?
B: No. In fact, I haven't got _____ radio.

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Fill in the blanks with the appropriate articles:
A: Would you like to travel through ____ space?
B: Yes, I'd love to go to ____ moon.

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Fill using appropriate articles:

A : It was ________ nice day yesterday, wasn't it?
B : Yes, it was beautiful. We went for a walk by _______ sea.

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Fill appropriate articles where necessary:

A: What did you have for              breakfast this morning?
B: Nothing. I never eat              breakfast.

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Fill appropriate articles where necessary:

A : Can you tell me where _____ Room 25 is, please?
B : It's on ______ second floor.

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Fill appropriate articles where necessary:

A: We spent all our money because we stayed at _____ most expensive hotel in town.
B: Why didn't you stay at ______ cheaper hotel?

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Insert an appropriate article in the blank with the help of the hint given in the bracket:

I haven't been to _______ cinema in ages. (Assume you live in a small town and there's only one cinema in the town).

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Fill in the blanks with an appropriate article:

I lay down on _____ ground and looked up at ______ sky.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article: 

Sheila spends most of her free time watching _____ television. (general sense)

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Insert an appropriate article:

______ television was on but nobody was watching it. 

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Choose an appropriate article to fill in the blank:

Have you had _____ dinner yet?

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Use an appropriate article:

Mary and I arrived at _______ same time.

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Insert appropriate articles:

You'll find _______ information you need at _______ top of ______ page 15.

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

Peru is _____ country in South America. _____ capital is Lima.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:

The sun is ____ star.

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Fill in the blanks with appropriate articles with the help of the hint in the brackets:

Tim lives in _____ small village in _____ country. (We are referring to a specific country here)

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Fill in the blanks using appropriate articles:

______ moon goes round ______ earth every 27 days.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

Which is ______ highest mountain in the world?

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

I'm fed up with doing ______ same thing every day.

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Use appropriate articles to complete the sentence:

It was _____ very hot day. In fact, it was _____ hottest day of the year.

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Use appropriate articles to complete the sentence:

I don't usually have _____ lunch but I always eat _____ good breakfast.

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Use appropriate articles to fill in the blanks:

If you live in ______ foreign country, you should try and learn ______ language there.

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Insert appropriate articles:

We missed our train because we were waiting on ____ wrong platform. We were on ____ Platform 3 instead of ______ Platform 8.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
The examination paper wasn't too difficult but I couldn't answer _________.

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The (2) school / the school

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Select an appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Two people were injured in the accident and were taken to the ____. 

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Select suitable option to complete the sentence:
In Britain, children from the age of five have to go to ___________.

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Use an appropriate preposition to fill in the blank:
Mark didn't go out last night. He stayed _____ home.

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Fill appropriate preposition:
I'll have to hurry. I don't want to be late _____ work.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable preposition:
There is a lot of traffic in the morning when everybody is going ______ work.

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Use an appropriate preposition:
Cathy's mother has just had an operation. She is still _____ the hospital.

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Fill in the blank using an appropriate preposition:
When Julia leaves school, she wants to study economics ______ the university.

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Fill appropriate preposition:
Bill never gets up before 9 o'clock. It's 8.30 now, so he is still ____ bed.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable preposition:
If you commit a serious crime, you could be sent _____ prison.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable option:
Every term parents are invited to __________ to meet the teachers.

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Complete the sentence with the word given:
When he was younger, Ted hated the _______ so he has never been good in studies.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
What time does ______ start in the mornings in your country?

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Complete the sentences with the word given:
A : How do your children get home from __________? By bus?
B : No, they walk. __________ isn't very far.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
What sort of job does Jenny want to do when she finishes her ________?

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Complete the sentence with the word given:
If you want to get a degree, you normally have to study at _______.

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Choose the appropriate option to fill in the blank:
This is only a small town but _______ is the biggest in the country where students from all over the country come for higher education.

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Fill in the balnk with an appropriate option:
Nora works as a cleaner at ______________ so she has learnt how to take care of patients also to some extent.

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Choose appropriate option to fill in the blank:
When Ann was ill, we all went to ________ to see her.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
My brother has always been very healthy. He's never been to the ________.

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Select appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Peter was injured in an accident and was kept in ________ for a few days.

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Fill in the blank using an appropriate option:
John's mother is a regular churchgoer. She goes to _______ every Sunday.

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Choose the appropriate option to fill in the blank:
John never helps others to study. John himself hasn't gone to _______ ever.

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Fill in with appropriate option:
The other day the fire brigade were called to _______ to put out a fire.

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Fill appropriate option in the blank:
The judge decided to fine the man $500 instead of sending him to ________.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
It's nice to travel around but there's no place like _______ !

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Fill appropriate option:
Shall we meet after _____ tomorrow evening?

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Fill appropriate option:
If I'm feeling tired, I will go to _______ early.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
What time do you usually start _______ in the morning?

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
The economic situation is very bad. Many people are out of _______.

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Fill appropriate option :
There's a nice view from the window. You can see _________.

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Fill with an appropriate option:

It was a long voyage. We were at _____ for four weeks.

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The (3) children / the children

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Fill appropriate option in the blank:
I ______ hot weather very much. It makes me sick.

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:

I _______ cats. I have two of them as my pets.

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Fill the appropriate option to complete the sentence:

Rahul and Rohan ______ zoos. They didn't come with us when we went to the National Park last month.

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Select suitable option:
I ________ (do) mind eating in fast food restaurants on weekends.

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Select suitable option:
He _______ have interest in football.

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Fill appropriate option:
My favourite sport is __________.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
_______ we were given wasn't correct.

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Fill appropriate option:
Many people are afraid of ____________.

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Fill in the blank with the suitable option:
The test wasn't very difficult. I answered all _______ without difficulty.

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Fill appropriate option:
______ is the study of the past.

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Fill appropriate option:
We couldn't find anywhere to stay in the town. All _____ were full.

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Fill in the blank with the suitable option:
Don't sit on ______, it's wet after the rain.

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Fill appropriate option:
You need _______ to teach young children.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
I'm afraid of _____ dogs.

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Fill using a suitable article:

Can you pass _____ salt, please?

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Fill using a suitable article where necessary:

______ apples are good for you.

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Fill using a suitable article:

Look at _____ apples on that tree! They're very big.

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Fill with an appropriate article where required:

___ women live longer than ___ men.

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Select a suitable option to fill in the blank:

I don't drink _____ tea.

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Use appropriate articles:

We had ______ very nice meal. _____ vegetables were especially good.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:
____ life is strange sometimes. You never know what is going to happen next. 

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Use an appropriate article:

I like ____ skiing but I'm not very good at it. 

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Use an appropriate article:

Who are _______ people in this photograph?

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Insert an appropriate article:

What causes _____ aggression?

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Use an appropriate article:

All ______ books on the top shelf belong to me.

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Use an appropriate article:

Don't stay in that hotel. It's very noisy and  ________ beds are very uncomfortable.

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Fill the blank with a suitable article:

A pacifist is somebody who is against ____ war.

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Use a suitable article:

               First World War lasted from 1914 till 1918.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
One of our biggest social problems is ____ unemployment.

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Choose an appropriate article to fill in the blank:

Ron and Brenda got married but _______ marriage didn't last very long.

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The (4) (The giraffe / the telephone / the piano etc.; the + adjective)

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Use a suitable article:

When was ____ telephone invented?

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Use a suitable article:

Can you play _______ musical instrument?

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Use an appropriate article:

Jill plays              violin in an orchestra.

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Use suitable articles to fill in the blanks:

There was _____ piano in _____ corner of _____ room.

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Use a suitable article:

Can you play ____ piano?

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Use a suitable article to fill in the blank:

Martin comes from _____ large family.

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Fill the blank with a suitable article:

When was _____ paper first made? (General sense)

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Use a suitable article:

______ computers have changed the way we live. 
(You are talking about technology and computers in general with your friend)

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Use a suitable article:

_____ young have the future in their hands.

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Use a suitable article:

Ambulances arrived at the scene of the accident and took ______ injured to hospital.

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Use a suitable article:

Life is alright if you have a job, but things are not as easy for ____ unemployed.

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Use a suitable article to fill in the given blank:

Julia has been a nurse all her life. She has spent her life caring for ____ sick.

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Use a suitable article:

In England, there is an old story about a man called Robin Hood. It is said that he robbed ______ rich and gave the money to ______ poor.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

I saw _____ bears in Yellowstone National Park.

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Names with and without the (2)

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate article:
Have you ever been to _____ British Museum?

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

______ Hyde Park is a very large park in central London.

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Fill in the blank using a suitable article:

Another park in central London is ______ St James' Park.

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Fill in the blanks with suitable article:
____ J W Marriott is on _______ Baker Street.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

We flew to New York from ______ Gatwick Airport near London.

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Fill with a suitable article:

Frank is a student at ____ Liverpool University.

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Fill with a suitable article:

If you're looking for a good clothes shop, I would recommend ______ Harrison's.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

If you're looking for a good pub, I would recommend _______ Ship Inn. 
(Ship Inn is not very famous and your friend does not know about it.)

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Fill in the blanks with suitable articles:
____ Statue of Liberty is at the entrance to ____ New York harbour.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

You should go to ______ Science Museum. It's very interesting.

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Fill with suitable articles:

John works for              IBM now. He used to work for              British Telecom.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable article:

'Which cinema are you going to this evening?' 
'_____ Classic Cinema.' (A specific place)

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Select a suitable article:

I'd like to go to _______ China and see _______ Great Wall.

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Select suitable articles to fill in the blanks:

Which newspaper shall I buy:  _____ Independent or ______ Herald?

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Select a suitable article to fill in the blank:

This book is published by ______ Penguin Publisher. (Name of the Publisher)

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Singular and plural

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Select the suitable option to complete the sentence:
My eyes aren't very good. I need ____.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
The bicycle is a _______ of transport.

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Select the suitable option to complete the sentence:
The bicycle and the car are ________ of transport.

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Fill suitable option:
I want to cut this piece of material. I need _______ pair of scissors.

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Fill suitable option to complete the sentence:
Ann is going to write a ________ of articles for her local newspaper.

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Select the suitable option to complete the sentence:
There are a lot of American TV __________ shown on British television.

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
While we were out walking, we saw 25 different _______ of birds.

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Select suitable helping verb as per the subject:
Gymnastics _________ my favourite sport since childhood.

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Choose the correct form of the verb to fill in the blank:
The trousers you bought for me _____ fit me.

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Select suitable option:
The police ___________ to interview two men about the robbery last week.

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Select suitable option to complete the sentence:
Physics ______ my best subject at school but when I _____ (start) college, my grades in physics _____ (come) down.

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Select the appropriate form(s) of 'be' to complete the sentence:
Fortunately the news ______ as bad as we expected.

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Select the suitable form of 'do' to fill in the blank:
Where _____ your family live?

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Select a suitable verb option to complete the sentence:
Three days _____ long enough for a good holiday.

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Select suitable verb form:
I can't find my binoculars. Do you know where __________?

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Select the suitable form of the verb:
Do you think the people ________ happy with the government?

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Select the suitable verb:
_______ the police know how the accident happened?

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Select suitable verb to fill in the blank:
I _____ like very hot weather. Thirty degrees _____ too warm for me.

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Select suitable form of the verb to complete the sentence:
The government always _______ to increase taxes.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable verb:
Susan ___________ black jeans when she came to my house.

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Select suitable option:
Many people _____ (be) given up smoking because of growing awareness about ill-effects of smoking.

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Identify if the given statement is correct or incorrect. Choose the correction from the options given below:
There was a police standing at the corner of the street.

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Fill in the blanks with correct words:
_________ scissors _________ very sharp.

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Verb + to... (decide to do / forgot to do etc.)

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Rewrite the following conversation using indirect speech:
Sam: Shall we get married?
Sue: Yes, I too think so.

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Sue: Please help me.
Sam: OK.
Write in indirect speech.

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Sam: Can I carry your bag for you?
Sue: No thanks, I can manage.
Change into indirect speech.

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Sam: Let's meet at 8 o'clock.
Sue: OK, Fine.
Write in indirect speech.

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Sam: What's your name?
Sue: I am not going to tell you.
Convert into indirect speech.

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Select a suitable verb to complete the sentence with the help of the hint in the brackets:
Jill has decided not to ___ a car. (Jill is not a very good driver)

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
I wonder where Sue is. She promised not to _____ late.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable verb:
We were all too afraid to speak. Nobody dared  to ______ anything.

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Make a new sentence using the verb in brackets:
He has lost weight. (seem)

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Make new sentence using the verb given in the bracket:
Tom is worried about something. (appear)

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Reframe the sentence using the given verb in the infinitive form and conveying the same meaning:
You know a lot of people. 

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Make new sentence using the verb given in the bracket:
That car has broken down. (appear)

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Make new sentence using the verb in the bracket:
David forgets things. (tend)

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Make new sentence using the verb given in the bracket:
They have solved the problem. (claim)

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Select suitable verb to complete the sentence:
Do you know how to _______ to John's house?

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Select an appropriate verb to complete the sentence:
Can you show me how to _______ this washing machine?

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Select suitable option to complete the sentence:
Would you know what to _______ if there was a fire in the building?

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Select a suitable verb to complete the sentence:
I was really astonished. I didn't know what to ________. 

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Select suitable verb to complete the sentence:
I've been invited to the party but I don't know whether to ______ or not.

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Verb + (object) +to... (I want (you) to do etc.)

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:
Do you want to go alone or do you want me to ________ with you?

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Select appropriate option to complete the sentence:
Have you got enough money or do you want me to ______ you some ?

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Select a suitable verb to complete the sentence:
Shall I leave the window open or would you like me to _____ it?

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable verb:
Do you know how to use the machine or would you like me to ______ you?

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Fill a suitable verb to complete the sentence:
Did you hear what I said or do you want me to _____ it?

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable option:
Can I go now or do you want me to _______?

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Write the following conversation in indirect form:
Ann: Please lock the door.
Ben : OK

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Convert the following conversation in the indirect form:
Ann: Why don't you come and stay with us for a few days?
Ben: Of course , I would love to come and stay there.

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Write the following conversation in indirect speech:
Ben: Can I use your phone?
Sue: No. 

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Sam: Be careful.
Sue: Don't worry. I'll.
Change the above sentences into indirect speech.

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Sam: Can you give me a cup of coffee?
Sue: Of course, I can.
Change the above sentences into indirect speech.

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Convert into reported speech:
Your father said to you: You can use my car.

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Write in reporting speech:
Your friend said to you: Let him do what he wants.

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Transform the given sentence to a simple sentence:
At first I wasn't applying apply for the job but Sarah persuaded me.
Sarah persuaded _________________. 

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Change into reporting speech:
My lawyer said, "Don't say anything to the police".

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Rewrite the following in reported speech:
She said to me, "Do not believe everything he says".

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Transform the given sentence to a simple sentence:
If you've got a car, you are able to travel round more easily.

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Verb + -ing or to to... (1) (remember/regret etc.)

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Verb + -ing or to to... (3) (like / would like etc.)

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Complete the given sentence:

George is a detective. He enjoys his work. He ________________________.

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:

Ann very rarely travels by plane. She ___________

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:

Christine doesn't use her car very often. She _______

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Choose the appropriate option to fill in the blank:

Dave is a gardener. He likes his job. He ______. 

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Select the appropriate option to complete the sentence:

Jennifer is a very cautious person. She ______.

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Choose the most appropriate option to complete the sentence:

Ted is extremely lazy. He _________. 

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Fill the appropriate option in the blank:

Helen is very impatient. She                .

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Fill in the blank with the most suitable form of the verb:
I ___ (not / like) flying.

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Select an appropriate verb to fill in the blank:
You are not an outdoor person.
You went to the beach but want to go back home soon.
You say: I don't ______ lying on the beach all day.

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Fill suitable option to complete the sentence:
I _____ like to be a teacher. I don't have patience to deal with kids.

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Fill the given statement using suitable option:
I _____ like to be a dentist because i always had interest in it.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal verb:
My father _______ tell me stories daily in the night when I was young.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary denoting compulsion:
You _____ take some time off and get some rest. 

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Fill suitable modal auxiliary:
I ______ mind being a tourist guide as I have good knowledge of the geographical area of this city.

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Select a suitable modal auxiliary to fill in the blank:
I ............ go to the wedding as I was occupied elsewhere.

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary:
I _____ see the programme as there was no electricity at our home at that time.

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Identify the adverb(s):
Tom runs very fast.

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Insert suitable modal auxiliary:
I _____ travel by train as I reached the station late by few minutes.

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Verb + preposition + -ing (succeed in -ing / accuse somebody of -ing etc.)

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Expressions + -ing

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To..., for... and so that ... (purpose)

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Adjective + to...

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To... (afraid to do) and preposition + -ing (afraid of -ing)

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See somebody do and see somebody doing

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-ing clauses (Feeling tired, I went to bed early.)

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Adjectives ending in -ing and -ed (boring/bored etc.)

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Adjectives: word order (a nice new house) Adjectives after verbs (You look tired)

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Adjectives and adverbs (1) (quick / quickly)

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Adjective and adverbs (2) (well/fast/late, hard/hardly)

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So and such

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Enough and too

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Quite and rather

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Comparison (1) - cheaper, more expensive etc.

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Comparison (2)

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Comparison (3) - as ... as / than

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Superlatives - the longest / the most enjoyable etc.

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Word order (1) - verb + object; place and time

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Word order (2) - adverbs with the verb

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Still, yet and already Any more / any longer / no longer

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Even

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Can, could and (be) able to

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Complete the sentence using a suitable modal auxiliary:
George has travelled a lot. He _____ speak four languages. 

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Choose the appropriate option to fill in the blank as per the given situation:

You have been suffering from stomach problem which makes you uneasy even at night. Express your disturbed sleep using the correct option:
I _______________ sleep very well recently.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Sandra _____ drive but she hasn't got a car.

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Fill in the blank using the suitable verb form:

I can't understand Martin. I _____(never)____ understand him.

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Fill in the blank with a modal that expresses ability:
I can't see you on Friday but I ______ meet you on Saturday morning.

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Complete the sentence with the appropriate option:
I'm afraid I _______ to your party next week. 

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Complete the sentence using an appropriate option:
When Tim was 16, he was a fast runner. He ______ 100 metres in 11 seconds.

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Complete the sentence using a suitable option:
'Are you in a hurry?'
'No, I've got plenty of time. I ____________.'

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Complete the sentence using the appropriate option:
I was feeling sick yesterday. I _______ anything. 

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Complete the sentence with can / can't / could / couldn't + verb given in the bracket:
Can you speak a bit louder? I _____ hear you very well.

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Fill in the blank using the appropriate option:

'You look tired.' 'Yes, I ____________ last night.'

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Complete the conversation with the most suitable option:
A: Did everybody escape from the fire?
B: Yes, although the fire spread quickly, everybody _____ escape. 

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Complete the answers to the questions with the correct form of 'able to':
A: Did you have difficulty finding Ann's house?
B: Not really. Ann had given us good directions and we ______ find it.

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Complete the answer to the question with the correct form of 'able to':
A: Did you finish your work this afternoon?
B: Yes, there was nobody to disturb me, so I _____ finish it.

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Complete the sentence using the correct form of 'able to':
A: Did the thief get away?
B: Yes. No one realized what was happening and the thief ____ get away.

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Complete the sentence using could/couldn't/can/can't with the given verb:

My grandfather was a very clever man. He ____ (speak) five languages.

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Complete the sentence using could / couldn't / can / can't with the given verb:

I looked everywhere for the book, but I _____ (find) it. 

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Complete the answers to the questions with the correct form of 'able to':
They didn't want to come with us at first but we _____ persuade them. 

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Choose the appropriate option:
Laura had hurt her leg, so she _____ walk very well and had to stay at home. 

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Fill with a suitable modal auxiliary:
I looked very carefully and I ______ see a figure in the distance.

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Complete the answer to this question with the correct form of 'able to':
I wanted to buy some tomatoes. The first shop I went to didn't have any, but I ______ get some in the next shop.

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Fill in the blank with the suitable option:
My grandmother loved music. She ______ play the piano very well.

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Complete the answers to the questions with the correct form of 'able to':
A girl fell into the river but fortunately we ____ rescue her.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
I had forgotten to bring my camera so I _______ take any photographs. 

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Could (do) and could have (done) We

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Fill in the blank using an appropriate modal auxiliary with the help of the hint in the blank:
'The phone is ringing. Who do you think it is?' 'It ___ be Tim.' (Uncertainty)

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate modal:
I'm really hungry. I _____ eat a horse!

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate modal:
It's so nice here. I ______ stay here all day, but unfortunately, I have to go. 

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Choose a suitable option to fill in the blank:
'I can't find my bag. Have you seen it?'
'No, but it _____ be in the car.'

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Choose the appropriate modal that expresses ability:
Peter is a keen musician. He plays the flute and he _____ also play the piano. 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary expressing possibility:
'What shall we do?' 'There's a movie coming on T.V. We _____ watch that.'

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Complete the following sentence with an appropriate modal verb:
The weather is nice now but it _______ change later.
(It's a possibility, but you are uncertain)

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Choose an appropriate option to fill in the blank:
A: What shall we do this evening?
B: I don't know. We ______ go to the cinema.

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Complete the sentence using an appropriate option:

A: I had a very boring evening at home yesterday.
B: Why did you stay at home? You ______ to the cinema. 

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Fill in the blank with the help of the hint given in the  bracket: 
(You are advising your friend to apply for the job.)
A: There's an interesting job advertised in the paper. You _____ apply for it.
B: What sort of job is it? Show me the advertisement. 

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Complete the sentence:
A: Did you go to the concert last night?
B: No. We ______ but we decided not to.

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate modal:

A: Where shall we meet tomorrow?
B: Well, I ________ come to your house, if you like.
(It's possible in the future, but you are not sure about it)

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Must and can't

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate modal (that expresses certainty):
You've been travelling all day. You ______ be very tired. 

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Choose an appropriate option to complete the sentence:
That restaurant _____ be very good. It's always full of people. 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal auxiliary with the help of the hint given in the bracket:
(impossibility in the past).
That restaurant ______ be very good. It's always empty. 

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Fill with a suitable modal auxiliary:
You're going on holiday next week. You _____ be looking forward to it.

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Choose a suitable modal auxiliary to complete the sentence:
It rained every day during their holiday, so they ______ have a very nice time. 

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Fill in the blank with a suitable modal verb:
Congratulations on passing your exam. You ____ be very pleased. 

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Fill in the blank with an appropriate option:
You got here very quickly. You _______ have walked very fast.

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Choose an appropriate option to fill in the blank:
Bill and Sue go away on holiday very often, so they _____ be short of money. 

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Fill a suitable option as per the situation given:
(The doorbell rings) I wonder who that is. It ________ Mary. She's still at work at this time.

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Complete the sentence using the most appropriate option:
Look. Jack is putting on his hat and coat. He ................... out.

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Complete the sentence with a suitable verb:
I left my bike outside the house last night but this morning it wasn't there anymore. Somebody __________ it.

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