Uncategorized

CT Quiz 471

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps).  Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, please request a follow first 😉)

to _____ somebody up in cotton wool;

to _____ your head around sth;

to keep sth under ___s;

Grammar Exercises

Spot the Mistakes (31)

Which of these sentences are grammatically incorrect? Correct the mistakes.

  1. Nobody phoned while I was out, did they?
  2. You should have tell me you were going to be late.
  3. I’m going to Rome next week but I won’t have time to do many sightseeing.
  4. I really like this jeans. I might to buy another pair in black.
  5. You remind me to my grandfather. He used to say things like that.
  6. I wonder how much that necklace costs.
  7. I would love to be able to speak Italian fluently.















    Answers

    1. ✅

    2. You should have told me you were going to be late.

    3. I’m going to Rome next week but I won’t have time to do much sightseeing.

    4. I really like these jeans. I might buy another pair in black.

    5. You remind me of my grandfather. He used to say things like that.

    6. ✅

    7. ✅

Uncategorized

CT Quiz 470

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps).  Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, please request a follow first 😉)

to _____ horns with somebody;

caps _____;

to be under _____ and key;

to pick a _____;

Uncategorized

CT Quiz 469

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps).  Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, please request a follow first 😉)

out of _____, out of mind;

to set your _____s on sth;

lose _____ of sb/sth;

 

Uncategorized

CT Quiz 468

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps).  Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, please request a follow first 😉)

to spend money like _____;

a hot-_____ bottle;

to pour cold _____ on something;

 

 

Uncategorized

CT Quiz 467

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps).  Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, please request a follow first 😉)

to make quick _____ of sth;

nice _____ if you can get it! ;

to _____ your tail off;

to _____ your magic;

Grammar Exercises

ADJECTIVES + PREPOSITIONS (2)

Choose the correct preposition in brackets.

1.  Tom’s very keen _____ sailing.  (in, of, on)

2.  The children are busy _____ their homework. (at, in, with)

3.  Bryan is frightened _____ clowns. (about, of, with)

4.  Sugar is bad _____ your teeth.  (for, of, with)

5.  I’m quite bad _____ maths.  (about, at, of)

6.  You got the job? That’s wonderful! I’m so proud _____ you! (about, of, with)

7.  I don’t think that dress is suitable _____ your sister’s wedding.  (for, of, to)

8.  The children are excited ____ going on holiday.  (about, for, to)

9.  Charlie is married _____ Lisa.  (of, to, with)

10.  Amanda is very interested _____ buying a house in Tuscany. (in, on, to)

11.  Jam is packed _____ calories (about, of, with) as it’s full _____ sugar.  (in, of, with)

12. Alessandro is responsible _____ the rock band’s social media accounts. (at, for, of) 

















pb - jan 2019 - cherries

Answers

1. on

2. with

3. of

4. for

5. at

6. of

7. for

8. about

9. to

10. in

11. with; of

12. for