CT Quiz 483

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.) It’s written in the _____s; to reach for the _____s; a shooting _____; to thank your lucky _____s; Make sure you check out my other Twitter accounts! @DazzleEnglish aimed at advanced learners,…

CT Quiz 482

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 give somebody a _____-lashing; Watch your _____!; to be _____-tied; Make sure you check out my other Twitter accounts! @DazzleEnglish aimed at advanced learners, and @150phrasalverbs for those wishing to learn and review…

CT Quiz 481

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.) It’s a licence to print _____; to pour _____ down the drain; to spend _____ like water;   Make sure you check out my other Twitter accounts! @DazzleEnglish aimed at advanced…

CT Quiz 480

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 let your heart _____ your head; to _____ the roost; to _____ with an iron fist;

CT Quiz 479

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 put somebody’s _____ out of joint; to be right under somebody’s _____; to rub somebody’s _____ in it; to have a _____ job;

Top Phrase #6: (It’s) no wonder

(IT’S) NO WONDER Meaning: It’s not surprising Examples: You shouldn’t have eaten four doughnuts. It’s no wonder you feel sick. No wonder Luka is exhausted, he has been working long hours all week.    

CT Quiz 478

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.) _____ ’em dead!; to _____ some sense into sb; _____-down prices;   Make sure you check out my other Twitter accounts! @DazzleEnglish aimed at advanced learners, and @150phrasalverbs  for those wishing to learn…

Spot the Mistakes (33)

Which of these sentences are gramatically incorrect? Correct the mistakes. Where have you been? I’m waiting for you for over a hour! This is highly confidential information. You don’t have to tell anyone. “I don’t like that restaurant.” – “Nor do I.” You can come and visit us any time you like. I reminded Ben…

CT Quiz 477

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 dance? I couldn’t _____ less. a _____ home; to not have a _____ in the world;

Word Formation (29)

Use the word in capitals to form a new word which fits the gap. The hotel was clean but quite  _____. For instance, there was no TV or private bathroom.  BASE It was _____ of Jim not to phone and tell you he was going to be so late.  THOUGHT Emma was very touched by the _____ and…

CT Quiz 476

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.) _____ a dog a bad name; to _____ somebody the fright of their life; to _____ somebody the benefit of the doubt;     Make sure you check out my…

CT Quiz 475

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 _____ your own grave; to _____ your heels in; to take a _____ at somebody;   Have you checked out my other Twitter accounts yet? @DazzleEnglish (for advanced learners)…