CT Quiz 524

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please . to do sth on a _____ and a prayer; to take somebody under your _____; a right-_____ politician;  

CT Quiz 523

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  to _____ somebody with science; to swear _____; It’s the _____ leading the _____;

Joke Time (2)

An elderly man and his wife are taking a stroll along a lovely deserted beach. Suddenly the husband trips over something. A bottle. And out pops this genie. “I will grant you each one wish” the genie says. The wife quickly makes her wish first. “I would like to go on a Caribbean cruise with my husband.”  Suddenly there’s a…

CT Quiz 522

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  to keep sb in the _____; Do I need to paint you a _____?; _____-perfect;

A little bit of poetry #3

Cats sleep anywhere Cats sleep anywhere, any table, any chair. Top of piano, window ledge, in the middle, on the edge. Open drawer, empty shoe, anybody’s lap will do. Fitted in a cardboard box, in the cupboard with your frocks. Anywhere! They don’t care! Cats sleep anywhere. Eleanor Farjeon

CT Quiz 521

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  to _____ fault with sb; to _____ your bearings; to _____ the time to do sth; to _____ it in your heart to do sth;    

CT Quiz 520

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  to lay it on _____; to have a _____ skin; to be (as) _____ two short planks;    

Let’s Talk About…Books and Reading

These conversation questions are a resource for both teachers and students. They can be used in class, or with a study buddy, or with somebody you do a language exchange with. Tips for learners In those in-between times when you can’t find somebody to practise with I recommending trying to write down your answers, or even talking out…

CT Quiz 519

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  a _____ level; That’s the _____!; a kindred _____; a free _____;

CT Quiz 518

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  It’s no _____ off my back; by the _____ of your teeth; to jump out of your _____;

CT Quiz 517

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps). Answers by DM *only* to @EnglishSmarts. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please .  to be _____ on the uptake; to be _____ on the trigger; to cut somebody to the _____;