CT Quiz 576

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, ask me for a follow first please 😉. if _____s could kill!; a _____alike; to _____ like a drowned rat;

Dazzling Phrasal Verbs! (1): SHAKE

Welcome to “Dazzling Phrasal Verbs”! This new section is aimed at my more advanced learners.  In each instalment I’m going to show you three phrasal verbs based on the same word, and we’re going to kick off with ‘shake’. 1. shake off Meaning: get rid of sth/sb unpleasant or annoying, free yourself I’m finding it…

Improve Your Accent! (20) – Answers

Exercise A. costume  2. custom  3. customer  4. message  5. massage  6. ferry  7. fairy Exercise B. ferry  2. customer  3. costume  4. fairy  5. message  6. massage  7. custom  

CT Quiz 575

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, ask me for a follow first please 😉. the _____ of plenty; to be in the _____ of the living; a _____ing card; a _____lord;

Verb Patterns (3): Gerund or Infinitive? – Answers

cooking; ordering reading to meet to take, to work going studying to work wearing becoming; to be laugh looking at studying Go back to the exercise ➡️ Verb Patterns (1): Gerund or Infinitive? Verb Patterns (2): Gerund or Infinitive? (Remember, Forget, Stop, Try, Need)

CT Quiz 574

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, ask me for a follow first please 😉. He can’t _____ a joke; to _____ a drubbing; It _____s two to tango;  

Confusing Words (6): Among or Between?

Complete the sentences with ‘between’ or ‘among’. The restaurant is _____ the bank and the florist’s. The log cabin was almost hidden _____ the trees. You shouldn’t eat _____ meals. Barcelona, Paris and London are _____ my favourite cities. I’ve got a new job but don’t tell anybody yet. It’s just _____ you and me….

Verb Patterns (3): Gerund or Infinitive?

Add the gerund or infinitive form (with or without “to”) of the verb in brackets.   “I don’t feel like __________ (cook) for so many people. How about __________ (order) some pizzas?” Glen really enjoys __________ (read) books by Stephen King. We arranged __________ (meet) my cousins at the entrance to the amusement park. At work…

CT Quiz 573

What’s the missing word? The same word fits all the gaps. Answers by DM (=Direct private message) *only* to @EnglishSmarts on Twitter. If I’m not following you, ask me for a follow first please 😉.  This time there’s a prize of a 30-minute online conversation class to the first person to send me the correct answer. The competition is only open to those…