Spot the Spelling Mistakes (1)

Check the words in bold. Are they spelt correctly? If not, correct the spelling. He’s writting a letter. They’re looking for accomodation near the university. Don’t you believe me? The meeting is tomorow. They went to the party separately. The exam is in February. The goverment needs to act quickly. Your appearence is important in…

CT Quiz 591

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 😉. to _____ somebody a line; a drip-_____; to spoon-_____;  

End the Confusion (5) – Answers

The bread didn’t rise because I forgot to add the yeast. The landlord can’t raise the rent. You only moved in a short time ago. So let’s raise our glasses and drink a toast to the happy couple! The helicopter rose into the air and headed towards the nearby island. It was only three degrees when we…

End the Confusion (5): Raise vs. Rise

Raise vs. Rise The verb ‘raise‘ (raised/raised), is transitive so this means that it requires a direct object. 🔸  She raised her hand. 🔸  They have raised their prices again. 🔸  I intend to raise the issue with the manager. The verb ‘rise‘ (rose/risen), on the other hand, is intransitive. This means there is no…

CT Quiz 590

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 😉. to _____ in your boots; to get a fair _____; to _____ hands;   Vocabulary quizzes and idioms  

CT Quiz 589

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 😉. I see what you _____; to have a _____ streak; by fair _____s or foul;   Grammar exercises