Grammar Exercises

Spot the Mistakes (41)

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

  1. I didn’t have money enough for the train ticket.
  2. Can you help me? I’m not tall enough to reach the top shelf.
  3. I bought my car to a friend of mine.
  4. We regret to inform you that we are unable offer you the job.
  5. Noah regrets to change jobs. His new job is far more stressful.
  6. Jen had the uneasy feeling she was be followed.
  7. Had I had known it was your birthday, I would have bought you something.
  8. I wish I have a boss like yours. He’s very open to new ideas.









Answers

1. I didn’t have enough money for the train ticket.
2. ✅
3. I bought my car from a friend of mine.
4.  We regret to inform you that we are unable to offer you the job.
5. Noah regrets changing jobs. His new job is far more stressful.
6. Jen had the uneasy feeling she was being followed.
7. ✅
8. I wish I had a boss like yours. He’s very open to new ideas.

 

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Spot the Mistakes (33)

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

  1. Where have you been? I’m waiting for you for over a hour!
  2. This is highly confidential information. You don’t have to tell anyone.
  3. “I don’t like that restaurant.” – “Nor do I.”
  4. You can come and visit us any time you like.
  5. I reminded Ben to take the medicine before he went to bed.
  6. I won’t speak to him until he will apologise.
  7. We’re going on holiday in the end of the month.
  8. That party was pretty boring, isn’t it?












Answers

1.  Where have you been? I’ve been waiting for you for over an hour!

2. This is highly confidential information. You mustn’t tell anyone.

3. ✅

4. ✅

5. ✅

6. I won’t speak to him until he apologises.

7. We’re going on holiday at the end of the month.

8. That party was pretty boring, wasn’t it?