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Will or would

20 Nov

Underline the best form in each sentence.

  1. I wouldn´t /won’t do that if I were you.
  2. I would/will give you a call as soon as I get there.
  3. I would /will help me if I knew what to do.
  4. What time will/would you be back?
  5. I won’t/wouldn’t be surprised if he failed the exam.
  6. Sorry, she can’t talk to you at the moment, but she will/would call you back in an hour.
  7. If I could, I will/would travel around the world.
  8. Will/would you move to a bigger house if you had enough money?

 

Answer

  1. I wouldn´t do that if I were you.
  2. I will give you a call as soon as I get there.
  3. I would help me if I knew what to do.
  4. What time will you be back?
  5. I wouldn’t be surprised if he failed the exam.
  6. Sorry, she can’t talk to you at the moment, but she will call you back in an hour.
  7. If I could, I would travel around the world.
  8. Would you move to a bigger house if you had enough money?

 

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Say or tell

20 Nov

Complete the following sentences with say and tell.

  1. Do you know what that sign …………….? I can’t read it from here.
  2. I saw your mum yesterday and she ……………. me you were engaged.
  3. He just stood there and ……………. nothing.
  4. Why didn’t you ……………. us that you wouldn’t come?
  5. She ……………. that they would be away for a while.
  6. I think she is ……………. the truth.
  7. I wish I could ……………. something, but I’d better not.
  8. ……………. me what really happened!

Answer

  1. Do you know what that sign says? I can’t read it from here.
  2. I saw your mum yesterday and she told me you were engaged.
  3. He just stood there and said nothing.
  4. Why didn’t you tell us that you wouldn’t come?
  5. She said that they would be away for a while.
  6. I think she is telling the truth.
  7. I wish I could say something, but I’d better not.
  8. Tell me what really happened!

 

Been or Gone

19 Nov

Write been or gone in the following sentences.

  1. Where is Laura? Has she …………….to the hairdresser’s?
  2. I love your new look! Have you ……………. to the hairdresser’s?
  3. I know New York quite well. I have ……………. there more than once.
  4. You can’t speak to Anna now. She has already …………… home.
  5. I left my mobile a couple of minutes ago. And Now it’s ……………!
  6. My grandmother has never ……………. abroad.
  7. I saw her a moment ago. Where do you think she has …………….?
  8. She has ……………. to Argentina three times.

 

Answer

  1. gone
  2. been
  3. been
  4. gone
  5. gone
  6. been
  7. gone
  8. been

 

 

Questions with who

19 Nov

Decide if “who” is the subject or object of the following questions.

  1. Who wants /does want a cup of tea?
  2. Who won / did win the match yesterday?
  3. Who knows / does know the answer this question?
  4. Who knew / did you meet at the party last night?
  5. Who did tell / told you the news?
  6. Who lives / does live next door?
  7. Who smoked / did smoke in my car?
  8. Who broke / did break my pencil?

 

Answer

  1. Who wants a cup of tea?
  2. Who won the match yesterday?
  3. Who knows the answer this question?
  4. Who did you meet at the party last night?
  5. Who told you the news?
  6. Who lives next door?
  7. Who smoked in my car?
  8. Who broke my pencil

Nouns that can be Countable and Uncountable

18 Nov

 

Countable

Uncountable

There are a hair in my soup!

hair

I don’t have much hair.
There are six lights in our classroom.

light

Close the curtain. There’s too much light!
I think  I heard a strange noise.

noise

It’s difficult to work when there is so much noise.
Have you got a paper to read?
Hand me those student papers.

paper

I want to draw a picture. Have you got some paper?
Our house has eight rooms.

room

Is there room for me to sit here?
We had a great time at the party.
How many times have I told you not to shout?

time

Have you got time for a cup of coffee?
Macbeth is one of Shakespeare’s greatest works.

work

I have no money. I need work!

 

For, since and ago

18 Nov

Complete the following sentences using for, since or ago and the words in brackets.

  1. She has had a terrible headache …………………… (morning).
  2. He last saw her …………………… (three months)
  3. We played a computer game …………………… (all day yesterday)
  4. I took an aspirin …………………… (this morning)
  5. She has been on a diet …………………… (two months)
  6. I haven’t done any exercise …………………… (years)
  7. We started dating  …………………… ( a year)
  8. They have been good friends …………………… (they met)

 

Activities with do, go and play (2)

18 Nov

Family-Activities

Complete the following sentences using do,  go or  play.

  1. Do you ……………. a lot of exercise?
  2. Would you like to ……………. dancing?
  3. Who taught you to ……………. the piano?
  4. The children are very quiet. I think they ……………. a computer game.
  5. He …………… a lot of photography.
  6. I ……………. swimming quite often.
  7. When was the last time you ……………. shopping?
  8. She ……………. karate for almost 10 years.