Grammar For You


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Sunday, 6 December 2009

Grammar Revision Questions

Question 1
Rewrite the sentences according to the directions given after each:        
1.      Students often find homework uninteresting. . (Begin with: It is …)
2.      Try again and you will solve the problem. (Begin with: Unless…)
3.       We shall hear Rafi’s voice no more. (Begin with: Alas! Rafi's voice…)
4.      ‘I did not inform you of the test,’ said Kiran to Ravi. (Use: apologized)
5.      Robert started to play cricket a year ago. (Begin with: Robert has …)
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Question 2
Fill in the blanks with the correct forms of the word/words given in brackets:     
1.      If he doesn’t come,  we _______________ the picnic. (postpone)
2.      If I were as rich as John, I ______________ you with money. (help)
3.      She would never come to the wedding if __________ her. (not invite)
4.      If you __________ a taxi, you would get there in time. (take)
5.      Rich as he is, he does not squander. (Use: Although…)