Grammar For You


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Wednesday, 9 June 2010

Grammar Revision Practice

I. Rewrite as directed the following sentences without changing the meaning.
  1. I was annoyed by his behaviour. [Change the voice]
  2. I am invited. [Supply a question tag]
  3. The teacher said, "Have you done your homework?" [Change the narration]
  4. As soon as the tiger saw the rabbit, it attacked. [Begin. No sooner...].
  5. No other athlete in our school is as fast as Rachel. [Use: Fastest]
  6. If you do not hurry up, you will miss the train. [Begin: Unless…]
  7. I was so tired that I was not able to follow him. [Use: too]
  8. Can we ever forget those happy days? [Rewrite as an Assertive sentence]
  9. He did not come. He did not write a letter. [Use:'neither... nor...']
  10. He passed the examinations. He got a gold medal.[Use:'not only...']
II. Fill in the blanks with an appropriate article.
1. Raj Mahal is ____ top class hotel.
2. Could we change ___ the topic of discussion?
3. ___ honest man is always trusted.
4. __ African continent is full of conflicts.
5. He is ____ European writer.