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31 05, 2019

Present Perfect Continuous

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Present Perfect Continuous or Present Perfect Progressive Present Perfect Continuous is used: to indicate the duration of an activity that began in the past and continues to the present: I have been sitting here since seven o’clock. You have been studying for five straight hours. It has been snowing all day. The boys have been

11 04, 2019

Reading and Writing Test 1 Year 6

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Test 1 For students of the sixth grade: do Reading and Writing Test 1 Year 6 to develop your reading and writing skills and improve your knowledge of vocabulary and grammar. Reading Once upon a time there was a man who had often travelled to foreign lands, and on returning to his own country boasted

10 04, 2019

Revise Types of Questions

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Questions, Answers, Negatives Revise types of questions and have practice doing the exercises. There are four main types of questions in English: general or Yes / No-questions; alternative  or Or-questions; special or Wh-questions (a – to all memebers of the sentence except subject, b – questions to the subject or Who-questions); disjunctive or Tag-questions. There

28 03, 2019

Vocabulary and Grammar Placement Test Level B2

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Check your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. Level B2 Vocabulary and Grammar Placement Test Level B2 consists of 50 items testing grammar and vocabulary. Recommended for school graduates. 1.I’m 18 and my brother is 20, so he’s ........ me. a. the oldest of b. older than c. as old as 2. Carl’s very ........ .

18 03, 2019

What is Future-in-the-Past

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What should we know about Future-in-the-Past Future-in-the-Past in Reported Speech When the reporting verb is in the Past Tense we change the Future Tense into the Future-in-the-Past. To make the Future-in-the-Past the auxiliary verb would is used instead of will. Two Forms of Future-in-the-Past Like Simple Future, Future-in-the-Past has two different forms in English: would and was going

14 03, 2019

How to Be Successful in Life

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Do you want to climb the ladder of success? Fill in the prepositions where necessary to get some pieces of advice how to be successful in life. 1. I’d like to recommend some interesting advice ____you. - to of 2. You should pay more attention ____ the school subjects which appeal ____ your interests. for,

10 03, 2019

Grammar Test Conditionals

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Do this grammar test to check your knowledge of Conditionals. Revise : Conditionals of Three Types Subjunctive II, Wish Sentences Wish Sentences: Verb Forms Following Wish Do Grammar Test Conditionals to check your knowledge and develop your grammar skills. Task 1. Choose the correct variant to complete the sentence. 1.If the Titanic had not hit an

28 02, 2019

Reported Special Questions

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How to report Wh-questions When we report a Wh-question, we use reporting verbs like asked, wondered, wanted to know or enquired. When there is a question word (what, where, why, who, when, how) we use that question word in the reported question but there is no auxiliary verb and the word order is like an affirmative sentence. Direct

11 02, 2019

Conditionals of Three Types

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Learn what Conditionals of three types are, have practice doing execises and use them in your speech. What are Conditionals? Conditionals of three types are two parts sentences which are connected with the word 'if'. With all conditionals, when we start the sentence with 'if', we must use a comma. When 'if' is in the middle

7 02, 2019

Reported Commands, Requests, Suggestons

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Let's learn how to report commands, requests and suggestions. In reported commands, requests and suggestions we use such verbs as: to order, to ask, to tell, to suggest, to beg, to advise, to forbid, to warn, to insist, to promise, to agree, to refuse, to remind, etc. after which according to the construction of the