Gerunds and Infinitives We use Gerunds and Infinitives as subjects. Often an infinitive phrase is used with it as the object of a sentence: It is difficult to learn a second language. A gerund phrase is frequently used as the subject of a sentence: Learning a second language is difficult. An infinitive can also be
What is an Infinitive? The Infinitive is a non-finite form of the verb which names an action. As a rule the infinitive is used with the particle to. Students go to school to get knowledge. If two infinitives are connected by the conjunctions and or or, the particle to is placed only before the first infinitive.
Grammar Time: Verbs of Perception Exam in Mind Level B1/B2 Let's learn to use Gerunds and Infinitives with verbs of perception. Certain verbs of perception are followed by either the simple form of a verb (=the infinitive form without “to”) or the –ing form of a verb. There is little difference in meaning between the
Grammar Time: Past Simple Irregular Verbs Exam in Mind Level B1/ B2 These exercises will help you to review Past Simple irregular verbs. Exercise 1. Answer the questions as in the example. Pay attention to Past Simple Irregular Verbs Example: Did you sit down? – Yes, I sat down. Did you drink any coffee before class?
Writing an Informal Letter Exam in Mind Level B1/B2 Let's write an informal letter A Place in My Country I liked Imagine you visited a aplces in your country which you really liked. Write a letter to your friend using a plan below: write some words about where the palce is situated and why you
English Olympiad Do English Olympiad Year 11 Reading Test 3 to improve your reading skills and prepare for English Olympiad and an exam. Reading Comprehension Test for 11th Form Students You are going to read a brochure for tourists. Six sentences have been removed from the brochure. Choose from the sentences A-G the one which fits
Grammar Time: Present Simple and Present Continuous Exam in Mind Level B1 / B2 Revise Present Simple and Present Continuous Tenses before you start doing these exercises. Task 1. Put the verbs in brackets into the Present Simple or Present Continuous. Dear Philip! I (write)_______________ to tell you about my holiday. I (stay)_______________ with my friend in
Have practice in using Present Simple and Present Continuous Exam in Mind Level B1 / B2 In general or right now? Present Simple vs Present Continuous Let's revise Present Simple vs Present Continuous Present Simple is used to describe: habitual actions or permanent states: She works in a bank.He sometimes goes swimming. I never do anything I feel is against
Grammar Time: Present Continuous Or Present Simple Do you prepare for exams? Do these grammar exercises to revise what tense to use Present Continuous or Present Simple Level B1 Exercise 1. Use the present continuous in the sentences. Don't rush me (I / work) _____________________as fast as I can. What (you / drink)______________________? It looks awful. ( She
Brush Up: Pronouns Either Neither Every Each All None Either Относится к двум лицам или предметам, имеет значение тот или другой, любой из двух: You may go by either road. (Можете идти по той или другой дороге (по любой из двух) Take either book. (Возьми одну из этих (двух) книг.) Here are two dictionaries, you make