English Random Practice Bits-I

Random practice Test-I

1. I thought I ……… going to be late, but I’m right on time.

A) Were         B) was       C) Am      D) will be

2. Change into passive voice

Contractors are building lots of new houses in Hyderabad.

A) Lots of new houses are being built in Hyderabad.

B) Lots of new houses are built in Hyderabad.

C) Lots of new houses were being built in Hyderabad.

D) Lots of new houses were built in Hyderabad.

3. Sita works in …..School.

A) The      B) an        C) a        D) no article Read more

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English Articles Practice Bits-I

Articles practice bits –I

1. Many ……..student was absent today.

A) The         B) A            C)An               D) No article

2.He will return in half……hour.

A) The        B) A              C)An               D) No article

3. Your father was…..brave man.

A) The         B) A              C)An               D) No article

4. I met …..university professor at the seminar.

A) The                B) A              C)An               D) No article Read more

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Synonyms Practice Exercise-I

Synonyms Practice Exercise-I

Select the word or group of words that is most similar in meaning to the word in capital letters.

1. APPLAUD

A. CENSURE     B. DENOUNCE     C. EXTOL    D. MALIGN

2.ALTRUISTIC

A.GENEROUS     B. FRUGAL      C. MISERLY   D. CHEAP

3. RICH

A. DEFICIT   B.  SCANTY   C. PLETHORIC   D. DEARTH

4.DIFFIDENT

A.TIMID        B. STALWART  C. DAUNTLESS     D.BRAVE

5.ALLEVIATE

A.  INTENSIFY B.RELIEVE  C.DENOUNCE   D.INSTIGATE

6.SENTIENT

A.CAPABLE OF FEELING     B.HOSTILE      C. JEALOUS  D.EGOISTIC  Read more

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How to Improve American Accent?

Ways to improve your American Accent…….

  It is very important these days for Non Native Americans to try and copy the American Accent when they speak. However, deceptively, each region in America has their own distinct accent and different ways of speaking English. One should first try to master getting the neutral accent before attempting the other American accents. It is never too late to learn a new accent. Just like it is never too late to learn how to learn a new instrument, or learn to drive a car or ride a bike. It just needs patience and practice. Read more

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GMAT Study Plan

GMAT Study Plan
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Before going into the GMAT Study Plan, few frequently asked questions first.

GMAT- Frequently Asked Questions:

What does GMAT stand for?

The General Management Admission Test or GMAT is a computer-based adaptive test administered by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Contrary to popular belief, GMAT does not grade an examinee’s business skill or intelligence. Rather, GMAT is used to determine the analytical skills, problem-solving capabilities, and critical reasoning abilities of the test taker.

Launched in February 1954, GMAT was first known as “The Admission Test for Graduate Study in Business” (ATGSB) and was administered to 4,228 examinees only. The name was changed in 1976 to GMAT. Read more

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How to Improve Spelling: 11 QuickTips

How to Improve Spelling?

Spellings do not play a significant role in English conversations, however, when it comes to the writing part, especially academic tests, they become a nightmare for non native speakers. Even native speakers often struggle with spellings.
Almost all of the non-native speakers are puzzled by the spelling patterns, since
•There is no logic in spelling patterns

• There are exceptions to almost every spelling rule
• It is difficult to memorize the spelling rules, hence need to take every word and memorize it individually.
Here are some valuable tips on” How to Improve Spelling”? Read more

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Games to Learn English: Knowledge with Fun

There are different strategies to learn English language. The language can be learnt by reading simple English like in advertisements, product descriptions, and commercials etc. Watching movies, listening to the radio or simply conversing with others certainly improves your English language proficiency. These methods have been proven effective and they often produce results faster than other methods.
However, there is much easier and fun way to learn English fast, and that is through playing games. Fortunately, we have a great number of games to learn English, available online and offline. There are many different types of educational games that can be utilized by aspirants who want to learn English. Read more

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How to Improve Writing skills in English?

How to improve writing skills in English?

When it comes to Linguistic skills and especially English language makes it a point to learn through one’s own conscience. Basically, no one is a born brilliant at writing. Even the most affluent writers or say established authors also have had to practice to reach at zenith of writing. In factthere are no proper defined hard and fast rules to describe a piece of writing as “the best”.

Now the question arises How to improve writing skills?

What can we do to brush up our written skills towards excellence? Read more

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