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Use of Comma Exercise

Practice your knowledge on using comma (,) in the following sentences. Check rules of comma to know when to use comma. Start here: 1. Having thought of a great idea Michael runs to his mother. 2. The puppy is cute but smelly. 3. Today the sun is shining brightly. 4. The diet which was introduced by Dr. Holts […]

Uses of Comma

Punctuation is an important aspect of writing. Many, even native English speakers, do not know when to use comma in writing. Here are the rules on how to use comma (,) in sentences.  1. Use commas between lists of three or more.  Example: My mother bought cake, balloons, candies, and chocolates for the party. 2. Use […]

Writing Practice: What’s Next – A Swedish Tale Part 3

This is the last part of  “What’s Next writing practice with A Swedish Tale”. For the first and second parts, please click HERE and HERE. Did you write the continuation of the story? Now, let’s check if you got it correctly, or if your version is much better. “Hurry! Use your last wish to get it […]

Writing Practice: What’s Next – A Swedish Tale Part 2

Let’s continue our What’s Next writing practice with A Swedish Tale, now with the second part. For the first part, please click HERE. Did you write the continuation of the story? Now, let’s check if you got it correctly, or if your version is much better. “I wish I had a big fat sausage to […]

What Can You See?

This post is for our What Say You speaking practice and at the same time in What’s in the Picture writing practice.  What can you see in this optical illusion image? Let’s practice your speaking skill and/or writing skill by giving description on what you see in the image. Ready?  Do you see a young […]

What Say You? If You Bumped Your Car

Here’s our next “What Say You?” speaking (or writing?) exercise. All you need to do is record your answer to the question. There is no right or wrong answer here, so feel free to express yourself. Let’s start, here’s the question:  If you bumped your car into another car, but nobody saw you do it, […]

Story Writing

Writing a story is fun. So, for our writing exercise, we have a picture below. All you need to do is write a story based on the sequence of events shown in the picture. You can give the man a name you like. Write your story on the comment box below and the teacher will […]

What Say You? If I won in a Lottery

For our speaking exercises, let’s start with “What Say You?“. This question, though sound incorrect but not, is usually asked to demand an answer. So, for this speaking exercise, all you need to do is record your answer to the question. There is no right or wrong answer here, so feel free to express yourself. […]

Do Not Begin a Sentence with “Because”

This had been what my English teacher told me however it is not always correct. Example A: Because I am tired. A sentence must always be complete in thought. So if the sentence is like the one above, the meaning is not complete. Example B: Because his father won in the lottery, they are able […]