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English Grammar Step by Step: • Contents
• Introduction
• Notes
• Unit 1:  Negative and interrogative sentences
• Unit 2:  Short answers
• Unit 3:  Question tags
• Unit 4:  Questions and exclamations
• Unit 5:  So, neither, nor, either
• Unit 6:  Be, used to, would, be/get/become used to, dare, have, get, become, grow, go, turn, fall and feel
• Unit 7:  Verb tenses: forms
• Unit 8:  Irregular verbs
• Unit 9:  Verb tenses: uses
• Unit 10:  Personal pronouns, possessives and reflexive pronouns
• Unit 11: The genitive case
• Unit 12: Singular and plural nouns
• Unit 13: Gender
• Unit 14: A, an, some, any, no, not, none, each, every and the; compounds of some, any, no and every
• Unit 15: Neither, not...either, none, not...any, both and all
• Unit 16: A few, few, a lot, lots, a little, little, many, much, no and plenty
• Unit 17: Enough, too, so and such
• Unit 18: Comparative and superlative sentences
• Unit 19: The adjective order
• Unit 20: Relative clauses
• Unit 21: Do and make
• Unit 22: Modal verbs
• Unit 23: Infinitives, gerunds and present participles
• Unit 24: Conditional sentences
• Unit 25: Passive sentences
• Unit 26: Reported speech
• Unit 27: Purpose
• Unit 28: Word order
• Unit 29: Inversion
• Unit 30: Connectors
• Unit 31: Prepositions
• Unit 32: Phrasal verbs


Intermediate English Grammar:
• Contents
• Unit 9:  Irregular verbs


English Grammar for Beginners:
• Contents
• Unit 1:  A, an, some any and the
• Unit 2:  Some, any + body/one, + thing, + where
• Unit 3:  Personal pronouns and possessives
• Unit 4:  Reflexive pronouns, the reciprocal pronoun "each other" and object pronouns
• Unit 5:  List of irregular verbs


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Expressions, and Idioms


Level: Beginners



1. How do you do?

How are you?
How do you do?
I'm fine. Thank you.
That's all right!
Do not mention it.




2. ...?
I am an English teacher.


What do you do?
What are you doing?
What do you make?
What are you making?
How do you do?




3. As cold as ...

a winter night
a fridge
ice
frozen water
hot milk




4. If something is 'crystal clear', it is ...

very clear
not clear at all
quite clear
unclear
obscure




5. Children like ... . Sometimes it is not easy to find them.

playing truant
to play truant
playing hide-and-seek
watching the news
to watch the news




6. Rome was not built in a ...

day
week
month
year
century




7. I'd like a glass of ... coffee, that is, a glass of milk/cream and coffee.

black
milk
white
brown
yellow




8. My wife hates ... jokes. She thinks they are of bad taste.

green
red
orange
blue
white




9. Would you like some more dessert?
No, thank you. I'm ...


fed up
full
sick
hungry
angry




10. Home, ... home.

bitter
sugar
salty
sweet
cold




11. I think I have fallen ... . She is so sweet, beautiful, funny ha-ha, intelligent. I can't wait to see her again.

in love
in disgrace
apart
into a deep depression
deeply




12. If someone loves things that contain sugar, he or she has a ...

bitter tooth
bitter mouth
sweet tooth
sweet mouth
sweet tongue




13. An eye for ...

an ear
a tooth
teeth
an eye
two ears




14. See you later, ...!

terminator
constipation
hallucination
cater
alligator




15. Mum: Happy birthday, sweetheart!
Dad: ...
Son: Thank you so much for the birthday present. I love it.


Happy endings!
Merry Christmas!
Many happy days!
Many happy returns of the day!
Many more birthdays!




16. Ready, ...!

finish, go
finish, steady
go, steady
steady, go
ready, go




17. That man over there has a heart of ... . He's a very charming person.

platinum
gold
silver
coal
ice




18. Love me, love my ...

dog
cat
bird
mouse
snake




19. If someone is extremelly poor, we say that he or she is as poor as ...

a churchgoer
a church mouse
bacon and eggs
a banker
fish and chips




20. He used to be ..., but now he is rich, and everybody adores him.

the black dog of the family
the yellow chicken of the family
the white sheep of the yard
the black sheep of the family
the black cat of the family


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