Mar 16, 2018

Gerund and participle English Grammar for Junior

Fill the blanks with gerund form of the words given in the brackets:-
Answer is at the end.
A

1 - (sleep)_________is good for sleeping.

2- (see)_________is believing.

3- (lie)_________is a sin.

4 - Children do not enjoy _________(go)to the dentist.

5- I hate _________(borrow)money.

6- Would you mind_________(write) your address here?

7 - Stop_________(argue)and start_________(think).

Gerund and participle English Grammar for Junior

8 - Is there anything of worth_________(buy)?

9 - It is no use_________(cry)over split milk.

10 - She is looking forward to _________(reach)your destination.

11- I remember_________(read)a review of that film.

12- He finished_________(speak)and left the hall.

13 - Your beard needs_________(trim).

14 - _________(teach) children id not child's play.

15- Some people like_________(gossip).

16 - She insisted on_________(accompany)us to the theater.

17 - He could not help_________(laugh)at the joker.

18 - Give up_________(smoke).

19- They burst out _________(laugh).

20- He is thinking of _________(make)his will.

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B

Rewrite the following sentences using a gerund instead of an infinitive in each case I.

1. To quarrel with a child is absurd.

2. To find fault with others is easy.

3. To play with fire is dangerous.

4. To steal is wrong. climb hills is difficult.

6. To ignore the advice of teachers was their mistake.

7. To waste your money is foolish.

8. To see is to believe.

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9. To exercise is necessary for health.

10. To eat too much is harmful.


C

Underline the gerund in each sentence

1. He is fond of playing badminton.

2. Reading makes a man perfect.

3. Would you like having something coffee or tea?

4. I intend joining engineering next year.

5. King Francis enjoyed watching tiger fights.

6. We expect a patient hearing from you.

7. Feeling is believing indeed.

8. Singing is her favourite hobby.

9. Gambling is an evil habit.

10. The police accused him of killing.

11. The Woodcutter earned an honest living.

12. No spitting.

13. Drinking and gambling are two most prevalent vices.

14. He prevented me from going there.

15. I did it with a view of teasing him.

Answer of A

Ans. 1 - (sleepipng)

Ans. 2- (seeing)

Ans. 3- (lying)

Ans. 4 - (going)

Ans. 5- (borrowing)

Ans. 6- (writing)

Ans. 7 - (argueing)(thinking).

Ans. 8 - buying)

Ans. 9 - (crying)

Ans. 10 - (reaching)

Ans. 11- reading)

Ans. 12- (speaking)

Ans. 13 - (trimming)

Ans. 14 - (teaching)

Ans. 15- (gossipping)

Ans. 16 -(accompanying)

Ans. 17 - (laughing)

Ans. 18 - (smoking)

Ans. 19- laughing)

Ans. 20- (makeing)

Answer of B:

Ans. 1. Quarreling with a child is absurd.

Ans. 2. Finding fault with others is easy.

Ans. 3. Playing with fire is dangerous.

Ans. 4. Stealing is wrong. climb hills is difficult.

Ans. 6. Ignoring the advice of teachers was their mistake.

Ans. 7. Wasting your money is foolish.

Ans. 8. Seeing is to believe.

Ans. 9. Taking exercising is necessary for health.

Ans. 10. Eating too much is harmful.

Answer of C :

1. He is fond of playing badminton.

2. Reading makes a man perfect.

3. Would you like having something coffee or tea?

4. I intend joining engineering next year.

5. King Francis enjoyed watching tiger fights.

6. We expect a patient hearing from you.

7. Feeling is believing indeed.

8. Singing is her favourite hobby.

9. Gambling is an evil habit.

10. The police accused him of killing .

11. The Woodcutter earned an honest living .

12. No spitting .

13. Drinking and gambling are two most prevalent vices.

14. He prevented me from going there.

15. I did it with a view of teasing him.

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Mar 10, 2018

Unit Test Question Paper of Computer Class 6 ICSE

Unit Test-2 Class VI Sub-Computer

Answer the following questions:

1) What is QBASIC? (1)

2) What are Character set? Give examples of different character set. (3)

3) What are the three types of operators? Give examples for each. (3)

4) What are the rules of writing a program in QBASIC? (2)

5) What are keywords? (1)

6) write functions the following the of QABASIC commands- LET PRINT, INPUT, END (4)

7) Write a program to find the area and perimeter of a rectangle. (3)

8) write a program to input marks of four subjects and find the total and average marks. (3)

Unit Test Question Paper of Computer Class 6 ICSE
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Mar 4, 2018

Concept of Phrases and Clauses English Grammar for all higher Class

Concept of Phrases and Clauses are still much more confusing for students. But after going through this topic students will be more confident about phrases and clauses.

Phrase: Three most basic elements of phrase are:
-Phrases are Group of words.

Concept of Phrases English Grammar Class 10

-Phrases Can not be used alone as it has got no complete meaning.

-Phrases Has no subject and verb.



Examples:
  • On the hill.
  • to read it
  • In the north.
  • Have to complete the task
  • On the table.
Concept of Clauses English Grammar Class 10

Clauses: The Three most basic elements of clauses are:

+Clauses are also Group of words.

+Clauses Can be used alone as it makes sense by itself.

+Phrases Has subject and verb.



Examples of Clauses:
  • who reach school late
  • He is energetic.
  • Til he stop shouting .
  • Which is made up of Gold.

Types of Phrases:

types of phrases

Noun Phrases:The word group modifies the noun in the sentence. This group of words is called noun phrases.



Examples Noun Phrases:

  • A bright blue Shirt.
  • Large quantity of water.
  • A sharp knife.
  • An interesting and beautiful place.

Verb Phrases: Thre phrase contains helping verb and main verb. The helping verb modifies the main verb.

Examples Verb phrases:

  • Has finished.
  • Has got

Adjective Phrases: It gives more information of the adjective. It modifies the Adjective.

Examples of Adjective Phrases:

  • way too high.
  • More beautiful.
  • VeryNice

Adverb Phrases: This phrase gives information about verb and in a way modifies it.

Examples of Adverb phrases:

  • Carefully written
  • Nicely done
  • Really told
  • Properly behaved.

Prepositional Phrases: This phrase gives information about preposition.

Examples of prepositional phrase:
  • On the table
  • In the east
  • from the tree

Types of Clauses:There are two types of clause. Independent clause and dependent clause.


Independent Clause: It has got independent existance

Dependent Clause:It has not got an independent existance.


Examples of independent clause and Dependent clause:First part of these sentences are independent. And last part is dependent clauses.
  • You may sit wherever you want
  • We cannot leave till it stops raining.
  • I know that he is a rogue.

Types of dependent clause:There are three types of dependent clause. Noun clause, Adjective clause and Adverb clause.

Examples of noun clause:

  • I know that he is a rogoue.
  • He said that Rahim is poor.
  • Shilpa informed me that she will be absent tomorrow.

Examples of adjective clause:

  • Pujpils who reach school late are fined .
  • New Delhi which is 1200 km far from Durgapur.
  • Table which is made of glass.

Examples of Adverb clause:

  • We cannot leave till it stops raining.
  • We have to console him till he doesn't stops crying.
  • We have to wait for result of the kite competition till the kite keeps flying.

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