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Active and passive voice exercise 2

A sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active voice. An example is given below. 1. The teacher...

Wit idioms

Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word wit. At one’s wit’s end When you are at your wit’s end, you are at the limits of your intellectual resources. She didn’t know...

Abate | A word a day

Abate (verb) To abate something is to reduce its degree, severity or intensity. Present: abate / abates Past: abated Past participle: abated Gerund or –ing form: abating Example sentences Her sarcastic remarks didn’t abate...

Abash | A word a day

Abash (verb) Present: abash / abashed Past: abashed Past participle: abashed Gerund or –ing form: abashing To abash someone is to make them feel embarrassed or confused. Her remarks were harsh enough to abash...