Decide which one: speak or talk to use in the following exercise:
(You need to click the speak-talk icon below)
Say or tell
It is often confusing for students to decide which one to use:say or tell. Here is a quick exercise on this topic.
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Homophones – These words are pronounced the same however they are spelled differently so you had better have a look not to confuse them when writing.
accept and except
affect and effect
board and bored
cell and sell
censor and sensor
cheap and cheep
council and counsel
cue and queue
dear and deer
die and dye
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Jim is sitting pretty1 tonight, as he sits in to dinner. Last night he was in a cold sweat2 because he was not ready for his mathematics test. His friend told him to study the wrong parts of the textbook. Jim discovered the mistake last night at 11:00 pm. It was just in the nick of time3, and Jim studied until early this morning. Read more
Match the pictures with their English names.
Write the verbs under related pictures.
write – sleep – dance – paint – sing – play – love – read – laugh – cry – run – ride
"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication." -Leonardo Da Vinci
"“Progress is man’s ability to complicate simplicity.” -Thor Heyerdahl
“The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.” -Hans Hofmann
“Discovery is the ability to be puzzled by simple things.” Read more