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    #1

    Please,help me correct the sentences

    Hi Teachers

    1. Education can help broaden your horizons[ I doubt about the use of "broaden" here- is it correct? Shall I use broadening ?]
    2. A new advertising / advertisement campaign started yesterday.[which one is better?]
    3. I`m having a day off, so I can go to the beach with you.[ Is the indefinite article necessary ?]
    4. Our English teacher.... us some difficult exercises for homework.
    a] set b] put c] made d] obliged
    In my opinion [a] is the best choice in the sentence above, but I am not sure.
    5. Most students have quite a good sense of their own.... .
    a] grasp b] ability c] idea d] information
    Shall I use "grasp" ?
    6. It`s time for break. The bell has.... .
    a] gone off b] struck c] rung d] sounded
    Shall I use "rung" ?
    7.If you want to pass an examination you must study.... .
    a] hardly b] enough c] thoroughly d] rather
    I think [c] is the best choice. Am I right?
    8. Helen`s parents were very pleased when they read her school... .
    a] report b] papers c] diploma d] account
    In my opinion [b] is the answer.
    9. Edward has a ... in French from Leeds University
    a] certificate b] degree c] mark d] paper
    I think [a] is correct. Or [b]? What is the difference between "certificate" and "degree"?


    Thank you very much in advance.


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    Re: Please,help me correct the sentences

    1. Education can help broaden your horizons[ I doubt about the use of "broaden" here- is it correct? Shall I use broadening ?]

    Broaden is okay

    2. A new advertising / advertisement campaign started yesterday.[which one is better?]

    advertising campaign

    3. I`m having a day off, so I can go to the beach with you.[ Is the indefinite article necessary ?]

    obligatory

    4. Our English teacher.... us some difficult exercises for homework.
    a] set b] put c] made d] obliged

    In my opinion [a] is the best choice in the sentence above.


    5. Most students have quite a good sense of their own.... .
    a] grasp b] ability c] idea d] information
    Shall I use "grasp" ? No, it is 'ability'

    6. It`s time for break. The bell has.... .
    a] gone off b] struck c] rung d] sounded
    Shall I use "rung" ?
    a,b,c all seem fine to me.

    7.If you want to pass an examination you must study.... .
    a] hardly b] enough c] thoroughly d] rather
    I think [c] is the best choice. Am I right? Yes
    b. is okay too

    8. Helen`s parents were very pleased when they read her school... .
    a] report b] papers c] diploma d] account
    In my opinion [b] is the answer. It is a.)

    9. Edward has a ... in French from Leeds University
    a] certificate b] degree c] mark d] paper
    I think [a] is correct. Or [b]? What is the difference between "certificate" and "degree"? b
    A certificate is document issued to a person completing a course of study not leading to a diploma
    Last edited by svartnik; 01-Mar-2007 at 22:40.

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    Re: Please,help me correct the sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by svartnik View Post
    1. Education can help broaden your horizons[ I doubt about the use of "broaden" here- is it correct? Shall I use broadening ?]
    Broaden is okay
    2. A new advertising / advertisement campaign started yesterday.[which one is better?]
    advertising campaign
    3. I`m having a day off, so I can go to the beach with you.[ Is the indefinite article necessary ?]
    obligatory
    4. Our English teacher.... us some difficult exercises for homework.
    a] set b] put c] made d] obliged
    In my opinion [a] is the best choice in the sentence above.

    5. Most students have quite a good sense of their own.... .
    a] grasp b] ability c] idea d] information
    Shall I use "grasp" ? No, it is 'ability'
    6. It`s time for break. The bell has.... .
    a] gone off b] struck c] rung d] sounded
    Shall I use "rung" ?
    a,b,c all seem fine to me.
    7.If you want to pass an examination you must study.... .
    a] hardly b] enough c] thoroughly d] rather
    I think [c] is the best choice. Am I right? Yes
    b. is okay too
    8. Helen`s parents were very pleased when they read her school... .
    a] report b] papers c] diploma d] account
    In my opinion [b] is the answer. It is a.)
    9. Edward has a ... in French from Leeds University
    a] certificate b] degree c] mark d] paper
    I think [a] is correct. Or [b]? What is the difference between "certificate" and "degree"? b
    A certificate is document issued to a person completing a course of study not leading to a diploma
    Hi Svartnik

    Thank you very much for your help


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    Re: Please,help me correct the sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by teia_petrescu View Post
    Hi Svartnik

    Thank you very much for your help
    i neeed help with my worksheets as i got stuck with a question.

    Question: List the levels of language ability that learners are often group into and give brief summary.

    thanks for helping me.

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