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Passive voice exercise

Complete the given sentences using an appropriate passive verb form. Each question is followed by three suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one. If you want to learn about active and passive voice before...

Vocabulary exercise

In English, we use certain suffixes for nouns referring to persons and certain other suffixes for practices or philosophies. Consider Person Practice Adjective Misanthrope Misanthropy Misanthropic Misogynist Misogyny Misogynous/misogynistic Monogamist Monogamy Monogamous Bigamist Bigamy...

Abortive

Abortive (unsuccessful) Abortive means unsuccessful. The terrorist made an abortive attempt to blow up the bridge. (Their attempt to blow up the bridge was not successful.) I made an abortive effort to bake a...

Abnegate (verb)

Abnegate (verb) When you abnegate things, you renounce them; you refuse to take them. In a bid to lose weight, Maya abnegated sweets for one month. Maya likes sweets but she stopped taking them...