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Advanced Level Learning - Grammar Help

Preposition Combinations Quiz - 1
Improve your knowledge of some of the most important and common combinations of prepositions used in English. These combinations are used to connect, explain and show the relationship between ideas and things.

Preposition Combinations Quiz - 2
Improve your knowledge of some of the most important and common combinations of prepositions used in English. These combinations are used to connect, explain and show the relationship between ideas and things.

Grammar Terminology Reference
Extract with a follow-up guide giving examples of the most important grammar terminology. Quickly brush-up your or your class' understanding of key grammar terminology, while at the same time reviewing some basic grammar concepts.

Tense Review for Advanced Levels
Time for school to start. Before you or your students get down to studying the specifics of various grammar structures, it is a good idea to review the basic English tenses. If you are an upper level student but not yet aware of all the tenses, these exercises will make a good introduction to some of the important structures ahead.

Use of Time Expressions
Challenging quiz connecting sentences with the correct time clause (when, since, etc.) and then choosing the correct tense. Great for review.

Paired Conjunctions - both ... and, not only ... but also, etc.
Paired conjunctions are especially useful for formal written English. Use this quiz to check your understanding of how these forms are used.

Adjective Placement
Guideline to the correct order of adjectives when using more than one adjective to describe a noun (i.e., an interesting old English book).

Adjective Placement Quiz
Test your knowledge of using more than one adjective to describe a noun (i.e., an interesting old English book).

Using Relative Clauses

Relative clauses provide extra information. This information can either define something (defining clause), or provide unnecessary, but interesting, added information (non-defining clause).

Introduction to Relative Clauses

Deciding Whether A Relative Clause is a Defining Relative Clause or Non-Defining Relative Clause

efining Relative Clauses: Relative Pronouns

Non-Defining Relative Clauses: Relative Pronouns

Where, Why and When instead of Relative Pronouns - The Use of Prepositions in Relative Clauses

Adverb Clauses Overview
Introduction to the use of adverb clauses using a chart to show the various types of adverb clauses used (time, opposition, condition and cause/effect).

Adverb Clauses Showing Cause and Effect
How to use adverb clauses such as because, as, since, etc. to express cause and effect.

Adverb Clauses Expressing Conditions
How to use adverb clauses such as if, unless, only if, even if, etc. to express conditions for results.

Adverb Clauses with Time Expressions
How to use adverb clauses with time expressions such as when, as soon as, before, etc.

Adverb Clauses Expressing Opposition
How to use adverb clauses with time expressions such though, even though, whereas, etc. to show clauses in opposition to each other.

English Tenses
A quick overview chart to 13 tenses in English. This guide gives you a general idea of when to use these tenses.

Contractions
When we use contractions (He's, We've etc.) in English including when to use contractions in written English.

Exceptions to the Present Simple
There are a number of important exceptions to the use of the present simple. Find out which of these exceptions are important for you.

Gerund Or Infinitive Learning Tool
Not sure whether the verb takes the '-ing' form or the infinitive? Use this great interactive tool to check which form is appropriate.

Advanced Learning Maze
Use this maze to test your knowledge of English while having fun.

Learning Maze Answers
Answer sheet to the learning maze above.

Sentence Transformation 1
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Sentence Transformation 2
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Sentence Transformation 3
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Sentence Transformation 4
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Sentence Transformation 5
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

Sentence Transformation 6
The ability to rewrite sentences so that they have the same meaning as the original is often required for many English ESL EFL Exams such as Cambridge's First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency. This skill can also help you prepare for the TOEFL examination (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Structure Practice 1
Interactive strucuture quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Structure Practice 2
Interactive strucuture quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Structure Practice 3
Interactive strucuture quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Structure Practice 4
Interactive strucuture quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Structure Practice 5
Interactive strucuture quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Vocabulary Practice 1
Interactive vocabulary quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Vocabulary Practice 2
Interactive vocabulary quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Vocabulary Practice 3
Interactive vocabulary quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

TOEFL Vocabulary Practice 4
Interactive vocabulary quiz similiar to those of the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).

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