Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Final "j". Listen and Fill the Blanks.

Jardenette Apartment Building, designed by Richard Neutra

1. Did you an apartment building when you lived in L.A.?

2. On the application, you need to write your name and .

3. I bought vegetables at the supermarket yesterday. I bought a bunch of broccoli and a head of .

4. It takes a lot of to live and study in a new country.

5. You have to learn a new if you move to a new country.

6. I’d like a vanilla ice cream cone. It’s my favorite flavor.

7. Before I go out to dinner, I have to my clothes.

8. The of the highway is the bicycle lane.

9. What are we studying in our book right now?

10. Don’t try to open that door. The top is broken.

11. If you carefully explain why you parked there, the might lower the fine.

12. This is a very novel. I’m not sure I understand it.

13. You need to learn the of Allegiance for citizenship.

14. Paula isn’t home right now. She’ll be out of town for a week.
Can I take a ?

15. There is sometimes a traffic jam on the Bay .

16. Have you taken out the yet? It’ll be collected tomorrow morning.

17. If you have a good job, you can make a living .

18. If you need to break a concrete surface, use a hammer.

19. The birds need to be fed and their needs to be cleaned.

20. The policeman showed me his and asked for my license.

21. My gas says my car is almost out of gas. I’d better stop at the next service station.

22. Laura likes to eat fruit. She took her lunch to work today. She had a sandwich, an apple, and an .

23. When I drove into the strange town, I looked for a motel. I saw a “motor ”. Is that the same thing?

24. The Wilsons bought a house. Now, they must make payments every month.

25. A power happens when the electricity goes off in an entire neighborhood or city.


Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Final "ch". Listen and Fill the Blanks.

1. high school is your son going to attend?

2. I don’t know what time it is, because I don’t have a .

3. I have to light the pilot light on the stove. I need a .

4. He needs a ladder in order to the ceiling.

5. How furniture do we need to buy for our new apartment?

6. How many fish did you yesterday? Ten? You had the right bait.

7. I usually go to the when it’s hot and sunny.

8. If the jeans have a hole in them, you have to sew on a .

9. It’s dark in this room. Will someone on the light?

10. Do you have an insect bite? I hope it doesn’t too much.

11. She’s not , but she has a pretty good income.

12. Are you going to in the next parade?

13. If you feel a little stiff, it’s a good idea to .

14. Are they going to the Main Library or the new Mission ?

15. They went to the park. They sat on a and had lunch.

16. Is that of cookies done? I’m ready with another one.

17. At the hardware store, I need nuts, bolts, and a .

18. The of women's high school basketball is certain her team will win.

19. These shoes are too narrow. They my feet. I’d like to try on a wider pair.

20. That dog is very smart. It knows how to a newspaper.

21. Maria and Julia are sisters. They’re almost the same height. Maria is only one taller than Julia.

22. I usually have a light between 12:30 and 1 O’clock.

23. Mr. and Mrs. Hernandez like to sit on their front and relax.

24. You have to learn if you spend any time in France.

25. Roger is a “ potato”. He sits and watches TV whenever he can.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Final "sh". Listen and Fill the Blanks.

1. Mr. and Mrs. Wilson their clothes at the laundromat.

2. I sometimes a check at the supermarket.

3. I you a happy birthday. Here is your birthday present. I hope you like it.

4. The traffic is the heaviest at hour. There is sometimes a traffic jam.

5. My is collected every Monday morning.

6. These vegetables were delivered today. They’re very .

7. The last time I saw your hair , it was on the dresser.

8. When do you studying English every day?

9. I need somebody to help me this refrigerator into place.

10. At the butcher shop, I can buy meat or .

11. A lot of birds live in the . It’s very wet there.

12. You should your shoes before going on a job interview.

13. He quickly turned his steering wheel to avoid a .

14. That is the home for insects and small birds.

15. The speedometer of a car is located on the board.

16. You should the boxes before recycling them.

17. When you take the dog on a walk, make sure you use a .

18. This is dirty. Put it in the sink with the others.

19. The baby’s skin is slightly red because of the diaper .

20. If he is embarrassed, he will probably .

21. Winter on the East Coast is very cold and sometimes .

22. You need a camera with a to take pictures at night time.

23. In one semester, you can a lot if your attendance is consistent.

24. Maria put a coat of on her new table, and it looks wonderful.

25. Their honeymoon was a memory they will for the rest of their lives.


Thursday, September 10, 2009

Practice with Modal Plus Present Perfect

1. Janet's not in school today. She __________ have overslept.


2. Grandpa moved the piano by himself. He's okay, but he __________ have injured his back.


3. My parents haven't arrived at the party yet. They don't know this city very well. They ____________ have gotten lost.


4. I'm tired today. I definitely __________ have stayed up so late last night.


5. How did Linda catch a cold? I'm not sure. She __________ have gone out in the rain.


6. Mother didn't answer the phone. She ____________ been sleeping.

should have
might have
mustn't have

7. I think I ate too much at dinner. I definitely __________ skipped dessert.

should have
shouldn't have
must have

8. It's too bad you didn't practice for the marathon. You _________ won.

could have
may not have
must have
couldn't have

9. Jennifer had a lot of homework. She ____________ gone to the party last night.

couldn't have
must not have
shouldn't have

10. Jack ______________ in a car accident yesterday. He was home all day.

shouldn't be
mustn't be
couldn't have been
shouldn't have been

11. Nancy did very well on her history test. She ______________ studied hard.

might have
should have
must have
shouldn't have

12. We couldn't hear our teacher all day. He __________________ spoken louder.

should have
must have
mustn't have
may have

13. Bill slept too late but he got to work on time. He's lucky. He _______________ missed the bus.

must have
should have
could have
mustn't have