Idioms and expressions
Talents and strenghts
Talents and strenghts 2
Emphatic stress
Subjunctive mood

100

When you do something "out of the blue"...

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

b) you're unable to stop doing something.

c) someone isn't listening.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

f) you're working hard.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

100

Name someone who has/had a way with words

_______ has/had a way with words.

100

Name someone who is /was good with his/her hands.

______ is/was good with his/her hands.

100

Adela ______ have a head for figures.

Adela does have a head for figures.

100

suggested / I / they / scenic / route. / the / take

I suggested they take the scenic route.

200

When you "put your nose to the grindstone,"...

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

b) you're unable to stop doing something.

c) someone isn't listening.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

f) your'e working hard.

f) you're working hard.

200

Name someone who has/had an ear for music.

______ has/had an ear for music.

200

Name someone who has/have/had a good intuitive sense.

______ has/have/had a good intuitive sense.

200

Aiko ______  ______ have an ear for music- she can't sing!

Aiko does not have an ear for music.

200

students / the / be / recommend / I / that / polite.

I recommend that the students be polite.

300

When you say "It's now or never,"...

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

b) you're unable to stop doing something.

c) someone isn't listening.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

f) your'e working hard.

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

300

Name someone who has/had a knack for soccer.

______ has/had a knack for soccer.

300

Name someone who has/had a head for figures.

______ has/had a head for figures.

300

Lailah ____ have an eye for detail

Leilah does have an eye for detail.

300

a / new / start / He / proposed / that / she / hobby.

He proposed that she start a new hobby.

400

When something "Goes in one ear and out the other,"...

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

b) you're unable to stop doing something.

c) someone isn't listening.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

f) your'e working hard.

c) someone isn't listening.

400

Name someone who has/had an eye for detail.

______ has/had an eye for detail.

400

Name someone who has/have/had a way with animals.

______ has/have/had a way with animals.

400

Felipe _____ have a good intuitive sense

Felipe does have a good intuitive sense.

400

citizens / taxes. / The / insists / that all / pay / government

The government insists that all citizens pay taxes.

500

When you have a "gut feeling,"...

a) it's the last opportunity to do something.

b) you're unable to stop doing something.

c) someone isn't listening.

d) you do it suddenly without warning.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

f) your'e working hard.

e) you have a strong sense about something.

500

Name someone who is mechanically inclined.

______ is mechanically inclined.

500

Name someone who has/have/had a way with children.

______ has/have/had a way with children.

500

My Grandpa Bob may have failed every math test he ever took, but he ______ have a knack for languages.

Bob may have failed every math test he ever took, but he did have a knack for languages.

500

imperative / students / It / to do / properly. / that / research /learn / is

It is imperative that students learn to do research properly.