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#EngQuiz: Participial adjective

In short, participial adjectives are present and past participles which are used as adjectives. Present and past participles adjectives are used in slightly different ways. One talks about something that causes of the feeling , and the other talks about how someone feels.

Find a recap on that session here: #EngClass: Participial adjective (3)

Moving on, this time around, we’re having a quiz on present and past participle adjectives. Let’s start, shall we?

1. He was (terpesona) to hear his little son singing in the bath.
amuzed
amusing
amuse
amused
Correct! ‘Amused’ means ‘terpesona.’ Therefore, “He was amused.” means “Dia merasa terpesona.”
2. I find these instructions very (membingungkan)! Could you come and help me?
Confusing Correct! ‘Confusing’ means ‘membuat bingung.’ Therefore, “It is confusing.” means “Ini membingungkan.”[/explanation][/answer]
Confused
Confuse
Confuzed
3. I was feeling (tertekan), so I stayed at home with hot chocolate and a good book.
(Pic)
Depressed
Correct! ‘Depressed’ means ‘merasa tertekan.’ Therefore, “I am feeling depressed.” means “Saya merasa tertekan.”
Depressing
Impressed
Impression
4. That is the most (memalukan) photo! I look terrible!
embarrassing
Correct! ‘Embarassing’ means ‘membuat malu.’ Therefore, ’embarassing photo.’ means ‘foto yang membuat malu.’
embarrassed
embarassment
embarassingly
5. Julie was so (kelelahan) after her exams, she spent the next three days sleeping.
exhausted
Correct! ‘Exhausted’ means ‘merasa lelah.’
Therefore, “I was exhausted.” means “Saya kelelahan (merasa lelah).”
exhausting
exhaust
exhaustion
6. I tried all morning to send an email, but it wouldn’t work. I was so (frustrasi)!
frustrated
Correct! ‘Frustrated’ means ‘merasa frustrasi.’ Therefore, “I was frustrated.” means “Saya merasa frustrasi.”
frustrating
frustrate
frustration
7. A nice hot bath is so (melegakan) after a long day.
Relaxing
Correct! ‘Relaxing’ means ‘membuat lega.’ Therefore, “It is relaxing.” means “Itu melegakan (membuat lega).”
Relaxation
Relaxes
Relaxed
8. I’m very (puas) that I managed to order the meal in French.
Satisfied
Correct! ‘Satisfied’ means ‘merasa puas.’ Therefore, “I am satisfied.” means “Saya (merasa) puas.”
Satisfication
Satisfying
Satisfy
9. It’s (mengejutkan) how many people don’t want to travel to another country.
Surprising
Correct! ‘Surprising’ means ‘mengejutkan.’ Therefore, “It is surprising.” means “Itu mengejutkan (membuat terkejut).”
Surprises
Surprised
Surprise
10. My job is really (melelahkan). I don’t get home until 10pm sometimes.
Tiring
Correct! ‘Tiring’ means ‘melelahkan, membuat lelah.’ Therefore “It is tiring.” means “Itu melelahkan (membuat lelah).”
Tires
Tire
Tired

Compiled and written by @miss_qiak for @EnglishTips4U on Saturday, April 1, 2017

 

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#EngQuiz: ‘Live’ vs. ‘alive’

In this occasion, we’ll test how well you understand when to use the words ‘live’ and ‘alive.’ We’ve actually talked about this in a previous article. If you missed the discussion, feel free to head over to #EngVocab: ‘Live’ vs. ‘alive’.

Without further ado, let’s start, shall we?

Read the questions carefully. Click the word of your choice.

1. Where do you [live/alive]?
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is a verb which means to reside.
alive
2. I [live/alive] in Jakarta.
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is a verb which means to reside.
alive
3. This music makes me feel [live/alive].
live
alive
Correct! Here, ‘alive’ is an adjective which means active, not dead.
4. I’ve always wanted to [live/alive] in Bali.
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is a verb which means to reside.
alive
5. Some people feel most [live/alive] when they are busy with work.
live
alive
Correct! Here, ‘alive’ is an adjective which means active, not dead.
6. I wish Michael Jackson was still [live/alive].
live
alive
Correct! Here, ‘alive’ is an adjective which means active, not dead.
7. Some people [live/alive] every day like there is no tomorrow.
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is a verb which means to conduct a life.
alive
8. We went to watch the match [live/alive] at the stadium.
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is an adjective which means actual, present.
alive
9. These are [live/alive] animals.
live
Correct! Here, ‘live’ is an adjective which means living.
alive
10. A man was hit by a car this morning. Is he [live/alive]?
live
alive
Correct! Here, ‘alive’ is an adjective which means active, not dead.

There goes all 10 questions for today. How did you do? How many correct answers did you score?

 

Compiled and written by @miss_qiak for @Englishtips4U on Thursday, March 9, 2017

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#EngQuiz: ‘Can’ vs ‘be able to’

Hi, fellas! In this post, we’re doing an #EngQuiz on the usage of “can” vs “be able to” that we have discussed before. Choose the correct word or phrase to fill these sentences!

1. She has confirmed that she _____ attend the meeting tomorrow.
a. can
b. is able to
c. both are correct
Correct! We can use either “can” or “be able to” to talk about the ability to do something on a specific occasion in the future.
2. He said he stayed up late last night but he _____ write anything.
a. can’t
b. couldn’t
Correct! We can use the past form of either “can” or “be able to” in negative statements about something in the past.
 c. isn’t able to
d. weren’t able to
3. I _____ juggle up to four balls at a time.
a. can
b. am able to
c. both are correct
Correct! We can use either “can” or “be able to” in the present tense to talk about an ability to do things.
4. _____ win one of the doorprize back then?
a. Can you
b. Could you
c. Are you able to
d. Were you able to
Correct! We only use “was/were able to” to talk about something we succeeded in doing on a specific time in the past.
5. If the device is too hot, it _____ damage the battery.
a. can
Correct! We only use “can” or “could” in the present tense to talk about possibilities.
b. is able to
Nope!
c. both are correct
Nay!
6. I _____ crawl through that little gap between the bushes when I was a kid.
a. can
b. can’t
c. could
Correct! We can use either “could” or “was/were able to” to talk about an ability that someone doesn’t have anymore.
d. were able to

Compiled and written by @fafafin for @EnglishTips4U on Thursday, January 19, 2017

 

EngQuiz: Different Ways to Walk

Hello, fellas. Yesterday, we have shared some vocabularies about different types of walking, which you can review here. Now let’s do an #EngQuiz on those vocabularies. Choose a word inside the brackets to fill in the blank.

  1. They _____ around the stage as if they were some famous fashion models. (stomp/strut/shamble)
  2. We try not to make any sound by _____ across the room because grandpa is asleep in front of the fireplace. (tiptoeing/limping/stepping)
  3. The dim light inside the theater makes him trip on someone’s foot and _____ towards his seat. (tiptoe/stumble/pace)
  4. The siblings _____ along the street, enjoying the nice weather. (stalk/step/amble)
  5. Julian _____ towards the chair next to me, telling me he just fell off his bike. (stomps/marches/limps)
  6. It’s almost 7 am. The students who stroll begin to _____ so as to not come late to school. (stride/march/saunter)
  7. My little sister is pretending to be a giant. She _____ around the kitchen while making noises in a made-up deep voice. (steps/stomps/stumbles)
  8. He likes to _____ back and forth in the room when he’s thinking. (pace/shamble/stalk)

Here’s the recap of our #EngQuiz session on Twitter. You can scroll through it to see the correct answers.

Compiled by @Fafafin for @EnglishTips4U on December 9, 2016.

#EngQuiz: Transitive vs. Intransitive Verbs

Last week, we learned about transitive and intransitive verb, and now, we are going to do a quiz on that topic. On these 10 sentences, you are to decide whether the verbs I write in ALL CAPS are transitive or intransitive.

  1. The farmer didn’t GO to her ricefield this morning.
  2. The stars SPARKLE so bright.
  3. He made everybody swear to KEEP the secret.
  4. I DRAW a square on the paper.
  5. We failed to get the discount because the sale has ENDED.
  6. The student STOPS the bus and climbs up.
  7. We AGREED to meet up next week.
  8. I sit still and LISTEN to the sound of an approaching car.
  9. Catey DRAWS for a living.
  10. Hank ENDED the livestream five minutes ago.

Below are the tweets from our #EngQuiz session on this topic. You can scroll through them to find the answer.

Compiled and written by @Fafafin for @EnglishTips4U on November 17, 2016.

#EngQuiz: See, Look, Watch

Following one of our previous posts #EngTrivia: See, look, watch, let’s follow it up with some exercise?

Fill in the blanks with see, look at, or watch.

1. We _____ the door all day but no one knocked with the package we’ve been waiting for.
see
look at
watch
correct!
2. She wore a green T-shirt when I _____ her yesterday.
saw
correct!
looked at
watched
I’m going to _____ John’s new vlog as soon as I got home.
see
look at
watch
correct!
3. _____ the horizon! I think that’s a ship approaching.
see
look at
correct!
watch
4. Inferno is now playing in theaters, right? Have you _____ it?
seen
correct!
looked at
watched
5. Can you _____ the baby? I need go outside for a minute to talk to Mrs. Baker.
see
look at
watch
correct!
6. He keeps _____ his watch hoping the time will run faster.
seeing
looking at
correct!
watching
7. Pause the video at 5.11 and _____ the scene, can you _____ Eva in the crowd?
see, look at
look at, see
correct!
watch, see
8. Don’t _____ a stranger like that. It’s impolite.
see
look at
correct!
watch
9. I keep _____ an error message when tweeting, please fix this bug.
seeing
correct!
look at
watch

 

Compiled and written by @Fafafin for @EnglishTips4U on Thursday, October 27, 2016

 

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#EngGame: Anagrams of Celebrity

Today, we’ll have an about celebrity names anagram! Who’s excited?

I’ll give you the anagram and a clue. Then you have to guess who the celebrity is! Here is an example:

SWANKY TEE.
Clue: an American recording artist, songwriter, record producer; Kim Kardashian’s spouse.
Answer: Kanye West

1. FINE IN TORN JEANS
Clues: an American actress; starring in F.R.I.E.N.D.S, Just Go with It (2011) and Horrible Bosses

2. I END LIVES
Clues: an American actor; best known for his acting in The Fast and the Furious;

3. TEAM WOMANS
Clues: a brilliant British actress; feminism activist; starring in The Perks of Being a Wallflower and The Bling Ring .

4. ENJOY HARM
Clues: an American singer-songwriter and producer; Your Body is A Wonderland; also known for being a casanova.

5. I’M A JERK…. BUT LISTEN.
Clues: an American singer, songwriter, and actor; starring in Friends with Benefits (2013); Sexy Back.

Who are they, fellas?

1. Jennifer Aniston

2. Vin Diesel

3. Emma Watson

4. John Mayer

5. Justin Timberlake

Alright, that’s all for today’s session. Thank you for joining me,fellas! I hope you guys enjoy the .


Compiled and written by @AnienditaR at @EnglishTips4u on January 23, 2016

#EngQuiz: Loose, Lose, or Loss?

Hello hey hi, fellas!
How are you?
Today is #EngQuiz day! The topic is loose, lose, and loss. :)

In this quiz, you will have to choose the correct answer for each question.
Let’s start!

1. Which one is a noun? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
2. Which one is both an adjective and a verb? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
3. Which one means ‘not tightly fixed; easy to detach’? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
4. Which one means ‘to set free; to release’? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
5. Which one relates to a feeling of having something/someone gone? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
6. Which one means ‘fail to win’? (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
7. I like sleeping in __________ T-shirt. (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
8. The ______ of her sister was devastating. (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
9. He didn’t _______ the battle. (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
10. We will ______ the dogs tomorrow. (Loose/Lose/Loss) #EngQuiz
ANSWERS:
1. Loss
2. Loose
3. Loose
4. Loose
5. Loss
6. Lose
7. Loose
8. Loss
9. Lose
10. Loose

How many questions did you answer correctly, fellas? :)
That is all I can share for today, hope you had fun and I hope the quiz could be useful for you!

Compiled and written by @waitatiri at @EnglishTips4U on July 19, 2016.

#EngQuiz: Commonly misspelled words

Here is a list of commonly misspelled words. Click the one which you think is correctly spelled.

Let’s start!

1.
acommodate
accommodate
2.
argument
arguement
3.
consensus
concensus
4.
embarass
embarrass
5.
harrass
harass
6.
liason
liaison
7.
occasion
occassion
8.
supersede
supercede
9.
withhold
withold
10.
perserverence
perseverance

Compiled and written by @waitatiri at @EnglishTips4U on Tuesday, March 15, 2016

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#EngQuiz: Fix the punctuation

Study each question and option carefully and pick one with correct punctuation.

1. He has a _____ son.
two, year old
two year-old
two-year-old
When the adjectival phrase (2-year-old) comes before the noun it modifies (son), it’s hyphenated.
2. He got three A’s last semester but his one downfall was Physics.
semester but, his
semester, but his
We use a comma before conjunction to connect two independent clauses.
semester, but, his
3. This is what you’ll need to buy a notebook, a box of diskettes, and some paper.
to buy;
to buy,
to buy:
We use a colon [:] before a list or an explanation that is preceded by a clause that can stand by itself.
4. “My Old Kentucky Home a tune by Stephen Foster, is Kentucky’s state song.
Home” a tune
Home”, a tune
Home,” a tune
Periods and commas go inside quotation marks. And we need a comma here to set apart a parenthetical element. (“A tune by Stephen Foster”)
5. My pin number has two 5s. It’s easy to remember.
5s
We don’t need to use apostrophe [ ‘ ] in this sentence. Apostrophe is used to indicate possessive case, contractions, or omitted letters.
5’s
5s’

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#EngQuiz: Analogies

Here’s how we play it: you are presented a sentence, then to choose another one with the most suitable relationship.

Here is an example:

Necklace is to beads as __________
mosaic is to tiles
Why? Necklace consists of beads; mosaic consists of tiles
pebble is to mountain
caterpillar is butterfly
baseball is to glove

Okay, let’s start!

1. Topaz is to yellow as __________
diamond is to carat
amber is to blue
sapphire is to red
amethyst is to purple
Why? Topazes are yellow; amethysts are purple.
2. Walk is to legs as __________
gleam is to eyes
chew is to mouth
Why? Walk is a movement of the legs; chewing is a movement of the mouth.
cover is to book
grind is to nose
3. Chronological is to time as __________
virtual is to truth
abnormal is to value
marginal is to knowledge
ordinal is to place
Why? Chronological means in order of time, as ordinal means in order in place.
4. Waitress is to restaurant as __________
actor is to role
teacher is to school
Why? A waitress works in a restaurant; a teacher works in a school.
driver is to truck
author is to book
5. Rain is to drizzle as __________
swim is to drive
hop is to shuffle
run is to jog
Why? To drizzle is to rain slowly; to jog is to run slowly.
juggle is to bounce
6. Depresses is to sad as __________
neat is to considerate
exhausted is to tired
Why? Depressed is an intensification of sad; exhausted is an intensification of tired.
progressive is to tired
rapid is to plodding
7. Finale is to musical as __________
inning is to baseball
mystery is to novel
barista is to coffee
homestretch is to race
Why? The finale is the final part of a musical. The homestretch is the final part of a race.
8. Optimism is to pessimism as __________
success is to failure
Why? optimism is the opposite of pessimism; success it the opposites of failure.
food is to hunger
motivation is to dedication
maturity is to youth

Compiled and written by @AnienditaR at @EnglishTips4u on Saturday, November 28, 2015

 

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#EngQuiz: Prevalent English Grammar Mistakes

learnfrommistake
“Mistake is the best teacher.”

Today we have a quiz for you. It’s an easy quiz though. You just need to spot the mistakes in 10 sentences. The number at the end of the sentences indicating the total mistakes in them. See this example:

I am students. (1) <- The number in the bracket shows that there’s one mistake.

Answer: I am a student.

See?? That’s easy. Now’s your turn. Good luck.

  1. The science class yesterday is bored. The teacher do not even discuss about a think for our final observation task. (5)
  2. The principal (kepsek) will be going to announce his long-service leaf tomorrow morning after the recess. (3)
  3. The pant I bought yesterday was more costlier than last year. (4)
  4. He rushed to the hospital after he is found unconsciousness at a museum. (4)
  5. I failed at Science and English last semester. (1)
  6. She is good in Math. (1)
  7. I found that room is empty; She will go by the time you get there. (3)
  8. Did you see my old fascinating metal Chinese black sword? I leave it here yesterday. (5)
  9. She was marry with a chairman company. (3)
  10. I leave at United States. (3)
  11. I will text you when I will arrive. (1)

 

Answers:

  1. The science class yesterday was boring. The teacher did not even discuss a thing for our final observation task.
  2. The principal is going to announce his long-service leave tomorrow morning after the recess.
  3. The pants I bought yesterday are costlier than those I bought last year.
  4. He was rushed to the hospital after he was found unconscious at the museum.
  5. I failed in Science and English last semester.
  6. She is good at Math.
  7. I found that the room was empty; She would have gone by the time you got there.
  8. Did you see my fascinating old black Chinese metal sword? I left it here yesterday.
  9. She was married to a company chairman.
  10. I live in the United States.
  11. I will text you when I arrive.

 

Compiled and written by @wisznu at @EnglishTips4u on Thursday, November 19, 2015

 

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#EngQuiz: Word Choice (4)

Hello, fellas! How was your weekend? Did you do any interesting activities?

Mine was superb! I went camping with my colleagues and we had so much fun! Somehow, it recharged me and made me look forward to Monday.

And now, I’d like to warm you up for Monday as well :)). We’re going to have #EngQuiz today!

You only need to choose the word that matches the description given in each number. Are you ready? #EngQuiz

  1. Adorn/adore – to make something or someone more beautiful or attractive. #EngQuiz
  2. Cause/cost – an amount that has to be paid or spent to buy or obtain something. #EngQuiz
  3. Fault/vault – a large room or chamber used for storage, especially an underground one. #EngQuiz
  4. Pry/prey – inquire too closely into a person’s private affairs. #EngQuiz
  5. Then/than – after that; next; afterward. #EngQuiz
  6. Quite/quiet – to a certain or fairly significant extent or degree. #EngQuiz
  7. Process/progress – forward or onward movement toward a destination. #EngQuiz
  8. Invincible/invisible – unseen. #EngQuiz
  9. Scorn/scour – to feel or express contempt or derision for. #EngQuiz
  10. Grudge/grunge – a subgenre of alternative rock. #EngQuiz

Answer:

  1. Adorn. E.g.: A bright smile adorned her face once she saw her children. #EngQuiz
  2. Cost. E.g.: The Harry Potter books cost me half a year saving, but they were worth it. #EngQuiz
  3. Vault. E.g.: The bank’s high security vault was broken into this morning. #EngQuiz
  4. Pry. E.g.: One of many reasons why everyone avoids her is that she loves to pry into her coworker’s pay. #EngQuiz
  5. Then. E.g.: The ceremony will take time until 7 PM and then a lavish dinner will follow. #EngQuiz
  6. Quite. E.g.: The weather is quite warm and humid these days. #EngQuiz
  7. Progress. E.g.: She’s one of the less fortunate students in her class and yet she’s making a rapid progress. #EngQuiz
  8. Invisible. E.g.: The way she ignored any of my comments and suggestion in the meeting made me feel invisible. #EngQuiz
  9. Scorn. E.g.: The professor scorned at the fact most of his students arrived late and he cancelled the lecture. #EngQuiz
  10. Grunge. E.g.: Nirvana was one of the most notable grunge bands in the 90s. #EngQuiz

That’s all for today’s #EngQuiz! I saw most of you got it right. Well done, fellas!! Thank you for your participation. It was fun, was it not? For more English learning materials, always check our timeline. You can also visit our site at www.englishtips4u.com. Comments and suggestions are welcomed!!

Have a good rest, fellas, and have a great start of the week! Bye, bye!!

Compiled by @alicesaraswati for @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, 1 November, 2015

#EngGame: Guess the idiom!

Good evening, Fellas! How has your Saturday been? I hope you had an awesome one! Today we’ll have an  #EngGame called “Guess The Idiom.” So, I will share a picture of an idiom and the clue, then you have to guess what idiom is it. Today’s idiom theme is falling in love! In this post, I’d simply share the summary of the game. Enjoy! ;)

1.have the hots for you

Clue: to be strongly attached to someone.

2.

Clue: temporary infatuation between young people.

Example:

  • “At the time I was sure I would marry him when I grew up, but of course, it was just puppy love.

3.
lovey dovey

Clue: making an excessive display of affection.

Example:

  • “It sickens me to see the couple acting lovey-dovey all the time.”

4.

double dates

Clue: a date which involves two couples.

Example:

  • “He asked me to go on a double date with his brother.”

5.

Clue: to be very much in love with someone.

Example:

  • “It’s obvious that Robin and Barney head over heels in love with each other.”

6.

Match-made-in-heaven

Clue: a relationship that’s likely to be happy and successful.

Example:

  • “Lily and Marshall are really well suited. They are a match made in heaven.”

I think it is a wrap for today’s . Anyway, thank you for joining me in this session. I hope it has been useful for you guys! ;)


ANSWERS:

  1. Have the hots.
  2. Puppy love.
  3. Lovey-dovey.
  4. Double date.
  5. Head over heels.
  6. Match made in heaven.

Compiled and written by @AnienditaR for @EnglishTips4u on Saturday, September 26, 2015.


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#EngQuiz: Word Choice (3)

Hello hello, fellas! Let’s do an #EngQuiz today. Y’all ready?

Today’s #EngQuiz is pretty simple. Choose one correct word which matches the description given in each number.

Q1. Figuratively/Literally – realistic or exact speech.

Q2. Forth/Fourth – forward (in time/place/order), out into view.

Q3. Gorilla/Guerrilla – a large ape.

Q4. Hole/Whole – complete, not divided, not wounded.

Q5. Its/It’s – belongs to it, the possessive form of it.

Q6. Later/Latter – the last of two things mentioned.

Q7. Lessen/Lesson – something that you learn.

Q8. Lightening/Lightning – a flash of light in the sky.

Q9. Passed/Past – to go by, to move ahead of.

Q10. Patience/Patients – the ability to remain calm and composed.

There goes all 10 #EngQuiz numbers. Take your time answering them. And feel free to check out your dictionary. :D

Answers:
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1. Literally – realistic or exact speech.
E.g.: He literally slap his face when you jokingly told him to.

2. Forth – forward (in time/place/order), out into view.
E.g.: A stranger came forth from the crown and dropped a mysterious box.

3. Gorilla – a large ape.
E.g.: Can I borrow your Gorilla costume for one day?

4. Whole – complete, not divided, not wounded.
E.g.: The baby cried the whole trip home.

5. Its – belongs to it, the possessive form of it. E.g.: The dog licked its foot after stepping in syrup.

6. Latter – the last of two things mentioned.
E.g.: If I have to choose between beauty or brain, I’ll take the latter.

7. Lesson – something that you learn.
E.g.: The movie taught me a lesson about being history.

8. Lightning – a flash of light in the sky.
E.g.: The rain poured hard and lightning stroke over and over again.

9. Passed – to go by, to move ahead of.
E.g.: The train passed the station without even stopping.

10. Patience – the ability to remain calm and composed.
E.g.: Patience is something I don’t have. I’d rather go somewhere else.

There goes the correct answers to tonight’s #EngQuiz. How did you fare, fellas? How many did you guess right?

That’s a wrap, fellas! Night night! XOXO

Compiled and written by @Miss_Qiak at @EnglishTips4U on April 9, 2015

#EngQuiz: Word Choice (1)

Hello hello, fellas! Let’s do an #EngQuiz today. Y’all ready?

Today’s #EngQuiz is pretty simple. Choose one correct word which matches the description given in each number.

1. Aide/Aid – someone who helps another person.

2. Ascent/Assent – agreement, consent.

3. Desert/Dessert – sweet course served at the end of a meal.

4. Adapt/Adept – very skilled, proficient.

5. Amount/Number – quantity of uncountable and abstract nouns.

6. Creak/Creek – a squeak or a groan.

7. Assure/Ensure – to make sure by double checking.

8. Course/Coarse – rough, not fine, grainy.

9. Already/All ready – everything is completely prepared.

10. Brake/Break – to separate, to smash, to destroy.

There goes all 10 #EngQuiz numbers. Take your time answering them. And feel free to check out your dictionary. :D

Answers:
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1. Aide – someone who helps another person.
E.g.: Fiona worked 5 years as a baker’s aide before she established her own bakery.

2. Assent – agreement, consent.
E.g.: No matter what, I will not give my assent to your plan.

3. Dessert – sweet course served at the end of a meal.
E.g.: I can never refuse a chocolate cake for dessert.

4. Adept – very skilled, proficient.
E.g.: Clara worked hard to be an adept dancer.

5. Amount – quantity of uncountable and abstract nouns.
E.g.: He’s blessed with a great amount of luck.

6. Creak – a squeak or a groan.
E.g.: The loud creak gave away his hiding place.

7. Ensure – to make sure by double checking.
E.g.: Ensure the doors are locked before you leave home.

8. Coarse – rough, not fine, grainy.
E.g.: Girls use moisturizers to take care of coarse skin.

9. All ready – everything is completely prepared.
E.g.: The kids were all ready to go on a picnic when rain fell.

10. Break – to separate, to smash, to destroy.
E.g.: Melvin accidentaly broke the window while playing football.

There goes the correct answers to tonight’s #EngQuiz. How did you fare, fellas? How many did you guess right?

Compiled and written by @Miss_Qiak at @EnglishTips4U on March 25, 2015.

#EngPic #EngQuiz: Guess the events!

Tema #EngPic #EngQuiz kali ini adalah nama-nama acara (events’ names)

Pemenang #EngPic #EngQuiz hari ini mendapatkan 1 (satu) buku kami “Things Your English Books Don’t Tell You” Publisher: @redaksipanda!

Syaratnya: menjawab semua pertanyaan paling cepat dan benar :)

 

Catatan: walaupun pertanyaannya berbahasa Indonesia, jawabannya harus berbahasa Inggris

 

Ready, fellas? :)

 

Questions

Q1. Judul pameran ini adalah “Disobedient Objects”. Dalam bahasa Inggris, apa arti “Disobedient Objects”?

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Q2. Judul event ini adalah “New Cross Music Crawl”. Bisa dijelaskan apa maksud dari “Music Crawl”?

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Q3. Judul dari pameran ini adalah “Museum of Broken Relationships”. Apa maksud dari judul tersebut?

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Demikian pertanyaan2 #EngPic #EngQuiz kali ini! INGAT jawab dengan bahasa Inggris :)

 

Hints to the answers ada juga di #EngPic tersebut :)

Even though I said hints are in the pictures, but the answers should be your own answers…so..

 

The winner goes to…

…… @nsmeidianty :)

So here are the answers

 

 

 

Answers

A1. “@nsmeidianty: Disobedient object is object created by non-commercial designer and sometimes made with limited sources”

A2. “@nsmeidianty: a music show on the certain road that will present young musicians”

A3. “@nsmeidianty: a museum where we can see the emotional stories about love”

 

Once again, congratulations @nsmeidianty!

Satu buku “Things Your English Books Don’t Tell You” telah diberikan kepada @nsmeidianty! Cc @redaksipanda

 

  • Compiled and written by @daedonghae at @EnglishTips4u on October 11, 2014

#EngPic: 20 Things About Autumn?

Hiya fellas :) Hope you have a great day so far :D

Autumn approaches in the northern side of the earth. Do you know what autumn is? :)

I found this #EngPic once and it does reflect Autumn quite well

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See if you recognise any of the vocabularies….

Do you know what they mean?

 

Autumn is “@melvamelpuss: season after summer and before winter a.k.a fall season”

 

Try answer these next questions to test your knowledge on these vocabs!

 

QUESTIONS

Q1. No. 18 says “crunchy leaves”, does that mean you can eat it?

Q2. No. 2 says “no sweat, no frost bite” does that mean you will not be sweating or get frozen?

Q3. No. 4 is about the “brisk breeze”, is that about the wind?

Q4. No. 3 says “colourful leaves”, does it mean they are not green?

Q5. “Bon fires”, what are they?

Those are the questions, go answer them fellas :)

 

 

 

 

 

So fellas, ready for the answers? :)

So here they are!

 

ANSWERS

A1. “@miekenafff: noooo haha”

Crunchy leaves are not to eat, even though it is stated crunchy. Artinya juga bisa “@Djachsan: Daun kering…”

A2. “No sweat, no frost bite” could mean “@betharihani: It’s warm”

A3. “@rizky_paramitha: umm yeah”. Brisk breeze is talking about the wind, i.e. in Indonesian “angin sepoi”

A4. Colourful leaves mean “@betharihani: Most of them turn red, orange and yellow”

A5. A bon fire in Bahasa Indonesia is “@Djachsan: Api Unggun“

Or

@Yusuke3192: a fire when we’re do camping”

 

That’s it for the answers! Thank you for the contributions! :) I hope you had fun!

 

@mutheafajriah: I’m learning so much from there. It’s nowhere near just an ordinary information in there. Really, thanks :D

 

Compiled and written by @daedonghae at @EnglishTips4u on September 13, 2014

 

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