posted by Matthew

Writeacher, I need your help to find exercises on the following grammar topics:

1) Defining and non-defining relative clauses.
(e.g. two sentences to combine ...)
2) Wish (+ simple past, past perfect, would + inf.)
3)Indirect speech (reporting verbs such as apologize, remind, offer, agree, promise, urge, ask, make etc.)
4) Verbs followed by the infinitive/gerund.

As you have a great teaching experience, I really hope you can help me. I'm also looking for a reading comprehension (with questions) to be included at the end of the grammar exercises.

  1. Writeacher

    Here are some webpages that have explanations and quizzes/exercises about relative clauses (which are also called adjective clauses):

    The quiz for these is at the bottom of this webpage.

    (Essential & non-essential = restrictive & non-restrictive)

    And the first three links here are perfect:

    Here is a whole page on combining sentences:

  2. Writeacher

    Direct and indirect speech:


    There are many good webpages among those search results. Check 'em all out!

  3. Writeacher

    Infinitive and gerund phrases are dealt with here:
    And there's a good quiz at the bottom of the page.

    Here, too.

  4. Writeacher

    I'm not sure what you mean for #2 in your question. Go through these sites, and see what you find:


    from http://teachro.publiccomputingservices.org/



    Use only the free stuff here!

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