• Use this interactive world map of language to learn more about the different languages around the world, where they came from and how they developed. There are lots of interesting facts, and you can click on the speech bubble to hear how some of the languages is spoken.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 03:24
  • It is common for languages to adopt words from other languages. This is usually called "borrowing". Many words which are now English words come from other languages. This is an interesting resource that gives you examples to look at and asks you to try and match the English word with the language that it was borrowed from. It doesn't matter if you don't know them all. It is very interesting to read the answers and see where the words come from!

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:43
  • Do you know where the word sandwich comes from? Why are some apples called Granny Smith? This game is interesting and a little bit different to just learning new grammar or vocabulary. You learn about English eponyms, words that have borrowed their name from an actual person! Read the question, then spin the carousel with the arrows to match the correct answer to the right eponym.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:32
  • A fantastic site teaching you all about adjectives and how to use them. What are adjectives? Each different type of adjective is explained and lots of examples are given. There is a small quiz at the end of each section, as well as 2 general quizzes at the end to test your understanding of all the different types of adjectives.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:19
  • 19 questions to answer by choosing the correct possessive adjective to complete the sentence. Read carefully and click on your answer to see if you are right. For any wrong answer given, you will be shown the correct answer but your score will go down. How many can you get right?

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:09
  • This exercise worksheet gives you lots of practice in using possessive adjectives with the verb 'to be'. First, you must fill in the chart with the suitable possessive adjectives. Then look at the pictures and tick the correct possessive. Have a go at using the appropriate possessive adjective as well.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 03:17
  • There are 3 exercises to help you practice using possessive pronouns and possessive adjectives. Use the pictures to help you decide what the correct answer is. Complete all 3 exercises then check your answers to see where you need to look again.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:51
  • This game is all about possessive pronouns. Answer all the questions correctly before you are overtaken!

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:40
  • To play this game you will be given 20 groups of 4 words. You have to place a check next to the word which is spelled wrong, then spell the word you have checked correctly in the box. If you get all twenty problems correct, you can put your name on our leader board.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:26
  • Test your reading and vocabulary skills with these quick games. FUNBRAIN will show you a picture. Click on the word that best describes the picture. To start playing, click on one of the topics: Alphabet (Easy); Animals; Fruit; Tools; Machines and Shapes.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:22
  • This is a quick test on possessive pronouns. Look at the picture and fill in all the gaps with the correct pronoun for each of the characters. Press "Check" to check your answers.

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    Updated date: Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:45
  • Can you hook your gnome a plural? Test your plural rules skills by choosing either to fish for one type of plural noun, or for all of them together. You can click on Hint for some help at any time and you have 4 lives. At the end of the game you will be shown all your correct answers, as well as your incorrect answers and what the right answer should be. Can you fish for all the gnomes?

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:35
  • A fun game to play to create complete sentences using the simply present tense. Read the sentence and fill in the blanks with the correct form of the action verb. For every correct answer you win the monkey a banana!

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:47
  • This is a game where you answer questions on plural nouns to win billions. Select how many players, your team color and character you want to play as, then start the quiz! The questions get harder the more you get right. How many plural nouns can you identify correctly in the time?

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:48
  • This is a simple test for you to see how well you know common irregular plural nouns. Look at the picture, listen to the word, then select the correct answer from the drop down list. The singular noun is first, and then its irregular plural is shown. Once you have finished, check your answers and see if you need to do any again.

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:06
  • This is a game of knowledge and memory. Take it in turns to find the matching pairs by clicking on the cards. Match a pair correctly and win 10 points, then have another guess. If you don't find a pair, you lose 2 points and the other player gets a turn.

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:49
  • Do you know your plural noun endings? The aim in this game is to be the first to complete 3 words in a row, just like TIC-TAC-TOE. Drag the word at the top of the grid to the ending that makes it plural. You can either play against yourself, or with a friend.

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 05:49
  • Twin sisters Pearl and Flora lost their friends in the bubble machine. Help them get their friends out by choosing the correct plural form of the given word. You can choose to play a multiple choice game or fill in the blank. You can also choose your difficulty level.

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 04:35
  • Can you recognize singular and plural nouns? In this game you have to feed the lizard with nouns that are in their correct singular form. Use the arrow keys to move the lizard and the space bar to open his mouth.

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    Updated date: Tue, 11/18/2014 - 04:14
  • This game aims to familiarize you with nouns, adjectives, verbs and other parts of speech. There are 3 levels to choose from. Read the sentence and look at the word in capital letters. Decide what type of word it is and shoot the plunger by clicking your mouse on your answer. Score points for every correct answer. You will be given the correct answer if you get any wrong.

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    Updated date: Thu, 11/20/2014 - 01:36