Exercises – Confusing Words

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Exercises

Choose they’re, their or there to complete the sentences.

  1. Look! is a bird.use there is/are to show that something exists
  2. Sally and Ciaran are in love. getting married next year. wedding is in October.1. contracted form of they are|2. possessive determiner → their
  3. are five chairs in the living room.use there is/are to show that something exists
  4. Mary has two children. twins.contracted form of they are
  5. My parents bought a new car, so they gave me old one.possessive determiner → their

Complete the sentences with they’re, their or their.

  1. Mandy and Daniel speak English and French because mother comes from Montreal.possessive determiner for 3rd person plural → their
  2. is a cat in the window.use there is/are to show that something exists
  3. Who are those people over ?
    my neighbours. Alex and Katie.1. adverb of place → there|2. contracted form of they are
  4. Rachel and Zoe put hands in the water.possessive determiner for 3rd person plural → their
  5. Under the window is a couch.use there is/are to show that something exists