Click here to go back to the homepage to learn English...Add a new lesson / test
Please log in!


Remember me
I've lost my password


2 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!



  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug




  • GREAT!
    Get a free English lesson every week! 2 MILLION subscribers!
    Click here!






    Ads:







    Partners:
    - English translator
    - Our other sites
       


    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #106900: Last and The last
    > Other English exercises on the same topics: Adjectives | Speaking | Frequent mistakes [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Placement test beginners: Check your spelling - Past simple or present perfect - Comparative of superiority - Adjective and preposition - Order of adjectives - Superlative + and adjective - On the phone - Adjectives-ing and ed
    > Double-click on words you don't understand


    Last and The last


                                                                    

     



    LAST is used before the days of the week  and before the words: week, month, term , semester, year...

    ex : Joe came to see us last Sunday. 

    1) (The) Last is placed bfore numbers: (Be careful of the word order !)

    ex: The last three exercises are difficult, but you can do them! 

     

    2) (The) latest  and not  the last is used when it means the most recent

    ex : Have you seen Disney's latest film ? 

     

    3) Last ou the last : * last month = the month before, the preceding month- and *  the last month = the month ending a list or an enumeration  have very different meanings.

    ex : Last month, I went to Turkey for a long hike. 

    ex : I'll spend the last month of the year in the sun. = (December) 

     

                                                                                                                                                    



    4) A few expressions :

    - Last, but not least = Finally, but not less important ...

    - At last = Finally, eventually.

    - It's the last straw (that breaks the camel's back!) = That crowns it all ... Enough is enough ! I can't take more !

    Now, you're ready to do the test without making the smallest mistake ! Will you do it ? I hope so !





    Twitter Share
    English exercise "Last and The last" created by here4u with The test builder
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test [Save] [Load] [?]


    Good bye, Tom !
    1) night, I had a memorable time with my friends.
    2) We wanted to go and see but were discouraged by the endless line.
    3) When we chose to go to a Japanese restaurant. It was worse ! , freezing in the line, would wait for more than an hour to get a seat.
    4), after more disappointing attempts, we chose to order food and a video from the-round-the-corner take aways and go home.
    5) We didn't choose or series, but of 'Friends'!
    6) Drinking our sodas, we watched it non-stop from the beginning of the Season to .
    7) Of course, we were starving, Yet didn' t have from the new Japanese restaurant, but chose good old pizzas.
    8) , we had a fantastic for Tom, who's leaving for a year in Australia tomorrow .
    9) These of laughters will remain in our minds till next year!
    Have fun, Tom !







    End of the free exercise to learn English: Last and The last
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topics : Adjectives | Speaking | Frequent mistakes | All our lessons and exercises


    Partager : Facebook / Google+ / Twitter / ... 


    > INDISPENSABLES : TESTEZ VOTRE NIVEAU | GUIDE DE TRAVAIL | NOS MEILLEURES FICHES | Les fiches les plus populaires | Aide/Contact

    > COURS ET EXERCICES : Abréviations | Accords | Adjectifs | Adverbes | Alphabet | Animaux | Argent | Argot | Articles | Audio | Auxiliaires | Chanson | Communication | Comparatifs/Superlatifs | Composés | Conditionnel | Confusions | Conjonctions | Connecteurs | Contes | Contraires | Corps | Couleurs | Courrier | Cours | Dates | Dialogues | Dictées | Décrire | Démonstratifs | Ecole | Etre | Exclamations | Famille | Faux amis | Français Langue Etrangère / Langue Seconde |Films | Formation | Futur | Fêtes | Genre | Goûts | Grammaire | Grands débutants | Guide | Géographie | Heure | Homonymes | Impersonnel | Infinitif | Internet | Inversion | Jeux | Journaux | Lettre manquante | Littérature | Magasin | Maison | Majuscules | Maladies | Mots | Mouvement | Musique | Mélanges | Méthodologie | Métiers | Météo | Nature | Nombres | Noms | Nourriture | Négations | Opinion | Ordres | Participes | Particules | Passif | Passé | Pays | Pluriel | Politesse | Ponctuation | Possession | Poèmes | Pronominaux | Pronoms | Prononciation | Proverbes | Prépositions | Présent | Présenter | Quantité | Question | Relatives | Sports | Style direct | Subjonctif | Subordonnées | Synonymes | Temps | Tests de niveau | Tous/Tout | Traductions | Travail | Téléphone | Vidéo | Vie quotidienne | Villes | Voitures | Voyages | Vêtements

    > INFORMATIONS : Copyright - En savoir plus, Aide, Contactez-nous [Conditions d'utilisation] [Conseils de sécurité] [Plan du site] Reproductions et traductions interdites sur tout support (voir conditions) | Contenu des sites déposé chaque semaine chez un huissier de justice | Mentions légales / Vie privée / Cookies | Mentions légales / Vie privée / Cookies.
    | Cours et exercices de français 100% gratuits, hors abonnement internet auprès d'un fournisseur d'accès.