You are given a block of text which explains the theory of this concept.
Once you have read the theory, do the exercises given below to test how well you have understood the ideas.
How to do the Exercises:
You are given a set of words.
You are also given some sentences with input boxes, and you are required to use the words to complete the sentences correctly.
You can put your chosen word into the input box by first clicking on the word and then in the input box.
The word will appear in the input box.
If it is correct, it will go green, and if not, it will go red.
PET - INTERESTED, INTERESTING
Sometimes The words INTERESTED and INTERESTING can cause some confusion.
They both come from the word INTEREST which can have several meanings.
INTEREST is a noun.
- I don't understand your INTEREST in that person.
It also has a financial meaning.
- My bank gives more INTEREST on my money than yours.
Both INTERESTED and INTERESTING are adjectives.
But only a living thing can be INTERESTED.
- Those lions seem very INTERESTED in that deer.
In contrast, anything can be INTERESTING.
- I find this stone very INTERESTING.