Grammar Tense Parts Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    Look! Andy __________ in the garden.
    • A. 

      Am working

    • B. 

      Are working

    • C. 

      Is working

  • 2. 
    I __________ TV at the moment.
    • A. 

      Am watching

    • B. 

      Are watching

    • C. 

      Is watching

  • 3. 
    We _________ a book.
    • A. 

      Am reading

    • B. 

      Is reading

    • C. 

      Are reading

  • 4. 
    She _________ the piano.
    • A. 

      Is playing

    • B. 

      Are playing

    • C. 

      Am playing

  • 5. 
    Listen! Sue and John ____________.
    • A. 

      Am singing

    • B. 

      Is singing

    • C. 

      Are singing

  • 6. 
    My sister (to clean) _________ the bathroom
  • 7. 
    Look! They (to go) __________ inside.
  • 8. 
    I (to wait) ____________ in the car now.
  • 9. 
    Mrs. Miller (to listen) _____________ to CDs.
  • 10. 
    We (to speak) ___________ English at the moment.
  • 11. 
    The members of the jury _____ in the next room casting their votes.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Was

  • 12. 
    Which of these people ______ you met?
    • A. 

      Have

    • B. 

      Had

    • C. 

      Do

  • 13. 
    Does mark know that Cathy ______ him?
    • A. 

      Is liking

    • B. 

      Likes

    • C. 

      Like

  • 14. 
    The wind shifted ______ direction.
    • A. 

      It's

    • B. 

      Its

  • 15. 
    _______ dog was barking last night?
    • A. 

      Who's

    • B. 

      Whose

  • 16. 
    Choose the correct sentence:
    • A. 

      That soup tastes strangely.

    • B. 

      That soup tastes strange.

  • 17. 
    Choose the correct sentence:
    • A. 

      I feel badly when you leave.

    • B. 

      I feel bad when you leave.

  • 18. 
    The fire fighters ________ the alarm and spring into action.
    • A. 

      Hears

    • B. 

      Hear

    • C. 

      Heard

  • 19. 
    Congressional elections ______ held every two years.
    • A. 

      Was

    • B. 

      Is

    • C. 

      Are

  • 20. 
    I _______ the play that was recently reviewed in the Daily Chronicle.(present perfect)
    • A. 

      Have seen

    • B. 

      Had seen

    • C. 

      Saw

  • 21. 
    Cynthia ________ my friend since the first day she moved to town.(present perfect)
    • A. 

      Had been

    • B. 

      Was

    • C. 

      Has been

    • D. 

      Have been

  • 22. 
    Mark __________ drying the dishes by the time Sam arrived.(past perfect)
    • A. 

      Had finished

    • B. 

      Was finished

    • C. 

      Have finished

  • 23. 
    I _______ good things about you long before I met you.(past perfect)
    • A. 

      Have heard

    • B. 

      Had heard

    • C. 

      Heard

  • 24. 
    Sandra __________ two years of college by the time you see her this summer.(future perfect)
    • A. 

      Will finish

    • B. 

      Will be finished

    • C. 

      Will have finished

  • 25. 
    I will meet you when classes ______ over.
    • A. 

      Will be

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Is

  • 26. 
    Choose the correct sentence:
    • A. 

      Mark both likes Monica and Sandy.

    • B. 

      Mark likes both Monica and Sandy.

  • 27. 
    Choose the correct sentence:
    • A. 

      We went not only to the bank but also grocery shopping.

    • B. 

      We went not only to the bank but also to the grocery store.

  • 28. 
    Choose the correct sentence. (consistency of tense)
    • A. 

      John walked into the study hall and starts complaining about his grade on the spelling test.

    • B. 

      John walked into the study hall and started complaining about his grade on the spelling test.

  • 29. 
    You must _______ what I tell you to do.
    • A. 

      Exactly do

    • B. 

      Do exactly

  • 30. 
    You are getting very excited in meeting Mr. Smith, _______?
    • A. 

      Aren't you

    • B. 

      Are you not

    • C. 

      Are you