A Basic Quiz On Tense! Trivia Test

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A Basic Quiz On Tense! Trivia Test

What do you know about the role tense plays in grammar? Do you think you can pass this quiz? Tense is a verb-based method used to reveal the time, and sometimes the continuation or completeness of an action or state as it pertains to the time of speaking. Tense refers to past and present. Taking this quiz will help you see how much you know about tenses in grammar.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    My father ___________ the newspaper every morning. 
    • A. 

      Read 

    • B. 

      Reads

    • C. 

      Is reading

    • D. 

      Has read

  • 2. 
    It ____________ yesterday in Shimla.
    • A. 

      Snowed 

    • B. 

      Was snowing

    • C. 

      Were snowing

    • D. 

      Snow

  • 3. 
    What ____________ the matter with your tooth, Tom?
    • A. 

      Has

    • B. 

      Have

    • C. 

      Is 

    • D. 

      Were

  • 4. 
    I _____________ till late last night.
    • A. 

      Am working

    • B. 

      Was working

    • C. 

      Have worked

    • D. 

      Works

  • 5. 
    He _____________ in the pool now.
    • A. 

      Is swimming

    • B. 

      Was swimming

    • C. 

      Swam

    • D. 

      Swims

  • 6. 
    They __________ dinner, when I arrived.
    • A. 

      Had 

    • B. 

      Were having

    • C. 

      Was having

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    As a young girl, I ____________ a lot.
    • A. 

      Was exercising 

    • B. 

      Am exercising 

    • C. 

      Exercises

    • D. 

      Exercised 

  • 8. 
    My friends __________ the Prime Minister yesterday. 
    • A. 

      Meet

    • B. 

      Met

    • C. 

      Has met

    • D. 

      Are meeting

  • 9. 
    I ___________ to school everyday.
    • A. 

      Am walking

    • B. 

      Walked

    • C. 

      Walk

    • D. 

      Walks

  • 10. 
    I ___________ a shower when the bell rang.
    • A. 

      Was taking

    • B. 

      Have taken 

    • C. 

      Am taking

    • D. 

      Takes

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