Mixed Tenses: Grammar Trivia Quiz! Test

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Mixed Tenses: Grammar Trivia Quiz! Test

Mixed tenses are said to exist when the verb used is in more than one tense in just one sentence. A sentence, for example, can either be in both present and past tense. Do you know how to write different sentences with mixed tenses correctly? Best way to find out is for you to take up this interesting quiz and try filling in the incomplete sentences correctly.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The bird _______________ in the tree outside my window at the moment.
    • A. 

      Sing

    • B. 

      Sings

    • C. 

      Is singing

    • D. 

      Are singing

    • E. 

      Sang

  • 2. 
    The people ____________ songs in church last Sunday.
    • A. 

      Sing

    • B. 

      Sings

    • C. 

      Is singing

    • D. 

      Are singing

    • E. 

      Sang

  • 3. 
    We _________ the school song once a month in assembly.
    • A. 

      Sing

    • B. 

      Sings

    • C. 

      Is singing

    • D. 

      Are singing

    • E. 

      Sang

  • 4. 
    My friends _____________ a bone for their dog to catch outside my window right now.
    • A. 

      Throw

    • B. 

      Throws

    • C. 

      Is throwing

    • D. 

      Are throwing

    • E. 

      Threw

    • F. 

      Throwed

  • 5. 
    She ______________ all of her scrap paper into the recycling bin before she left school.
    • A. 

      Throw

    • B. 

      Throws

    • C. 

      Is throwing

    • D. 

      Are throwing

    • E. 

      Threw

    • F. 

      Throwed

  • 6. 
    You should always ___________ your rubbish into the rubbish bin and not onto the floor.
    • A. 

      Throw

    • B. 

      Throws

    • C. 

      Is throwing

    • D. 

      Are throwing

    • E. 

      Threw

    • F. 

      Throwed

  • 7. 
    The alien ______________ his spaceship towards earth as we speak!
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      Flys

    • C. 

      Is flying

    • D. 

      Are flying

    • E. 

      Flew

    • F. 

      Flyed

  • 8. 
    I hate to _____________ in an aeroplane as it makes me very nervous.
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      Flys

    • C. 

      Is flying

    • D. 

      Are flying

    • E. 

      Flew

    • F. 

      Flyed

  • 9. 
    Jeremy and Jack ____________ to Italy over the Christmas vacation last month.
    • A. 

      Fly

    • B. 

      Flys

    • C. 

      Is flying

    • D. 

      Are flying

    • E. 

      Flew

    • F. 

      Flyed

  • 10. 
    My mum ____________ the bathroom mirror after she has a shower every day.
    • A. 

      Wipe

    • B. 

      Wipes

    • C. 

      Is wiping

    • D. 

      Are wiping

    • E. 

      Wiped

    • F. 

      Wipped

  • 11. 
    The students ____________ the tables to clean them as they have just had lunch.
    • A. 

      Wipe

    • B. 

      Wipes

    • C. 

      Is wiping

    • D. 

      Are wiping

    • E. 

      Wipped

  • 12. 
    I __________ the sink to get all the dust off it before I washed my hands this morning.
    • A. 

      Wipe

    • B. 

      Wipes

    • C. 

      Is wiping

    • D. 

      Are wiping

    • E. 

      Wiped

    • F. 

      Wipped