Grammar Quiz: Take The Simple Present Tense Questions

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  • 1. 

    Samuele __________ at 6:30 am.

    • A.

      Wake up

    • B.

      Wakes up

    Correct Answer
    B. Wakes up
    Explanation
    The sentence is in the present tense and refers to a singular subject, "Samuele." In the present tense, when the subject is singular, we use the base form of the verb with the third-person singular pronoun "he/she/it." Therefore, the correct form of the verb to use is "wakes up."

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  • 2. 

    They _______ to class at 8:00 am.

    • A.

      Go

    • B.

      Goes

    Correct Answer
    A. Go
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "go" because when referring to a plural subject like "they," we use the base form of the verb, which is "go."

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  • 3. 

    Leonardo  and Manuel ____________ breakfast at 7:00.

    • A.

      Eat

    • B.

      Eats

    Correct Answer
    A. Eat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "eat" because when referring to two or more people as the subject, the verb "eat" should be used.

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  • 4. 

    They _________ dinner together.

    • A.

      Eat

    • B.

      Eats

    Correct Answer
    A. Eat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "eat" because when using the pronoun "they," the verb that follows should be in the base form. In this case, "eat" is the base form of the verb and is the correct choice.

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  • 5. 

    I never __________ coffee. 

    • A.

      Drink

    • B.

      Drinks

    Correct Answer
    A. Drink
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "drink." This is because the sentence is in the present tense and the subject "I" requires the base form of the verb, which is "drink."

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  • 6. 

    Alessandro is very busy. He  ______________ from 9:00am to 9:00pm Monday through Friday.

    • A.

      Work

    • B.

      Works

    Correct Answer
    B. Works
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "works" because the subject "Alessandro" is singular, so it requires the singular form of the verb "work".

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  • 7. 

    Angela and I _______________ our dog in the park every afternoon. 

    • A.

      Walk

    • B.

      Walks

    Correct Answer
    A. Walk
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "walk" because when using the pronoun "I" in a sentence, the verb should be in its base form. Therefore, the correct verb form to use with "I" is "walk."

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  • 8. 

    I __________ to bed at 11:00pm.

    • A.

      Go

    • B.

      Goes

    Correct Answer
    A. Go
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "go" because it is the correct form of the verb "to go" that agrees with the subject "I."

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  • 9. 

    He ___________ his homework every afternoon.

    • A.

      Do

    • B.

      Does

    Correct Answer
    B. Does
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "does" because the subject "he" is a third-person singular pronoun, and when using the present simple tense in the third-person singular form, we need to add an -s or -es to the base form of the verb. In this case, the base form of the verb "do" is used, and the correct form for the third-person singular pronoun "he" is "does."

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  • 10. 

    Tommaso  ___________ English at Rowling classroom every week..

    • A.

      Study

    • B.

      Studies

    Correct Answer
    B. Studies
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "studies" because the subject "Tommaso" is singular, so it requires a singular verb form. In this case, the verb "studies" agrees with the singular subject and is the correct form to use in the sentence.

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  • 11. 

    You ___________ to work.

    • A.

      Drive

    • B.

      Drives

    Correct Answer
    A. Drive
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "drive" because it is the base form of the verb, which is used when referring to a general action or when the subject is "you."

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  • 12. 

    Mary _______________ breakfast.

    • A.

      Don't eat

    • B.

      Doesn't eat

    Correct Answer
    B. Doesn't eat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "doesn't eat" because the subject "Mary" is singular and in the third person. In English, when using the present simple tense, we add an "s" or "es" to the verb for singular third person subjects. Therefore, the correct form is "doesn't eat."

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  • 13. 

    I ______________ yoga.

    • A.

      Don't do

    • B.

      Doesn't do

    Correct Answer
    A. Don't do
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "don't do" because the subject "I" is singular and requires the use of the auxiliary verb "do" in the negative form.

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  • 14. 

    Filippo and Serena ______________ homework today.

    • A.

      Don't have

    • B.

      Doesn't have

    Correct Answer
    A. Don't have
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "don't have" because Filippo and Serena is a plural subject, so the verb "have" should be in the plural form "don't have" to agree with the subject.

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  • 15. 

    Kaltrina _______________ Italian very well.. 

    • A.

      Don't speak

    • B.

      Doesn't speak

    Correct Answer
    B. Doesn't speak
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "doesn't speak" because it is used to indicate that Kaltrina is not able to speak Italian very well. The verb "doesn't speak" is in the third person singular form, which agrees with the subject "Kaltrina". This suggests that Kaltrina lacks the ability to speak Italian proficiently.

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