Verb Tense Quizzes & Trivia


General guidelines:   Do not shift from one tense to another if the time frame for each action or state is the same. Do shift tense to indicate a change in time frame from one action or state to...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 948   |  Last updated: Dec 12, 2013
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    The instructor explains the diagram to students that asked questions during the lecture.

Click on the appropriate option.

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    George hurt his head while he __________ .

Identify the right verb tense to complete the sentence.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 233   |  Last updated: Jan 3, 2013
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    Next August, Bob and Sue _______ for 10 years.


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    Stephanie will cry when her best friend moves.

Students will have to know the use of verb to be in past

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 147   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    Where _____ you yesterday?




Verb Tense Questions & Answers

Is the statement correct or incorrect? The instructor explains the diagram to students that asked questions during the lecture.
1. IncorrectThe instructor explains the diagram to students that asked questions during the lecture. Explains is present tense, referring to a current state; asked is past, but should be present (ask) because the students are currently continuing to
Which one of the following uses verb tenses correctly?
Both verbs are future which i marked.why it is incorrect
Is this sentence correct? The instructor explains the diagram to students that asked questions during the lecture.
There are a few grammar errors in this sentence. First, when I initially read the sentence, it seems to be missing a word. It sounds better to include the word “the” in between the words “to” and “students.” It is
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