Archive for July, 2016

Simple present tense worksheet

July 27th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate simple present tense form.

1. My brother ………………… very well.

a) sing
b) sings
c) is singing

2. My mother …………………. delicious foods.

Uses of be

July 26th, 2016 in English Quiz

Uses of be

The auxiliary be has five forms – is, am, are, was and were.

The forms is, am and are are only used in the present tense whereas the forms was and were are used in the past tense.

Subject-verb agreement

July 25th, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences using a verb that agrees with the subject.

1. The horse and carriage ………………. at the door.

a) is
b) are

Sentence transformation

July 23rd, 2016 in English Quiz

Sentences are given in the simple present tense. Change them into the simple past.

1. My father works at a bank.

2. He teaches English at a government school.

Gap fills

July 22nd, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. Fibers that are obtained from either plants or animals ………………… natural fibers.

a) called
b) are called
c) are calling

Antonyms

July 22nd, 2016 in English Quiz

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.
1. Kindred

Gap fills

July 21st, 2016 in English Quiz

Complete the following sentences.

1. I am glad …………………. school.

a) to have left
b) having left
c) Either could be used here