TENSES

Present Simple – Usage

Present Continuous – Usage

Present Perfect – Usage

Present Perfect Continuous – Usage

Past Simple – Usage

Past Continuous – Usage

Past Perfect – Usage

Past Perfect Continuous – Usage

Future Simple – Usage

Future Continuous – Usage

Future Perfect – Usage

Future Perfect Continuous – Usage

TENSE EXERCISES

GRAMMAR EXERCISES

Passive Voice

Reported Speech

0 Conditional

I Conditional

II Conditional

III Conditional

II-III mixed Conditional

III-II mixed Conditional

Choose the correct grammatical tense either Present Simple or Present Continuous

1)The train…………………………………………..( leave ) in five minutes.
2)I……………………………………..( leave ) in five minutes. It’s something urgent.
3)The price of oil……………………………………( constantly increase ).
4)You always……………………………………………( use ) my lipstick. I cannot stand it anymore.
5)In his job he always……………………………….( take ) the solvent and………………………( pour ) it into a bucket.
6)This week I…………………………………………………( drive ) my wife’s Honda. Mine is broken.
7)He usually………………………………………………..( smoke ) the fish at the weekends. It’s his great pastime.
8)I always……………………………………………………………( colour ) pages at home.
9)I usually…………………………………………………….( have ) breakfast at 8 o’clock.
10)It’s 8:00. I………………………………………………….( have ) breakfast.
11)John usually……………………………………………..( have ) his dinner late.
12)We……………………………………………………….( live ) in the centre of Moscow. We were born here.
13)We……………………………………………………….( live ) in Madrid. We’re students who have come from abroad.
14)What hotel……………………………………………………………………..( stay ) at now?
15)You…………………………………………………( make) so many mistakes! It’s really frustrating.
16)He always…………………………( do ) me a favour and………………………………..( buy ) a loaf of bread in the morning.
17)The photographer………………………………….( take ) photos of our class. You need to go to the school canteen.
18)The light from the Sun………………………………………..( take ) 8 minutes 20 seconds to …………………………( reach ) the Earth.
19)She can’t answer the phone at the moment she…………………………………………….( cook ) the dinner.
20)Excuse me!……………………………………………….( you, speak ) English?
21)On every Saturday I………………………………………………………………………( have ) breakfast at home.
22)You……………………………………………………………………..( always, borrow ) money from me!
23)It……………………………………………………………….( not, rain ) very much in summer here.
24)Maria is in Britain at the moment. She…………………………………………………………( learn ) English.
25)Water………………………………………………………………( boil ) at 100 degrees Celsius.
26)I always ………………………………………………………………………….( go) to work by car.
27)The kettle…………………………………………………….( boil ). Can you turn it off, please?
28)You……………………………………………..( watch ) television again. You should do something more active.
29)The moon…………………………………………………………..( go ) round the earth.
30)………………………………………………………..( you, see ) that man over there?
31)Look! Somebody……………………………………………….( climb ) up that tree over there.
32)In Chapter 3, Jane and Nick……………………………………….( meet ) Jack, and……………………………………………….( agree ) to go to the cinema with him.
33)Currently, I ………………………………………………………….( work ) on a very exciting project.
34)I usually………………………………………………………….( take ) a shower in the morning.
35)They……………………………………………..( generally/ go ) on holiday in the summer, but this year they………………………………………….( stay ) at home.
36)Maya………………………………………………..( walk ) to school every morning , but this morning she…………………………………………..( take ) a bus to school.
37)I……………………………………………..( think ) that Sharon is very beautiful.
38)I……………………………………………………( think ) of going to Spain for my summer holiday.
39) Gloria Estefan…………………………………………( usually /sing ) in English, but she……………………………………………….( make ) a record in Spanish at the moment.
40)That woman……………………………………….( appear ) to know you.
41)Kevin Costner……………………………………..( appear ) on the stage on Saturday.
42)The referee………………………………………………( want ) to cancel the match because it…………….( rain ) cats and dogs now.
43)Why……………………………………………………( you/ look at ) me like that?
44)I can’t stand horror films. I…………………………………………….( think ) they are silly.
45)The teacher………………………………………………( smell ) the flowers at the moment.
46)This perfume……………………………………………….( smell ) horrible.
47)I……………………………………………………..( see ) my girl friend in front of the cinema tomorrow.
48)I……………………………………………………..( see ) what you mean.
49)Sarah……………………………………….( think ) I……………………………………….( be ) irresponsible, but I…………………………………………..( know ) my responsibilities better than her.
50)Ssshh! I………………………………………………( listen ) to the news now.
51)Hurry up! Everyone……………………………………..( wait ) for you.
52)Please don’t make so much noise! I……………………………………………..( try ) to study for my exam.
53)Watch out! The train………………………………………( come ) very fast.
54)Ugh,don’t show me that picture! I truly………………………………………………………( hate ) mice.
55)…………………………………………………( you/speak ) English? I am looking for a hotel.
56)Caroline can’t swim today. She…………………………………………………………( have ) a cold.
57) I……………………………………………….( leave ) in the morning. My train……..( depart ) at 8 o’clock sharp.
58)You’re a great cook! This cake………………………………………………………………..( taste ) wonderful.
59)This cloth……………………………………………….( feel ) like artificial silk.
60)The doctor……………………………………………( feel ) his pulse now.
61)Tom………………………………………………….( weigh ) al most 100 kilos.
62)I……………………………………………………( expect ) they will come to London tomorrow.
63)I……………………………………….( usually/sit ) in the front row but this week I…………………………………( sit ) in the back row.
64)It………………………………………………………(look ) as if it was going to snow.
65)I………………………………………..( look ) for my contact lenses. Do you hapten to know where I have put them.
66)She…………………………………………………………..( look ) after her sister. They are orphans.
67)She………………………………………………………………….( look ) after her sister. Their parents are on holidays at the moment.
68)I……………………………………………( think ) of going to France for holidays.
69)How much…………………………………..you……………………………..( think ) it would cost to fly to Geneva and Madrid?
70)Tom…………………………………………( expect ) an important letter about a job he applied for. Has the postman been yet?
71)I have been on a diet for a week. I…………………………………( weigh ) myself to see how much weight I have lost.
72)Something………………………………..( smell )good in the kitchen. What ………………………( you,cook )?
73)Everybody………………………………..( see ) what you mean about the flat not being very convenient. It’s too far from the city centre.
74)I………………………………( expect ) you want to know how much your salary will be if you get the job.
75)Why…………………………………you………………………………( smell ) that fish? Do you think it has gone off?
76)I need to know how much the meat……………………………………..( weigh ) so I know how long to cook it for.
77)I…………………………………………( see ) the estate agent tomorrow to see what other flats he has to offer.
78)The dressmaker……………………………………………………….( measure ) the client now.
79)She……………………………………………….( look ) at the designs now to see if they can be used.
80)This piece of cloth……………………………………..( measure ) 2m by 2 m so we will have just about enough for her dress.
81)He………………………………………( look ) exactly like the director of the film. Shall we ask him for an autograph?
82)She…………………………………………………( believe ) in ghosts.
83)The woman………………………………( have ) blisters on the soles of her feet. I…………………………( think ) I will bring her some balm.
84)He is a greedy man! He only…………………………………… ( pursue ) fame and money.
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