Verbs Worksheet-9

Verbs Worksheet-9


  1. Identify the type of verb the underlined portion of the following sentence represents.

She left her laptop in the restaurant.

A. helping verb                              B. linking verb

C. action verb                                D. all of these


  1. Choose the word that is NOT a helping verb.

A. were               B. being              C. been               D. say


  1. Which sentence is an example of present progressive form of verb?

A. Yamini mowed the lawn.

B. Yamini mows the lawn.

C. Yamini is mowing the lawn.

D. none of these


  1. Which sentence is an example of simple past form of verb?

A. Kamini wrote a letter to me.

B. Kamini was writing a letter to me.

C. Kamini will write a letter to me.

D. Kamini had written a letter to me.


  1. Which sentence is an example of simple future form of verb?

A. Anita will be receiving the package tomorrow.

B. Anita received the package.

C. Anita will receive the package tomorrow.

D. Anita was receiving the package.


  1. Which sentence is an example of simple future form of verb?

A. I will bring the homemade cookies.

B. He brought pizza for us.

C. Mom is baking cake for my birthday party.

D. She will be attending the evening classes.


  1. Identify the linking verb in the following sentence:

The people seemed rude and unkind.

A. unkind           B. seemed          C. rude               D. and


  1. Fill in the blank with the CORRECT verb tense.

Next year my family   _____ to Japan.

A. went               B. go                   C. goes                D. will go


  1. Choose proper verb tense for the underlined word to make grammatically correct sentence.

She finally mail the property documents to me.

A. mails              B. is mailing      C. mailed           D. correct as it is


  1. Identify the action verb(s) in the following sentence.

Mom threw the old newspapers into the garbage can.

A. threw                                        B. mom

C. old, newspapers                       D. garbage can


Answer Key:

(1)-C; (2)-D; (3)-C; (4)-A; (5)-C; (6)-A; (7)-B; (8)-D; (9)-C; (10)-A