Tense mixed review Worksheet-13

Tense mixed review Worksheet-13

 

Fill in the blank with the correct continuous tense:

  1. At 5 p.m. yesterday we ______ a film on T.V.

A. Are watching                            B. is watching

C. were watching                          D. Will be watching

 

  1. Don’t disturb Sunita. She ____ in her room.

A. Was studying                            B. is studying

C. were studying                           D. Will be studying

 

  1. ‘Where are the children? They _____ on the ground.

A. Are playing                               B. Were playing

C. Is playing                                   D. Will be playing

 

  1. The guests ____ by lunch tomorrow.

A. Is arriving                                 B. Are arriving

C. Will be arriving                        D. Were arriving

 

  1. Last week my son _____ to complete his project.

A. Is trying        B. are trying      C. were trying   D. was trying

 

  1. Come on, Anjali! We _____ shopping.

A. Were going                               B. Is going

C. Will be going                            D. Are going

 

  1. Next year, I _____ in Std. VII.

A. Am studying                             B. Will be studying

C. Were studying                          D. Was studying

 

  1. The teenagers ____ themselves a lot at the party last night.

A. Will be enjoying                       B. Are enjoying

C. Was enjoying                            D. Were enjoying

 

  1. The actors _____ their film in our city next month.

A. Is promoting                             B. Are promoting

C. Will be promoting                   D. Were promoting

 

  1. My mother ____ a cake for me now.

A. Is baking                                    B. Was baking

C. Will be baking                          D. Are baking

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Yesterday’ indicates the past tense; hence ‘were watching’ is correct. 

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Disturb’ indicates the present tense; hence ‘is studying’ is correct.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Are’ indicates the present tense; hence ‘are playing’ is correct.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Tomorrow’ indicates the future tense; hence ‘will be arriving’ is correct.

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Last week’ indicates the past tense; hence ‘was trying’ is correct.

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Sentence 1’ indicates the present tense; hence ‘are going’ is correct.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Next year’ indicates the future tense; hence ‘will be studying’ is correct.

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Last night’ indicates the past tense; hence ‘were enjoying’ is correct.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Next month’ indicates the future tense; hence ‘will be promoting’ is correct.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Now’ indicates the present tense; hence ‘is baking’ is correct.