Simple present tense Worksheet-3

Simple present tense Worksheet-3

 

Fill in the blank with the simple present tense form of the verb:

  1. She ____ sea shells on the sea shore.

A. Are selling    B. Is selling       C. Sells               D. Sell

 

  1. The Earth _____ round the Sun.

A. Is revolving  B. Revolve         C. Revolves        D. Are revolved

 

  1. All that ____is not gold. 

A. Is glittering                               B. Glitters

C. Are glittering                            D. Glitter

 

  1. Whenever we go to Goa, we ____ at Majorda Beach Resort.

A. Are staying   B. Is staying      C. Stay                D. Stayed

 

  1. The Taj Mahal ____ very beautiful on full moon nights.

A. Are looking   B. Look               C. Is looking      D. Looks

 

  1. I usually ____ early in the morning.

A. Study             B. Are studies   C. Studies          D. Am studying

 

  1. Mr. Shah ____ to work late on Fridays.

A. Likes              B. Are likes        C. Like                D. Is liking

 

  1. A good actor ____ into his roles with ease.

A. Getting          B. Are gets         C. Is getting       D. Gets

 

  1. My mother ____ up at 6 o’clock every morning.

A. Wakes           B. Is waking      C. Are wake       D. Waking

 

  1. My father ____ at an engineer.

A. Is working    B. Work             C. Works            D. Are working

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Sells’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘sell.’ (This is a famous tongue twister.)

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Revolves’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘revolve.’

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Glitters’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘glitter.’

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Stay’ is the simple present tense (1st person plural) of ‘stay.’

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Looks’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘look.’

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Study’ is the simple present tense (1st person singular) of ‘study.’

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Likes’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘like.’

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Gets’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘get.’

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Wakes’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘wake.’

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Works’ is the simple present tense (3rd person singular) of ‘work.’