Tenses Mixed Review Worksheet-12

Tenses Mixed Review Worksheet-12

 

Identify the tense of the underlined verb:

  1. Sunita studied hard for her board exams.

A. None of them                            B. Simple present tense

C. Simple past tense                    D. Simple future tense

 

  1. The carpenter sawed the plank into two equal parts.

A. Simple past tense                    B. None of them

C. Simple future tense                 D. Simple present tense

 

  1. Gita watered the plants in the morning.

A. Simple future tense                 B. Simple past tense

C. Simple present tense              D. None of them

 

  1. Our gardener waters the plants every alternate day.

A. Simple past tense                    B. Simple future tense

C. None of them                            D. Simple present tense

 

  1.  The class will travel by bus for the first part of the journey.

A. None of them                            B. Simple past tense

C. Simple present tense              D. Simple future tense

 

  1.  Children learn very fast.

A. Simple future tense                 B. Simple present tense

C. Simple past tense                    D. None of them

 

  1. Sunita will sit on the first bench from tomorrow.

A. Simple present tense              B. Simple past tense

C. Simple future tense                 D. None of them

 

  1. Sheila drew the best picture.

A. Simple past tense                    B. Simple future tense

C. Simple present tense              D. None of them

 

  1. The peon rings the bell after every period.

A. Simple past tense                    B. None of them

C. Simple future tense                 D. Simple present tense

 

  1. Sunita is coming to my house with me.

A. Simple future tense                 B. Simple past tense

C. None of them                            D. Simple present tense

 

  1. Mother will laugh at the baby’s antics.

A. None of them                            B. Simple future tense

C. Simple present tense              D. Simple past tense

 

  1. “I will test your spellings tomorrow,” said Ma’am.

A. Simple present tense              B. None of them

C. Simple past tense                    D. Simple future tense

 

  1. Anita packed her bag before going to bed.

A. Simple future tense                 B. Simple present tense

C. Simple past tense                    D. None of them

 

  1. The hunter shot at the pigeon.

A. None of them                            B. Simple past tense

C. Simple future tense                 D. Simple present tense

 

  1. The pigeon flew away in time.

A. None of them                            B. Simple future tense

C. Simple past tense                    D. Simple present tense

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. A

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. B

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. D

Explanation: The verb talks about a routine action; hence it is in the simple present tense.

  1. D

Explanation: The verb talks about a future action; hence it is in the simple future tense.

  1. B

Explanation: The verb talks about a routine action; hence it is in the simple present tense.

  1. C

Explanation: The verb talks about a future action; hence it is in the simple future tense.

  1. A

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. D

Explanation: The verb talks about a routine action; hence it is in the simple present tense.

  1. C

Explanation: The verb talks about an ongoing action; hence it is in the present continuous tense.

  1. B

Explanation: The verb talks about a future action; hence it is in the simple future tense.

  1. D

Explanation: The verb talks about a future action; hence it is in the simple future tense.

  1. C

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. B

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.

  1. C

Explanation: The verb talks about a past action; hence it is in the simple past tense.