Pick the non-finite verbs Worksheet-4

Pick the non-finite verbs Worksheet-4

 

Pick out the non-finite verb in the given sentence:

  1. Just stop lying and speak the truth.

A. Stop               B. Speak             C. Lying             D. Truth

 

  1. A rolling stone gathers no moss.

A. Rolling          B. Gathers         C. Moss              D. Stone

 

  1. He used to collect stamps when he was young.

A. Used              B. To collect      C. Was                D. Young

 

  1. Starting early is a really good idea.

A. Early              B. Is                    C. Idea                D. Starting

 

  1. The child is very attached to its mother.

A. Is                    B. Attached       C. Child              D. Very

 

  1. Four bogies will be attached to the train at Khandala.

A. Will                B. To the            C. Attached       D. Be

 

  1. Laughing at oneself is a very helpful trait.

A. Is                    B. Trait               C. Laughing      D. Helpful

 

  1. “Stop being so childish,” said Mother to Sunil.

A. Being             B. Said                C. To Sunil        D. Stop

 

  1. There are heroes who want to be famous but people do not know them.

A. Are                 B. To be              C. Do                  D. Do not

 

  1. What was all the shouting about?

A. Was                B. About             C. Shouting       D. What

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Lying’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Rolling’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘To collect’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Starting’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Attached’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Attached’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Laughing’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Being’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘To be’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Shouting’ is the non-finite verb because it neither shows the tense nor changes according to the tense.