Pick the non-finite verbs Worksheet-5

Pick the non-finite verbs Worksheet-5

 

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

  1. Giving nicknames to people is an interesting time pass.

A. To people – interesting         B. Giving – interesting

C. Time pass – interesting         D. Nicknames – time pass

 

  1. Changing trains while we go from one place to the other is a big bore.

A. To the            B. Go                   C. Is                    D. changing

 

  1. Thank you for bringing along my books.

A. Along             B. Thank            C. Bringing        D. Books

 

  1. “What are you doing this evening?” said Harry to Dimple.

A. Are                                              B. Doing

C. Evening                                      D. To Dimple

 

  1. Sachin is playing in his 198th test match today.

A. Is                    B. Match            C. Playing          D. Is playing

 

  1. The missing boy was found after about ten days.

A. Missing         B. Was                C. About             D. After

 

  1. The score board is not moving as the batsmen cannot take any runs.

A. Is                    B. Cannot          C. Moving          D. Runs

 

  1. The taking of catches saved the match.

A. Catches         B. Match            C. Saved             D. taking

 

  1. “It’s so good to see you,” said Manish to Hemant.

A. Is                                                 B. To see

C. To Hemant                                D. Said

 

  1. Shelling peas is a boring activity.

A. Shelling – boring                     B. Shelling – activity

C. Is – boring                                D. Shelling – is

 

  1. Someone came knocking at my door early in the morning.

A. Morning        B. Knocking      C. Came             D. Door

 

  1. He is going to Mumbai tomorrow.

A. Is                                                 B. Is going

C. Going                                          D. Tomorrow

 

Answer Key:

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Giving – interesting’ are the non-finite verbs because they neither show the tense nor change according to the tense.

 

  1. D

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

 

  1. C

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

 

  1. B

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

 

  1. C

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

 

  1. A

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

 

  1. C

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

 

  1. D

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

 

  1. B

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

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Shelling – boring’ are the non-finite verbs because they neither show the tense nor change according to the tense.

 

  1. B

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

 

  1. C

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