Simple Present Tense-Worksheet-2

We use be in many situations:

1.    to talk about people and places etc.

Examples :

1.    Sagar is my best friend.

2.    Kutubminar is in New Delhi.

3.    Ravi and Kavi are intelligent students.

4.    I’m from Rajasthan.

2.    to talk about the time & weather:

Examples :

1.    It’s ten o’ clock.

2.    It’s hot today.

3.    It’s a rainy day today.

3.    to describe people, things etc.:

Examples :

1.    My Father is a doctor.

2.    Mr. Sharma is a teacher.

3.    Butterscotch is my favourite ice cream.

 

4.    to say how old people are:

Example :

1.    I’m 18 years old and my sister is 15.

5.    to say how we feel:

Example :

1.    I’m very happy today.

2.    She’s hungry

3.    Raj is tired.

6.    to answer the telephone:

Example :

1.    Hello, this is Alka.

2.    Who is there?

Simple Present Tenses Worksheet-2

 

Fill in the blank/s.

  1. Fill in the blank/s. Also see the correct short form of negative

       Those people ______ English. They______ Australian. 

(A) Is-are                                           (B) Are-aren’t     

(C) Are-are no’t                                (D) None of these

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s. Also see the correct short form of negative

       It ____ sunny today but it_____ warm.

(A) Is-is                (B) Is-isn’t            (C) Isn’t-isn’t        (D) None of these

 

  1. The weather _____ nice today.

(A) is                    (B) was                 (C) has                 (D) were

 

  1. I ­­­­­­­_____ not tired.

(A) am                  (B) has                 (C) have               (D) are

 

  1. This bag ______ heavy.

(A) is                    (B) was                 (C) has                 (D) are

 

  1. These bags _____ heavy.

(A) is                    (B) was                 (C) has                 (D) are

 

  1. Look! There _____ Sanya.

(A) is                    (B) are                  (C) was                 (D) has

 

  1. My brother and I _____ good tennis players.

(A) is                    (B) am                  (C) are                  (D) have

 

  1. Anu _____ at home. Her children ______at school.

(A) Is-is                 (B) Are-is              (C) Is-are              (D) Are-are

 

  1. I_____ a taxi driver.  My sister ­_____ a nurse.

(A) Am-am           (B) Is-is                 (C) Am-is              (D) Is-am

 

Answer Key:

(11)-(B); (12)-(B); (13)-(A); (14)-(A); (15)-(A); (16)-(D); (17)-(A); (18)-(C); (19)-(C); (20)-(C)