Simple Present Tenses Worksheet-8

Simple Present Tenses Worksheet-8

 

  1. My friend Tarak Mehta ____ a writer.

A. Was                B. Is                    C. Are                 D. Being

 

  1. Those girls ____ in the garden every evening.

A. Are playing   B. Play                C. Plays              D. Played

 

  1. My father ____ the newspaper every morning.

A. Is reading     B. Read              C. Reads            D. Was reading

 

  1. Flowers ____ during Spring season.

A. Bloom                                        B. Blooms

C. Are blooming                           D. Is blooming

 

  1. Everyone ____ woollen clothes in winter.

A. Wear              B. Wears            C. Is wearing    D. Are wearing

 

  1. We ____ to sit under a fan during summer.

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

 

  1. M.S. Dhoni _____ a lot of milk every day.

A. Is drinking    B. Drinks           C. Drink             D. Drank

 

  1. Mrs. Shah _____ as a teacher at the new school.

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

 

  1. A barber ____ hair.

A. Is cutting      B. Cut                 C. Cuts               D. Was cutting

 

  1. A milkman ____ milk for us.

A. Brings            B. Is bringing    C. Bring             D. Brought

 

Answer Key:

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Friend’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘is’ is correct.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Girls’ is 3rd person plural; hence ‘play’ is correct.

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Father’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘reads’ is correct.

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Flowers’ is 3rd person plural; hence ‘bloom’ is correct.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Everyone’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘wears’ is correct.

  1. A

Explanation: ‘We’ is 1st person plural; hence ‘like’ is correct.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘M.S. Dhoni’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘drinks’ is correct.

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Mrs. Shah’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘works’ is correct.

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Barber’ is 3rd person singular; hence ‘cuts’ is correct.

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Milkman’ is 3rd person hence ‘brings’ is correct.