Use of is, am, are Worksheet-1

Use of is, am, are Worksheet-1

 

Use the correct form of verb:

  1. She ____ my friend.

(a) Is                     (b) Am                 (c) Are                  (d) Were

 

  1. Mona ____ ten years old last month.

(a) Is                     (b) Am                 (c) Was                (d) Were

 

  1. The balls ____ new.

(a) Is                     (b) Was                (c) Are                  (d) Am

 

  1. They _____ my friends last year.

(a) Was                (b) Were              (c) Am                  (d) Is

 

  1. Sunil _____ a good boy.

(a) Were              (b) Is                     (c) Are                  (d) Am

 

  1.  The apple ____ fresh.

(a) Am                  (b) Is                     (c) Are                  (d) Were

 

  1. Last week it ____ very cold.

(a) Is                     (b) Was                (c) Were              (d) Are

 

  1. The scissors ____ very sharp.

(a) Am                  (b) Is                     (c) Were              (d) Are

 

  1. It is evening now. The girls ____ playing in the morning.

(a) Am                  (b) Are                 (c) Were              (d) Is

 

Answer Key:

  1. A

Sol: ‘She’ is singular hence only ‘is’ must be used.

  1. C

Sol: Mona is singular and ‘last month’ shows past tense hence only ‘was’ must be used .

  1. C

Sol: ‘Balls’ are plural hence only ‘are’ must be used.

  1. B

Sol: ‘They’ is plural and last year shows past tense hence only ‘were’ must be used.

  1. B

Sol: ‘Sunil’ is singular hence only ‘is’ must be used.

  1. B

Sol: ‘Apple’ is singular hence only ‘is’ must be used.

  1. B

Sol: ‘Week’ is singular and last week shows past tense hence only ‘was’ must be used.

  1. D

Sol: Scissors is always used in plural form hence only ‘are’ must be used.

  1. C

Sol: ‘Girls’ is plural and the time of playing is past; hence only ‘were’ must be used.

  1. A

Sol: ‘Flower’ is singular hence only ‘is’ must be used.