Simple Present Tense-Worksheet-5

 

Am/Is/Are Questions

 

We make questions with Am/Is/Are (be )in the Present Simple like this:

english grammar lessons class 5

 

B. When someone asks a question with Am/Is/Are (be), we can give short answers also:

Are you tired?    Yes, I am.     (Not only Yes.)

Is he here?                    No, he's not. (Not only No.)

 

Important point :

We cannot use a short form in affirmative short answers.

 

Here are some more examples of questions and short answers:

 

Am I late?                     Yes, you are,      No, you aren't/you're not.

Are you an Indian?      Yes, I am.            No, I'm not.

Is she at home?         Yes, she is.           No, she isn't/she's not.

Is it rainy season in Delhi ? Yes, it is.              No, it isn't/it's not.

Are we late?                 Yes, we are.        No, we aren't/we're not.

Are you all happy?      Yes, we are.        No, we aren't/we're not.

Are they here?            Yes, they are.     No, they aren't/they're not.

                             

Simple Present Tenses Worksheet-5

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s and also choose the correct short form of the helping verb.

       ‘_____ I late?’ ‘No, you_____ on time.’

(A) am-are           (B) was-are (C) am-am           (D) am-aren’t

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s and also choose the correct short form of the helping verb.

       ‘____ your mother at home?’ ‘No, she____ out.’

(A) was-was         (B) is-is                 (C) is-was             (D) was-is

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s and also choose the correct short form of the helping verb.

       ‘_____ your parents at home?’ ‘No, they____ out.’

(A) are-aren’t      (B) are-are           (C) have-are        (D) were-are

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       ‘_____ it cold in your room?’ ‘Yes, a little.’

(A) was                (B) Is                     (C) have               (D) None of these

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       ‘ Your shoes ____ nice. _____ they new?

(A) were-are        (B) are-are           (C) are-were        (D) is-are

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       Where ____ your mother? ____ she at home?

(A) Is-was             (B) Was-is            (C) Is-is                 (D) Is-has

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       ‘What colour ____ your car?’ ‘It _____ red.’

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

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       How _____ your parents? ____ they well?

(A) are-were        (B) are-are           (C) is-are              (D) have-are

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       ‘How much _____ these postcards?’ ‘Rs. 5.’

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

 

  1. Fill in the blank/s.

       ‘Where _____ you from?’ ‘Canada.’

(A) are                  (B) were               (C) was                 (D) have

 

Answer Key:

(1)-(A); (2)-(B); (3)-(B); (4)-(B); (5)-(B); (6)-(C); (7)-(A); (8)-(B); (9)-(B); (10)-(A)