Verb Tense Review
In the blanks supply appropriate forms of the verbs given in the parentheses.
EXAMPLES: a. (be) They have been in Chicago for twenty years.
b. (see) I saw a wonderful movie last night.
a. (go) We didn’t go anywhere special on our last vacation.
1.- (take) Fortunately, that problem ___________________ care of yesterday.
2.- (listen) Sh! Someone ________________ to our conversation.
3.- (fix) I’m not wearing my watch because it __________________________.
4.- (happen) Nothing much _________________ when I got to the meeting.
5.- (be) My parents ________________ in Los Angeles two weeks from today.
6.- (make) I _________________ two mistakes in the last quiz.
7.- (sleep) I was tired yesterday because I _______________ well the night before.
8.- (do) Nothing _________________ about the problem until tomorrow.
9.- (be) This ______________ an easy quiz so far.
10.- (take) Unfortunately, just as we got to the airport, their plane ____________ off.
11.- (go) They _________________ to the movies only once in a while.
12.- (send) They ________________ any Christmas cards last year.
13.- (get) I ________________ up at 7:30 every morning.
14.- (fix) When I got to the garage, my car ____________ yet.
15.- (give) When I got to class late yesterday morning, a quiz _______________.
16.- (reveal) I promise that I ________________ this secret to anyone.
17.- (make) I was angry that I ____________ such a foolish mistake.
18.- (leave) I think Bob _________________ for Paris at this very moment.
19.- (graduate) Our daughter _______________ from the university yet.
20.- (live) Mary _________________ with her family, is she?
21.- (win) Unfortunately, our team _____________ any games last year.
22.- (quit) He ________________ his job a couple of weeks ago.
23.- (live) He ________________ by himself since his recent divorce.
24.- (do) We _________________ twenty-four sentences so far.
25.- (baptize) He ___________________ when he was three days old.
26.- (go) She _________________ to the doctor once a year for a physical examination.
27.- (land) I predict that by the year 2000, man _____________ on Mars.
28.- (eat) Please don’t call around 6:00 tomorrow evening because we _____________.
29.- (come) This quiz _____________________ to an end.