Present Tenses Quiz 1

1. Many birds of Europe ... south to Africa in winter. A. are flying B. flies C. fly D. has flown 2. The weather ... very cold in Moscow in the winter. A. A. get B.B. is getting C.C. has got D.D. gets 3. After six days of rain, I'm glad that the sun ... again today. A. A. shines B.B. is shining C.C. shining D.D. is shines 4. Don't forget to take your umbrella. It ... outside. A. A. rains B.B. raining C.C. has been raining D.D. is raining 5. Justin ... a book about his adventure in Tibet. I hope he can find a good publisher when he is finished. A. A. write B.B. has written C.C. is writing D.D. writes 6. I ... them three times, but I still haven't received a reply. A. A. am writing B.B. have written C.C. write D.D. writing 7. Hey, let's change the conversation. It ... too serious! A. A. gets B.B. has been getting C.C. getting D.D. is getting 8. A: What is your activity now? B: Well, right now I ... a book on how to cook fried rice better. A. A. write B.B. have written C.C. writes D.D. am writing 9. We ... three major snowstorms so far this winter. I wonder how many more we will have. A. A. are having

C. is doing B. read C. A.B.. have never watched . and 1. I .. are having D. have had D. many of the countries in Central America.. here four times trying to reach you.. calls B.15.. have had B. is talking 17. Don't give him this book.D. called 11.. have C.C. has called C. She . We are in need of a great and long holiday! A. visit B. am never watching B.C. have talked C. have been visiting D. have C.m. A. talks D. am studying B. Right now Martha is in the science building at our school. study C..C.C. Rani: Did you like the movie "The Godfather"? Erna: I don't know. A.. A. A. B: Well. A: Tell me your experience in going around the world. does C. I . A.D. am visiting 14.B. it. 10:25.. Hendra really needs to get in touch with you. A. have been studying 16. has 10.. have read 13. The chemistry experiment that she . is calling D. Since this morning.D. A. is dangerous. to several specialists about her problem.D. have visited C. doing 12. he . has talked B. 12.. A. reading B. A.. have been having 15..D. that movie in my life. A.B.B. four tests so far this week. It's ten p.B. has never watched C..45.B.C. but nobody knows why she is sick. so she is very careful. A. I .C.D. for two hours and probably won't finish until midnight. I took a tour of Central America about six years ago. We . A.D. I .B.B. has done D. A.Present Tenses Quiz 1 B.C. have studied D. A.C. He called at 9:10.. am reading D..D.B.

him since he was a child.. She graduated from university less than three years ago. are playing B. A. Judy: How long have you been in Canada? Claude: I . A. have been knowing D.. here for more than three years.Present Tenses Quiz 1 D. has been ringing B.B. works C. a) b) c) d) 3. They ————————.. for three different companies so far.D. The boys are playing soccer now.C. has been working D. They must be getting tired. . 1.C. Received Has received Has receiving Will receive I ———————— about his sincerity. A.B.D. for almost a minute. have studied 22.C. have been playing C. They .. A: Do you know Alex? B: Well. have never been watching 18.B. am knowing C... The telephone . Why doesn't someone answer it? A. am studying B. know B.B. She . A.B.. is ringing 19. have been studying D. has rung C. have known 21. study C. A. has been rung D. work B. a) b) c) d) 2.D.D..C. Are leave Are leaving Leaving Have left She ———————— the present. A. have played D.for Sydney tomorrow. has worked 20. for almost two hours. A.C... A.D. play Fill in the blanks with suitable present tense forms. I . A.D.

Present Tenses Quiz 1 a) b) c) d) 4. a) b) c) d) 7. Think Am thinking Have thinking Was thinking When does the train ——————–? a) Leave b) Leaving c) Leaves d) Is leaving 10.about his safety.him for a long time. a) b) c) d) 5. a) b) c) d) 8. I —————.something burning. . a) Worried b) Is worried c) Has worrying d) Worrying 6.them for several months. Was convinced Am convinced Am convincing Have convincing The earth ———————– around the sun. a) b) c) d) 9. Move Moves Moved Was moving She ———————. I ———————. Haven’t seen Hadn’t seen Didn’t see Don’t see I ——————– of going to Singapore. Am known Have known Am knowing Knew We ———————.

unconscious since morning. Finish Finished Will finish Would finish .a lot of work to do. Is Has Has been Was These grapes ———————.sour. a) b) c) d) 14. a) b) c) d) 13. Am thinking Think Thinks Was thinking He ———————. a) b) c) d) 12. a) b) c) d) 15. a) b) c) d) Smell Am smelling Have smelling Was smelling She ————————. Tasted Taste Are tasting Have tasted I ———————— he is wrong.your lunch. Is having Was having Has Have I will wait till you ———————.Present Tenses Quiz 1 a) b) c) d) 11.

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