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1.

PUT THE VERBS IN BRACKETS IN TO-INFINITIVE, INFINITIVE OR


GERUND.
1. My father allowed me _______________ his car. ( DRIVE )
2. I used to come back here once and again. I remember __________ for
hours watching the old church and the castle. ( STAY )
3. Before _______________ home, buy bread and milk. ( ARRIVE )
4. I forgot how_______________ this machine. ( USE )
5. Its no use ______________up so early. (GET )
6. Authorities dont allow ______ in public places. ( SMOKE )
7. Wed like _______________ you tonight. ( SEE )
8. I regret _______________you that I wont help you. ( TELL )
9. I cant help ___________ him what I think about his behaviour. (TELL )
10. Stop _______________ those people, boy!. ( DISTURB )

2. WRITE THESE VERBS IN TO-INFINITIVE, INFINITIVE OR GERUND.

LEAVE ANSWER SPEND DRINK WORRY


STOP TURN STUDY GO MAKE

1. Would you mind _______________ down the volume?


2. My teachers reminded me _____________ harder this time.
3. Do you like_______________ fishing?
4. Avoid_______________ noise. The children are asleep.
5. Its not worth_______________ about it. Theres no solution.
6. Ive decided _______________ smoking.
7. He suggested _______________ home at 3:45 in the morning.
8. We wanted him _______________ all our questions and he refused.
9. My family cant afford _______________ so much money on that.
10. I stopped _______________ some water and then I saw it.

3. WRITE ANOTHER SENTENCE WITH THE SAME MEANING AS THE


SENTENCE PRINTED BEFORE.

1. Jane will probably work in the same office for a long time.
Jane will probably go on ___________________________________.
2. On the way to London, he stopped and got some petrol.
On the way to London, he stopped ___________________________.
3. Im so sorry I didnt send you a birthday card.
Im so sorry I forgot ________________________________________.
4. Im sure he is a doctor. I talked to him about his work.
I remember ______________________________________________.
5. I hated waiting in queues.
I couldnt stand ___________________________________________.

4. FILL IN THE BLANKS WITH ONE OF THE FOLLOWING VERBS. DONT


MAKE ANY CHANGE.

LOVE REFUSED TELL PRETEND PUT OFF


FORGOT EXPECT GO DENIED ENJOY

1. Dont _________ to be a hard-working boy. You failed your History test.


2. It s getting dark. Youd better __________.
3. I tried to apologised to him but he __________ to listen.
4. I dont usually __________ watching those old Werterns.
5. I __________ ringing my brother up for his birthday.
6. He __________ having stolen the money.
7. We _________ sitting outside and watching the sunset.
8. I know youre very busy. I dont __________ you to help me.
9. Jim would rather __________ her the truth.
10. I had to __________ the meeting as the lecturer was ill.
5. PUT THE VERBS IN BRACKETS IN TO-INFINITIVE, INFINITIVE OR
GERUND.

1. Id like _______________in bed today. ( STAY )


2. After _______________ten hours, he resumed the journey. ( SLEEP )
3. I regret _______________you that I wont help you. ( TELL )
4. Stop _______________that stupid noise. ( MAKE )
5. Its not worth ______________about that. (WORRY )
6. The teacher usually allows _______class if you are in a hurry. ( LEAVE
7. Allow me_______________ myself. ( INTRODUCE )
8. I used to walk this way with my sister. I remember __________hide and seek with her.
( PLAY )
9. I cant stand_______________ said what I have to do. (BE )
10. I forgot how_______________ this machine. ( USE )

6. WRITE THESE VERBS IN TO-INFINITIVE, INFINITIVE OR GERUND.

SPEND LOSE BUY ARRIVE DRIVE WASTE

SWITCH GO WORK HAVE

1. He suggested _______________at the bus station at half past six.


2. They wanted me _______________in the evening and I refused.
3. I cant afford _______________so much money on that T.V. set.
4. We stopped _______________a rest because we had driven too long.
5. Its no use_______________ your time on that.
6. Ive decided _______________weight. So, Im on a diet.
7. Would you mind _______________the radio off?
8. My mother reminded me ______________bread on my way back home.
9. Do you like_______________ sightseeing?
10. Avoid_______________ so fast.

7. WRITE ANOTHER SENTENCE WITH THE SAME MEANING AS THE


SENTENCE PRINTED BEFORE.
1. Dont hurry, its not worth it.
Its not worth ______________________________________________.
2 . "You must remember to come back soon." He told me.
He reminded _____________________________________________.
3. I dont want to get up so early.
I dont feel _______________________________________________.
4. Jim would prefer to tell her the truth.
Jim would rather __________________________________________.
5. Why dont we stop to get some petrol? , she said.
She suggested ___________________________________________.
Key:
Ex. 1
1- To drive, 2- satying, 3- arriving, 4- to use, 5- getting, 6- to smoke, 7- to see, 8-
Telling, 9- telling, 10-disturbing
Ex. 2
1. Turning, 2- to study, 3- going, 4- making, 5- worrying, 6- to stop, 7- going, 8- to answer, 9-
to spend, 10- to drink
EX. 3
1. Working for the same.....
2. To get...
3. To send you...
4. Talking to him....
5. Waiting
EX 4
1. Pretend, 2- go, 3- refused, 4- enjoy, 5- forgot, 6- denied, 7- love, 8- expect, 9- tell, 10- put off
Ex. 5
1- To stay, 2- sleeping, 3- telling, 4- making, 5- worrying, 6- to leave, 7- to introduce, 8-
playing, 9- being, 10- to use,
Ex. 6
1. Arriving, 2- to work, 3- to sepnd, 4- to have, 5- waiting, 6- to lose, 7- switching, 8- to buy, 9-
going, 10- driving
Ex. 7
1. Hurrying, 2- me to come back soon, 3- like getting up... 4- tell her the truth, 5- stopping to
get some petrol