Name:_________________________ Date:_______________


Grammar (2.7)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. Would we be ________ all the way to the Pierce Reservoir?
(1) cycle (3) cycles
(2) cycled (4) cycling ( )
2. Joe ________ hysterical when the dog started running after him.
(1) because (3) were
(2) became (4) since ( )
3. Sulin ________ when her brother jumped at her from behind.
(1) scream (3) screams
(2) was screaming (4) screamed ( )
4. Nick missed the bus ________ he ran after it as fast as he could.
(1) but (3) since
(2) although (4) unless ( )
5. The man has trained his dog to ________ on ________ hind legs.
(1) stand . . . its (3) stood . . . it's
(2) stand . . . it's (4) standing . . . its ( )
6. The Sunflower painted by Vincent Van Gogh ________ once missing from the museum.
(1) is (3) was
(2) were (4) are ( )
7. Kimberly and her friends ________ their science project on wheels and pulleys.
(1) are completing (3) have completed
(2) complete (4) has completed ( )
8. I have ________ aunt who lives in Auckland in New Zealand.
(1) a (3) an
(2) the (4) some ( )
9. Our teacher dresses fashionably, ________?
(1) does she (3) did she
(2) couldn't she (4) doesn't she ( )
10. Be careful not to touch the live wire. You can be ________.
(1) kill (3) killing
(2) kills (4) killed ( )
11. Soon Lee was too tired to ________ anymore.
(1) exercises (3) exercised
(2) exercise (4) exercising ( )
12. The girl hid in a wooden chest and accidentally locked ________ in.
(1) himself (3) oneself
(2) myself (4) herself ( )
13. Whenever our principal walks ________ the class, everyone stiffens.
(1) past (3) over
(2) pass (4) after ( )
14. The crowd went wild ________ a goal was scored.
(1) ever (3) whenever
(2) since (4) where ( )
15. ________ you meet the architect yesterday?
(1) Do (3) Don't
(2) Did (4) Didn't ( )
16. You should not eat any seafood ________ your allergy goes away.
(1) unless (3) so
(2) until (4) since ( )
17. He has been sick ________ his return from Japan.
(1) because (3) unless
(2) since (4) otherwise ( )
18. Jackie and Jill are ardent football fans, ________?
(1) are they (3) aren't they
(2) haven't they (4) isn't she ( )
19. Mr Tan has to push his way ________ the crowd to reach the exit door.
(1) between (3) thorough
(2) with (4) through ( )
20. The coach was disappointed ________ the players did not give their best.
(1) due to (3) unless
(2) because (4) since ( )

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