Tutorial World Primary 5
 
Name:_________________________ Date:_______________
 

Grammar (2.2)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. You boys shouldn't be here during school hours, ________?
(1) is it (3) should you
(2) isn't it (4) shouldn't you ( )
 
2. ________ you catch the plane before noon, you can be in Denver well before dinner.
(1) Should (3) But
(2) When (4) How ( )
 
3. "You are good ________ nothing," the mother shouted at the child.
(1) in (3) for
(2) on (4) into ( )
 
4. The owner of the building is ________ me for an answer as to whether I would like to rent it.
(1) getting (3) pressing
(2) waiting (4) looking ( )
 
5. Neither John nor his classmates ________ attending the party tonight.
(1) is (3) was
(2) are (4) were ( )
 
6. When Kimberly was studying, she ________ the doorbell ring.
(1) heard (3) hear
(2) hears (4) was hearing ( )
 
7. Nigel ________ from England next Tuesday after attending his graduation ceremony.
(1) returns (3) will returned
(2) returned (4) will be returning ( )
 
8. The business will fail ________ you can come up with better ideas.
(1) until (3) unless
(2) and (4) or ( )
 
9. The family will take some time to get ________ the death of their mother.
(1) through (3) on
(2) off (4) over ( )
 
10. "Why ________ anybody having dinner?" asked Mrs Chong.
(1) isn't (3) aren't
(2) wasn't (4) weren't ( )

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