Verb Tense Quiz 1

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  1. I can't join you for lunch. I ______ for an important phone call.

    wait
    will wait
    am waiting
    have waited

  2. Harrison Ford is a famous actor. He ____ in many popular movies.

    has been appearing
    had appeared
    has appeared
    appeared

  3. Susan got home very late last night and ________.

    is in her room sleeping
    in her room is sleeping
    sleeps in her room
    has in her room slept

  4. I _____ about you when I recieved your email.

    was just thinking
    just thought
    have just been thinking
    was just thought

  5. What ______ about the new anti-smoking bylaw?

    are you thinking
    do you think
    have you thought
    have you been thinking

  6. Mr. Jones planning to retire. He _____ at Bow Valley College for a long time.

    work
    has worked
    had worked
    works

  7. It is my wife's birthday tonight and I _____ a romantic dinner.

    am making
    make
    makes
    making

  8. I was late this morning because I couldn't ____ my car keys.

    found
    finds
    find
    be finding

  9. Next week when there ______ a Chinook, the temperature will be warmer.

    is being
    is
    will be
    will have been

  10. While I ____ TV last night, I did my homework.

    watch
    watched
    was watching
    am watching


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