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English Grammar English Grammar 101
C umulative Review
Quiz 3-33
Prompt:We have studied the principal parts of verbs to include the present and past participles, regular and irregular verb forms, future tense, and three verbals: the present participle, the gerund, and the infinitive.
Directions:Read each question below and do as directed.
1-34:Do the following: 1) click to select the verb or verb phrase in each of the following sentences, and 2) click to select below whether the verb tense formed in the prior sentence is formed from the present tense, present participle, past tense, or the past participle.
1.We will be considering the past participle as a verbal.
2.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
3.We usually use the past participle as a verb phrase.
4.(present) (present participle) (past) (past Participle)
5.I have written many sentences with past participles.
6.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
7.Past participles are taking the same pattern.
8.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
9.I wrote a past participle in sentence three.
10.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
11.I will begin to write the present participle.
12.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
13.Writers have completed all the verb tenses.
14.(present) (Present participle) (past) (past participle)
15.Shall we attempt to write all the tenses?
16.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
17.The present and past participles come as verb phrases.
18.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
19.I do write verb phrases.
20.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
21.I am also writing another verb phrase.
22.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
23.I will show you another verb phrase.
24.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
25.I have presented all the principal verb forms.
26.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
27.We are completimg the cumulative review.
28.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
29.At ten P.M., I stopped for the evening.
30.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
31.I will make the future tense with the present tense.
32.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
33.In this sentence, I shall have completed a future tense with the past participle.
34.(present) (present participle) (past) (past participle)
35-64:Each sentence below contains a verbal as a single word or as a phrase. Do the following: 1) click to select the verbal form in each sentence, and 2) click to select below whether the verbal (word or phrase) in the prior sentence is present participle, gerund, or infinitive.
35.Learning English grammar is an important study.
36.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
37.A writing tablet will be of value.
38.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
39.To learn the patterns of the English sentence is a great goal.
40.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
41.Writing participial phrases, the writer modifies the noun.
42.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
43.Functioning as a noun, the gerund may be the subject.
44.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
45.As a teacher, I desire to teach English grammar.
46.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
47.Surfing on the internet has been a lot of fun.
48.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
49.Failing is not a word in our vocabulary.
50.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
51.To learn is our goal.
52.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
53.Like a cyber student, clicking a mouse, I learn.
54.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
55.Some students enjoy selecting the answers.
56.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
57.Selecting the correct answer is not always easy.
58.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
59.A student's reading ability will be of great value.
60.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
61.Keyboarding is an important computer skill.
62.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
63.Identifying a participle phrase, we end this question.
64.(present participle) (gerund) (infinitive)
65-84:Click to select the correct verb in each sentence.
65.Our water polo team has (swam) (swum) every day.
66.Our family (ate) (eaten) there last week.
67.The large pinata (broke) (broken) with three strikes.
68.Has the football coach (chose) (chosen) the first team?
69.The old rusted car (came) (come) to the end of the road.
70.The tin water can had been (drank) (drunk) dry.
71.Small cars are (drove) (driven) more often.
72.That family has (flew) (flown) south every year.
73.The basketball team was (saw) (seen) on television.
74.These lessons shall never be (forgot) (forgotten).
75.The dripping water (froze) (frozen) on my hand.
76.The gold medal was (gave) (given) to the winner.
77.All the children (went) (gone) to school.
78.Our class has (grew) (grown) by five students.
79.Has that horse been (rode) (ridden) before?
80.I wish I had (know) (known) these things before.
81.Yesterday I (spoke) (spoken) to the team.
82.His book was (stole) (stolen) at recess.
83.The team (wore) (worn) their game jerseys.
84.Now I have (wrote) (written) this exercise.