Verb Tense Quiz 8

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  1. The expert predicted that with the drought__________.

    there was a famine
    there would be a famine
    there will be another famine
    there can't be a famine

  2. I ______ a warning by the policeman for j-walking.

    was give
    gave
    is giving
    was given

  3. I _______ studying for the TOEFL by Sunday.

    finished
    will finish
    finish
    should have finished

  4. I found the grammar book while I ______ at the bookstore.

    shopped
    shop
    was shopping
    had been shopping

  5. I _______ better start saving some money each month for my retirement.

    have
    would
    will
    had

  6. My mother _____ school for thirty years.

    has taught
    taught
    had taught
    was teaching

  7. I ______ that Elaine is very fluent in Spanish.

    will have heard
    was hearing
    have heard
    am hearing

  8. I had to scrape the frost off the windshield of my car this morning. It ________ very cold during the night.

    must have gotten
    could have gotten
    would have gotten
    should have gotten

  9. There are firetrucks outside. What do you think _____ ?

    is happened
    has happened
    would happen
    did happen

  10. Mark printed his report before he _______ for Edmonton.

    left
    will leave
    had left
    leaves


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