Verb Conjugation Exercises

Verb Training 6 – Mixed Tenses

Write the following sentences in the positive, using the short form where possible

Examples:

We didn’t meet him. ➡️  We met him.

She hasn’t been to Greece. ➡️  She’s been to Greece.

1. He didn’t come home yesterday.

2. I won’t be late.

3. You didn’t forget to phone him.

4. I haven’t done my homework.

5. They didn’t tell us.

6. She didn’t give me the money..

7. We didn’t sit down.

8. He doesn’t speak Portuguese.

9. We won’t be leaving tonight.

10. She didn’t take a quick nap.

11. I haven’t sent him an email.

12. She won’t tell me.

13. It doesn’t cost a lot of money.

14. He doesn’t agree with me.

15. I didn’t carry my bag upstairs.

16. They won’t be working all weekend.

17. She hasn’t stopped smoking.

18. I won’t fix it.

19. She didn’t drink her orange juice.

20. He didn’t wear his new baseball cap.



Answers

1. He came home yesterday.

2. I’ll be late.

3. You forgot to phone him.

4. I’ve done my homework.

5. They told us.

6. She gave me the money..

7. We sat down.

8. He speaks Portuguese.

9. We’ll be leaving tonight.

10. She took a quick nap.

11. I’ve sent him an email.

12. She’ll tell me.

13. It costs a lot of money.

14. He agrees with me.

15. I carried my bag upstairs.

16. They’ll be working all weekend.

17. She’s stopped smoking.

18. I’ll fix it.

19. She drank her orange juice.

20. He wore his new baseball cap.


Grammar Exercises

Spot the Mistakes (41)

Which of these sentences are grammatically incorrect? Correct the mistakes. 

  1. I didn’t have money enough for the train ticket.
  2. Can you help me? I’m not tall enough to reach the top shelf.
  3. I bought my car to a friend of mine.
  4. We regret to inform you that we are unable offer you the job.
  5. Noah regrets to change jobs. His new job is far more stressful.
  6. Jen had the uneasy feeling she was be followed.
  7. Had I had known it was your birthday, I would have bought you something.
  8. I wish I have a boss like yours. He’s very open to new ideas.









Answers

1. I didn’t have enough money for the train ticket.
2. ✅
3. I bought my car from a friend of mine.
4.  We regret to inform you that we are unable to offer you the job.
5. Noah regrets changing jobs. His new job is far more stressful.
6. Jen had the uneasy feeling she was being followed.
7. ✅
8. I wish I had a boss like yours. He’s very open to new ideas.

 

Grammar Exercises

Spot the Mistakes (11)

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Which of these sentences are grammatically incorrect? Correct the mistakes.

  1. It hasn’t rained here since three months.
  2. Where’s nearest petrol station?
  3. He’s asleep. Please don’t wake up him.
  4. “Is it cold outside?” – “Yes, much.”
  5. I need you to listen very carefully.
  6. Did you born here?
  7. I hardly don’t see Luka these days.
  8. Shall I make us some coffee?

















    Answers

    1. It hasn’t rained here for three months.
    2. Where’s the nearest petrol station?
    3. He’s asleep. Please don’t wake him up.
    4. “Is it cold outside?” – “Yes, very.”
    5. ✅
    6. Were you born here?
    7. I hardly see Luka these days.
    8. ✅