Grammar test


Stage 1   Stage 2

  • Little _____ that the plane had already taken off.


  • _____ there long when they fired you?


  • When you finish this course, how long _____ learning English?


  • The clowns _____ the children for 2 hours by the time the first one started to cry.


  • The last episode is on television next week. The show _____ running for five years.


  • If only I _____ a car, I could have joined them.


  • James hasn't replied to any of my emails. He _____ gone on holiday.


  • The twins were exhausted because they _____.


  • If only we had put the food away, the dog _____ it all.


  • Sarah _____ have performed better than everyone else otherwise she wouldn't have won the contest.


  • By the time James finishes his telephone call, he _____ for over an hour.


  • Rarely _____ without caution.


  • He _____ a counsellor if he were well-balanced.


  • I hope that by this time next week we _____ the issue.


  • If Sarah withdrew cash less often, she _____ pursued by the thieves.


  • I wish I _____ her but I didn't know anything about that subject.


  • Under no circumstances _____ on the town


  • Sarah went out without an umbrella and now it's raining. She _____ getting wet.


  • Pete and Ally _____ this problem.


  • You would have more money if you _____ on that horse.