Grammar test





➞ Stage 1   Stage 2

1)
If only I _____ it was a surprise, I wouldn't have told him.
 

 

2)
The dessert _____, now we can make the main course.
 

 

3)
If Sarah withdrew cash less often, she _____ pursued by the thieves.
 

 

4)
_____ the charity for a long time?
 

 

5)
By the time James finishes his telephone call, he _____ for over an hour.
 

 

6)
My application for the job _____ because they didn't receive it.
 

 

7)
He _____ a counsellor if he were well-balanced.
 

 

8)
Storms _____ the television signal for many years before new technology provided a solution.
 

 

9)
At no time _____ the resort grounds.
 

 

10)
If you had interviewed him, _____ working for you?
 

 

11)
How _____ known if we didn't tell him?
 

 

12)
Everyone has voted and now the votes _____.
 

 

13)
They think their cat _____ be ill because he's not behaving normally.
 

 

14)
Never _____ such an exquisite painting.
 

 

15)
My brother-in-law _____ incredibly hard. He deserved the holiday.
 

 

16)
Next month my boyfriend and I will celebrate our anniversary. We _____ with each other for five years.
 

 

17)
I wish Tom _____ us, he's so much fun.
 

 

18)
I saw him before his exams and _____ good luck.
 

 

19)
We are going to the same place in Spain next year. We _____ that village for over five years.
 

 

20)
Seldom _____ the time to sit and relax.