Progressive Verb Tenses Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Progressive Verb Tenses. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - She ... the bamboo shoot now to see if there are any ants inside.

A - Blow into

B - Is blowing into

C - Was blowing into

D - Will be blowing into

Answer : B

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 2 - You ... angry now; he is just kidding.

A - Get

B - Are getting

C - Were getting

D - Will be getting

Answer : B

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 3 - The dog ... its chow now.

A - Eat

B - Is eating

C - Was eating

D - Will be eating

Answer : B

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 4 - She … the spices when I saw her in the kitchen.

A - Was smelling

B - Were smelling

C - Is smelling

D - Will be smelling

Answer : A

Explanation

The action was happening in the past.

Q 5 - It … that she was given a great farewell.

A - Was fitting

B - was fitting

C - Is fitting

D - Were fitting

Answer : B

Explanation

The action was happening in the past.

Q 6 - We … the sunset together this time soon.

A - Was watching

B - Were watching

C - Is watching

D - Will be watching

Answer : D

Explanation

The action might be happening at this time on a future date.

Q 7 - They … at the same place this year too.

A - Was staying

B - Were staying

C - Will be staying

D - Are staying

Answer : C

Explanation

The action might be happening at this time on a future date.

Q 8 - The statue ... on the lawn for years before he put it on a pedestal.

A - Sit

B - Is sitting

C - Was sitting

D - Will be sitting

Answer : C

Explanation

The action was happening in the past.

Q 9 - Mrs. Baker ... us Geography next term.

A - Teach

B - Is teaching

C - Was teaching

D - Will be teaching

Answer : D

Explanation

The action might be happening at this time on a future date.

Q 10 - Brian ... the entire construction till the Chief engineer doesn’t return.

A - Supervise

B - Is supervising

C - Was supervising

D - Will be supervising

Answer : D

Explanation

The action might be happening at this time on a future date.

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