Perfect Progressive of Verbs Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Lately, Tanya ____ a little tired.

A - Has felt

B - Has been feeling

C - Felt

D - Have felt

Answer : B

Explanation

the structure "has/have been" is used with the actions that have started in the past and are still continuing in the present. These sentences use "have been + <verb+ing>" for "I, we, you, they" and related nouns. These sentences use "has been + <verb+ing> for "he, she, it" and related nouns.

Q 2 - Ever since her visit to the doctor, Emily ____ a more healthy diet.

A - has been eating

B - ate

C - was eating

D - is eating

Answer : A

Explanation

The structure "has/have been" is used with the actions that have started in the past and are still continuing in the present. These sentences use "have been + <verb+ing>" for "I, we, you, they" and related nouns. These sentences use "has been + <verb+ing> for "he, she, it" and related nouns.

Q 3 - We ____ our kids to bed by the time you reach our place.

A - will have already put

B - will have already been putting

C - Will have put

D - Will be putting

Answer : B

Explanation

The structure "will have been + <verb+ing>" is used with the actions that started in the past and will continue till a given time in the future.

Q 4 - By the end of next month, Joey ____ 30 dollars before fall.

A - Will have been saving

B - Will have saved

C - Will be save

D - Will be saving

Answer : A

Explanation

The structure "will have been + <verb+ing>" is used with the actions that started in the past and will continue till a given time in the future.

Q 5 - On our anniversary next year, we ____ for ten years. Don't you think we should get married?

A - Will have been dating

B - Will being dating

C - Will have dating

D - Will been dating

Answer : A

Explanation

The structure "will have been + <verb+ing>" is used with the actions that started in the past and will continue till a given time in the future.

Q 6 - On January 2nd, my parents ____ together in Dubai for 30 years.

A - Will have living

B - Will have been living

C - Will have been lived

D - Will have living

Answer : B

Explanation

The structure "will have been + <verb+ing>" is used with the actions that started in the past and will continue till a given time in the future.

Q 7 - Mike ____ a promotion for three years before he finally ____ one.

A - Had been requesting…got

B - Had been requesting…had gotten

C - Requested…had gotten

Answer : A

Explanation

The structure "had been" is used with the actions that have started in the past, continued for a fixed period, and then ended in the past too.

Q 8 - The detective finally ____ the crime that he ____ on for six months.

A - Was solving…had been working

B - Had been solving…worked

C - Solved…had been working

Answer : C

Explanation

The structure "had been" is used with the actions that have started in the past, continued for a fixed period, and then ended in the past too.

Q 9 - The students ____ good work, but, after the midterm exam, they seemed to lose interest in their studies.

A - Had been doing

B - Had doing

C - Had been done

D - Has been doing

Answer : A

Explanation

The structure "had been" is used with the actions that have started in the past, continued for a fixed period, and then ended in the past too.

Q 10 - I ____ to call you last week. I became very busy suddenly last week and I forgot to call you. I'm sorry.

A - Has been planning

B - Had been planned

C - Had planning

D - Had been planning

Answer : D

Explanation

The structure "had been" is used with the actions that have started in the past, continued for a fixed period, and then ended in the past too.

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