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 - I ... ten miles a day now.

A - Run

B - Was running

C - Will be running

D - Am running

Answer : D

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 2 - The boys ... the movie now.

A - Go

B - Was going

C - Will be going

D - Are going

Answer : D

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 3 - The cops ... the vehicles now.

A - Stop

B - Was stopping

C - Are stopping

D - Will be stopping

Answer : C

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 4 - They … in that lodge last season.

A - Was staying

B - Were staying

C - Are staying

D - Will be staying

Answer : B

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 - She … her legs before tonight’s party.

A - were waxing

B - Was waxing

C - Is waxing

D - Will be waxing

Answer : B

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

Q 7 - Dr. Andrews ... his patients this Monday.

A - Call

B - Is calling

C - Will be calling

D - Was calling

Answer : D

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 - The weather forecast says … the whole week.

A - Rain

B - Is raining

C - Was raining

D - Will be raining

Answer : D

Explanation

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

Q 10 - Grandma ... while reading the letter. Let’s wait till she is done reading the letter.

A - Smile

B - Is smiling

C - Was smiling

D - Will be smiling

Answer : B

Explanation

The action is happening in the present.

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