2. Examples: She is not weeping. We shall have been waiting for you for a long time. The Simple Future/Future Indefinite Tense 3. Each and every question of English grammar exercises for class 8 CBSE with answers have been answered with easy to download solutions in PDF format. . Simple Past vs Past Passive 3-4. This grammar section explains English Grammar in a clear and simple way. 1. have, lost 10. If she ………….. a bus, she would have caught the train. Answers: 1. was weeping He meet an agent in Delhi. I ………… your letter this morning. I go for a walk daily. III. (Subject + has/have + not + III form of the Verb…) Negative e.g. The Future Perfect Continuous Tense is used to express an action that will have been going on at or before some point of time in the Future ; as— Mohan ………….. already ………….. his breakfast. In the Simple Past (Past Indefinite) Tense the second form of the Verb is used : Fill in the blanks with appropriate form of the verbs given in the brackets. 1. A vegetarian never ………….. meat, (eat) e.g. 1. This tense is also used for the actions going to happen in near future the same way as ‘Simple Future’ ‘Simple Present’ and ‘Present Continuous Tense’ are used. Had he left when you came ? 9. (wait) I wish I had won the election. 2. Will Mahi have been learning her poems since morning that day? 6. (not staying now) agree to pay the amount. 3. (boil) call) Past Tenses – mixed exercise; Need more practice? For Example— I play. I have lost the key. 10. 1. When he resisted, he (c) _________ (Subject + was/were + not + Verb + ing…) started at certain time in past) partly progressive (i.e. Present Indefinite Tense We will discuss all the three tenses and the types of Tenses in English grammar.First of all check the Tense Chart in English Grammar. The phone rang while I was having a bath. I did not apply for leave. He will meet me as soon as he returns. (lose) 6. He left his native village yesterday. It is raining heavily since a week. Thus the verb changes its form to show whether an action takes place in the present or it took place in the past. 3. Interrogative Thus, the tense of a verb does not show the time of an action or event alone. The patient ………….. before the doctor arrived. They …………. (a) come (graze) There are example sentences to show how the language is used. I had not seen you before. us English. The storm ………… since 4 O’clock. I went to Delhi yesterday. 2. Used to express things that are going to happen, It ………… not ………… since midnight. I ………… to her house on foot. Future Perfect Continuous Tense Table of 12 Tenses in English! (burn) e.g. Structure: S + shall/will + not + have + V3 + O ? Chart of Tense. The mother ……… food for us. 2. I had completed the work. She ………….. since 8 A.M. before I reach home at noon. (make) Present Tense. 10. are, making, C. Present Perfect Tense The Present Participle is formed by adding ‘ing’ to the first form of the verb. (howl) Sequence of Tenses: Sequence of Tenses means the tense of a verb in the subordinate clause changes in accordance with the tense of the verb in the main clause. Negative 1. had been studying to Canada. 7. is, doing Tenses are all used to indicate action that has taken place in the past, present, and future. Some of the worksheets for this concept are Tenses work, Past perfect tenses work, Fode grade 8 english language strand 2, Progressive verb tenses work, Verb tense work 5th grade ebook, Indian school muscat middle section department of english, Name date perfect tenses teaching, W o r k s h e e t s. 5. My father …………. The passenger ………….. a newspaper. First they (b) _________ e.g. Contact us on below numbers. He was having his breakfast when I reached his place.. 7. Where ………… you ………… your purse ? I have just received the letter. (d) beat — beaten He comes to school at 8 O’clock. In order to show at what stage an action is, each of the three tenses has been sub-divided into four heads. We have never seen him before.. 8. 7. come 1. 9. have, been waiting/have, waited 3. (take) ………… you ………… (go) for a walk daily ? (b) To describe an action the time of which is not given. e.g. some important issue with Jennie. N: He does not speak. (d) had gone, Question 7. or own an. One day he ……… into a hotel in Shillong, a beautiful city in Meghalaya. 12. (Action) The water is cold. ………… she not yet her work ? (iii) To lay emphasis The 12 verb tense chart explained What the 12 verb tenses can be used for. Our country will have uprooted the problems of dowry and domestic voilence by the end of this century. For example, “I am eating. 8. Have they crossed the river ? The company will have achieved sky heights in a few years. e.g. Save Sometimes, it is used with another sentence in Past Continuous Tense also. II. Supply the correct word/ words from the options given below each sentence : (ii) He worked in this office for five years. 3. Anyone who travels by railway through India can see that the country is well supplied with natural wealth. 7. Only the first form of the Verb is used with ‘did’. 3. How long ………….. the two neighbours ………….. when a third one joined them ? 6. (b) wanted I ………….. exercise before the sun rises. Uses of the Present Perfect Tense The sun ………….. during the day. 1. 7. All verbal tenses in English. (not waste) 4. Tenses are all used to indicate action that has taken place in the past, present, and future. 4. had slept 8. Will you be taking part in the debate ? (wait) Farmers …………….. a hard life. (This sentence means—I did not ever tell a lie). (habits, regular occurences, customs, routines) Pedro watches TV every night. (c) have received I is ill for a week. The below mentioned photo will help you to understand use of each tense. 2. (kelp) The cinema show ………….. when I reached the hall. For is used for a period of time. Rohini will be applying for MS in one of the universities of Germany. Will Romeo have done his homework tomorrow? The farmers will not be watering the plants at this time. Present Continuous Tense 10. had boarded. 8. Why ……….. you ………….. so fast ?