Контрольная работа № 6
Exercise 1Irregular past tenses
Here are twenty verbs. Ten are regular and ten are irregular. Write in the Past Simple and Past Participle for the irregular verbs only.
Past SimplePast Participle
Exercise 2Active or passive?
Underline the correct form in the following sentences.
ExamplePortuguese speaks / is spoken in Brazil.
aThat’s the third time he has failed / has been failed the exam.
b‘Hot Lips’ wrote / was written by Celia Young.
cA lot of trees cut down / were cut down to build that house.
dThey don’t grow / aren’t grown bananas in Scotland.
eSome pictures have taken / have been taken from the museum.
Put the words in the right order to make sentences.
aworld is English the all spoken over
bsince has nylon 1932 made been
cMary’s invited I to wasn’t party why?
dwill when be new the bridge built?
easked car design were they to new a
Exercise 4Second Conditional
Use each verb in B once only and make five sentences from the chart.
If Iliveda dictionary
I wouldn’tgo to see her.
look up the word.
wereMaria’s addresssave it.
Write the complete sentences here.
Exercise 5Second Conditional and might
Read the text about Jane. Then complete the sentences below.
Jane’s unhappy at home and unhappy at work. She has a boring job and she doesn’t earn much money. Her boss says that he will perhaps give her a pay rise next month, but he isn’t sure yet. She doesn’t have a car and she goes to work on crowded buses every day. She doesn’t have a flat, she lives in a small room above a noisy restaurant in the centre of town. She finds it difficult to sleep because the restaurant doesn’t close until after midnight. She thinks that she will perhaps go and live with her friend Wendy but she isn’t sure yet because she likes living on her own.
ExampleJane wouldn’t be unhappy if she lived in a quiet flat.
aJane ____________________ happier if she _______________ a more interesting job.
bHer boss might _________________________.
cIf she ___________________ a car, she ___________________ to work by bus.
dIf she ___________________ live above a restaurant, she ____________________ it easier to sleep.
eShe might ________________ her friend Wendy.
Exercise 6Present Perfect Simple and Continuous
In the following pairs of sentences only one is correct.
Put a plus (+) next to the correct one.
aI saw her five minutes ago.
I’ve seen her five minutes ago.
bWe are here since last Saturday.
We’ve been here since last Saturday.
cHow long have you known Wendy?
How long have you been knowing Wendy?
dWe haven’t made coffee yet.
We didn’t make coffee yet.
eHe is waiting to see the doctor since nine o’clock.
He has been waiting to see the doctor since nine o’clock.
fWhen did you buy your new car?
When have you bought your new car?
gMary isn’t home. She’s been to work.
Mary isn’t home. She’s gone to work.
hI’ve run in the park, so I’m tired.
I’ve been running in the park, so I’m tired.
iI’ve run round the park three times.
I’ve been running round the park three times.
jThey already had their dinner.
They’ve already had their dinner.
Exercise 7Present Perfect Continuous
Ask questions to find out How long…?
Example- I’m learning English.
- How long have you been learning English?
a- I’m waiting for a bus.
b- Tom’s saving up to buy a boat.