Видовременная система глагола упражнение №4

Выберите правильный вариант.

1. When Mark arrived, the Johnsons ______ dinner, but stopped in order to talk to him.

were having
had been having
was having

2. While Tom ______ a book, Marhta ______ TV.

was reading, watched
read, watched
was reading, was watching
read, was watching

3. The food that Ann is cooking in the kitchen ______ delicious.

is smelling
will smell

4. We called our friends in London yesterday to tell them about the reunion that we ______ .

will plan
were planning
have planned

5. Catherine is studying law at the university, and so ______ Nick.


6. I feel terrible. I think I ______ to be sick.

am going
will be going

7. My colleagues usually ______ four days a week, and tills week they ______ five days.

work, work
are working, work
are working, are working
work, are working

8. It ______ outside; I do not like to walk in such weather.

is rain
is raining
is rained

9. I ______ a very difficult day tomorrow. I need to prepare for the exam.

will have
am having
would have

10. At 10 o'clock in the morning on Wednesday Tom ______ a delegation in the office.

will receive
is receiving
will be receiving
would receive

11. Although the sun was shining, it was still cold, because it ______ hard for two hours.

had been raining
was raining
had rained
is raining

12. She ______ at the parcel long enough, before she ______ that it was for her brother.

had been looking, had understood
had been looking, understood
was looking, understood
was looking, had understood

13. I_____to the cinema but my friend persuaded me to stay.

am not going
was going
did not go
had been going

14. We were good friends, we ______ each other for years.

had known
had knowing
were knowing

15. We were extremely tired at the end of the journey. We ______ for more than 24 hours.

had travelled
were travelling
had been travelling

16. How long ______ this book? How many pages of this book ______ ?

have you been reading, have you been reading
have you read, have you read
have you read, you read
have you been reading, have you read

17. We always go to Saint Petersburg for our holidays. We ______ there for years.

have been going
are going
were going

18. I have lost my key again. I ______ things. I lose things too often.

always lose
am always losing
have always lost
was always losing

19. The economic situation is already very bad and it ______ worse.

is getting
would be getting

20. What time ______ your friend ______ tomorrow?

will arrive
is arrived
will be arriving
will arriving