Exercise #8 – verb tenses (ANSWERS)

Directions: Read each sentence or question and then circle or underline the word correct or incorrect. If it’s incorrect, write it correctly. Complete this exercise in your notebook.

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Example: She is there yesterday.  correct / incorrect

   She was there yesterday.  

1. I going to be there.    correct / incorrect

  I am going to be there.  

2. She is lived in the United Sates.    correct / incorrect

   She lives in the United States. / She lives in the United States.

3. Who come to class last week?    correct / incorrect

  Who came to class last week?  

4. I will be here tomorrow.  correct / incorrect


5. They going to be here later.  correct / incorrect

  They are going to be here later.  

6. It work okay.  (present tense)  correct / incorrect

  It works okay.  

7. When the bus come? (present tense)   correct / incorrect

    When does the bus come?  

8. My mother no working right now.  correct / incorrect

    My mother isn’t working right now.  

9. My daughter wants something to drink.  correct / incorrect


10. They are needing some help.  correct / incorrect

    They need some help.