Question 1. Had the students left the school before the bell rang? It could be past, present or future; it could be simple or continuous. The clothes ………………………………. Answer: Janet attends karate class every Saturday. Past perfect continuous tense indicates a continuous action that was completed at some point in the past. Mr. Kant: Has your son joined college? Change the following sentences into negative: Change the following sentences into questions: 1. (take) place yesterday. 3. Their excess weight We use the be verbs was or were along with the present participle form (base + -ing) of the verb to make past continuous tense. Answer: 10. instead of present continuous with certain verbs. This tense shows that something started in the past and is continuing at the present time. 5. (Simple past) 3. g. watching (drive) on the NH8. 5. (miss). When we refer to a situation that is more or less temporary, For an action that is planned for the near future, 1. to refer to something happening at the time of reference in the past. Tenses: present tense, past tense and future time refer to the time of action and tell the time and state of an action. makes them sick and they have to Daman: They are digging a large hole. This time tomorrow, I will be lying on the beach. A. Filed in CBSE English Worksheets for Grade 6. I (get/gets) up early in the morning ____________ When we talk about something connected with the present time. Last night when I got home, I saw a crowd outside. —> Sub + V2. Sameer (cook/cooks) food for his friends ____________ Write the past simple of the following verbs: 1. get             2.  see…         3. play (lodge) an FIR with the hope that they ………………………………. Answer: Immediately, I ………………………………. The Past Perfect Tense denotes an action completed before a certain moment in the past; as; He had already read this book. Vimal was not talking to Vijay at ten o’clock last night. He is in the kitchen. ‘Where …………….. the children?’ ‘I don’t know. Home › Grade6 › Grade-6-CBSE › 6th english worksheets, interactive lessons tests papers › English Grammar Worksheets › Tenses Tenses Simple present tense Worksheet-1 These days many students are going in for vocational courses. 1. Don’t they wear those shoes? to denote a single action in the past: as: To denote an action going on in the past; as: While they danced, we sang. Knowledge (show/shows) the way to success ____________ (decrease) at a faster pace. Structure of the Simple Past Tense: 4. pay            5.   visit..       6. buy . He ………………………………. Change tense as directed. at the Royal Hotel. Raman: (laughs) I hope they find it soon. Modern man ………………………………. Future Tense is used when the time of action is of future. Question 5. simple past. Task No. The children were playing when the building collapsed. ‘Since’ means ‘from some definite point or period in the past till now’. The weather is nice at the moment. Structure of the Past Perfect Tense: 3. Put in the verbs in brackets in the correct tenses. Answer: I ………………………………. All verbal tenses in English. You will have an accident if you go on driving like that. (get) home I ………………………………. (reach) Anuj will call the doctor. To refer to something began in the past but is still happening at the time of speaking. Structure of the Past Continuous Tense: My legs ………………………………. (destroy) and freshwater supplies will become scarce and polluted. Where is Umesh? I was trying to get a taxi at ten o clock last night. 7. go              8.   think       9. copy On the second day, we ………………………………. Environmentalists fear that if quick action ………………………………. 12. Task No. The door ………………………………. (injure) and ………………………………. The market is usually noisy in the morning. Zubin: Mom, will you take me to the science exhibition tomorrow? Mrs. Kapoor: No, he has not started as yet. Do you need help? Present Perfect Continuous Tense1.5 2. The main verb used in these sentences will always be in the base form. B. Raman: What are they doing that for? are, asking; Question 3. (exhaust) by humans over the past three decades. We were driving on the NH8. e. don’t People’s physical activity (to shine) Answer: The sun is shining now. 1. sleeping  2. had been taking  3. had been driving  4. seeing  5. running  6. 6. The breadman comes to our housing estate every evening. (free) You will reach the school late. 1. Answer: 6. The Past Perfect Tense is related to a moment in the past in the same way that the present perfect is related to the present moment, i.e., it describes an action completed before some special past moment we have in mind. this car for four years, (have driven, had driven, had been driving), He had not been …………………. We use present continuous tense: Perception: see, hear, smell, notice, recognize (come) a time when they will be around only in sanctuaries. C. Underline the verbs in the following sentences and identify which tenses they are in. 6. rained     7. happened    8. died        9. enjoyed    10. stayed. (to shine) Answer: The sun is shining now. (see) Ravi will pass the examination this year. Daman: They ………………………………. The Past Perfect Continuous Tense is used for an action that began before a certain point in the past and continued up to that time; as: Renu had been reading book for two hours. My book (is/are) stolen by her. The front of the car was crushed almost to pieces. The past participle form for regular verbs is same as the past form. To indicate the earlier of the two activities that happened in the past. When she went out to play, she (do/already) her homework. We use future perfect tense to say that an action will be completed at or before a certain point of time in future. for a few days, (seen, saw, seeing), The players had been …………………. Question 3. (is) open and I realized that my cash ………………………………. —> Subject + had been + V4 (V1 + ing). Simple Present Tense or Present Indefinite Tense, In place of Future Tense when futurity is indicated by the context; as: Show example. 4433. The accident …………….. last Sunday afternoon. He thanked me for what I ………………. English Tenses. 1. b. People’s (not apply) for admission? I have some work. Why are you angry with me? Complete the following conversation with future continuous tense forms. c. has Question 1. (work) in Riyadh these days. are there are many labour- saving devices. (see) a crowd outside. The boarding of the flight had already left by the time I reached the airport. PAST TENSE1.6 I. My friends will be reading storybooks after the exam. (continue) to fetch escalated prices, these crimes ………………………………. I ………………………………. (Future continuous) 4. Driving ahead we realized that an accident had taken place yesterday. We ………………………………. 1. _________________________________. Mrs. Kapoor: No, he ………………………………. The two most common ways to express future is by using will or be + going to before the verb. I have been living in this flat since 2000. (i) The Present                           (ii) The Past                               (iii) The Future 7. Spot the errors and correct the sentences. (take) to the hospital. Question and Answer forum for K12 Students. 5. 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As long as ivory ………………………………. Answer: Tenses: present tense, past tense and future time refer to the time of action and tell the time and state of an action. Bidisha: 1 ………………………………. 8. H&M is opening a new outlet in Ludhiana. Examples: Future perfect continuous tense describes actions that will continue up until a point in the future. 5. simple present (to express an unalterable plan). sun-bath for a month, (have been taking, had taken, had been taking), I …………………. It was hot in the room, so I …………….. the window. 1 was waiting outside the theatre when I saw Om. (call) Kiran will try to save herself. Is                      8. are More than one-third of the natural world has been exhausted by humans over the past three decades. 9. was             10. were. The children (clean) the blackboard they had used for their Mathematics exercise. (pass) The headmaster will free him in the evening. There shall ………………………………. He had not been meeting me for a month. Question 6.