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Gerund vs. Infinitive Quizzes


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Whats are the three verbal forms?

A. Gerund, Independant, Participle
B. Noun, Verb, Adjective
C. Gerunds, Infinitives, Participles


OF COURSE THEY’RE DISAPPOINTED – THEY EXPECTED _____________.

A. WIN
B. TO WIN
C. WINNING


 I am afraid of flying.
     
      A.     Verb
      B.     Participle
      C.     Gerund


The shopping trip lasted all day.
     
      A.     Verb
      B.     Participle
      C.     Gerund


Hector wants to be an acrobat when he grows up.
     
      A.     Wants
      B.     To be
      C.     Grows
      D.     Up


Your mother was surprised seeing you come home early after the party

A. True
B. False


We promise … in touch with our clients.

  1. to stay
  2. staying


_____________ someone can take time.

A. To love
B. Loving
C. Either is fine and the meaning is the same
D. The meaning is different but either is fine


He kept ……….. even though his shift had ended.

A. To work
B. Working
C. Work


    

The moving van was late.
     
      A.     Verb
      B.     Participle
      C.     Gerund


Does he like __________ funny stories?

A. to tell
B. Telling


It might …… tomorrow. You should take an umbrella.

A. Raining
B. To rain
C. Rain


My mother taught me not … about my academic work.

  1. lying
  2. to lie


     In the following sentence, identify the verbal:

One of my favorite hobbies is taking pictures.
     
      A.     One
      B.     Of
      C.     Taking
      D.     Pictures


How dare my parents question my right (of partying/to party) all night long!

A. Of partying
B. To party


Swimming is good exercise.

A. Participle
B. Gerund
C. Infinitive


     After spending all day studying in the library, the buzzing fluorescent light was driving me crazy.
     
      A.     Gerund
      B.     Participle
      C.     Infininitive
      D.     None of the Above


I may …… hiking tomorrow if the weather is good.

A. Going
B. Go
C. To go


I was stirring the stew.
     
      A.     Verb
      B.     Participle
      C.     Gerund


     In the following sentence, identify the underlined word or words as a gerund, participle, infinitive, or verb:

Feeling sick from eating 2 cheeseburgers, the little girl took some Pepto-Bismol.
     
      A.     Gerund
      B.     Participle
      C.     Infinitive
      D.     Verb


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