Gap Filling Exercises for class 9 & 10 (Solved)Exercise-17 & 18

By | August 10, 2020

Following are the exercises of open cloze passage and gap filling.  These grammar exercises for class 9 and 10 are based on English modals exercises, verbs exercises, grammar tense exercises, modal auxiliary, simple past and other tense exercises. These gap fillers for beginners and cloze test will help you in the first certificate in English (FCE). The following esl form filling exercises are specially designed for class IX and X. A printable version in PDF form is also available at the bottom of each exercise.

EXERCISE -17

 Fill in the blanks with correct, forms of verbs given in the brackets :

When I (a) ……….. (return) home yesterday, I (b)…………  (see) that an old friend of mine (c) ………….  (wait) for me. I (d) …………(not see) him for the last ten years. He (e) ……….. (grow) very fat now He (f)……………….   (wear) thick spectacles on his face.

Answers.

(a)returned                  (b) saw           

(c) was waiting            (d) had not seen

(e)had grown               (f) was wearing

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EXERCISE -18

Fill in the blanks with correct, forms of verbs given nr the brackets :

When at last I (a)………….(reach) home, my wile (b) ………  (wait) for me. Her hands (c)…………   (outstretch) and her eyes (d) ……….  (gleam) with anticipation. I (e) ……………  (stand) speechless. She (f)……….   (ask) impatiently, “Haven’t you (g)………   (sell) your share of land ?” I didn’t know what to say  She asked with the rising temper, “What (h)……….   (happen) to your share of the land ?” With downcast eyes. I said, “I  (i)………. (give) it to my elder brother.” She burst out, You (j)…………   (be) a sentimental fool and began to sob.

Answers

(a)reached                 (b) was waiting          

(c)outstretched         (d)gleamed              

(e)stood                     (f)asked            

(g) sold                       (h)has happened         

(i) have given            (j) are

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Gap Filling Exercises for Class 9 & 10 (Solved) Exercise 93 & 94
Gap Filling Exercises for Class 9 & 10 (Solved) Exercise 95 & 96
Gap Filling Exercises for Class 9 & 10 (Solved) Exercise 97 & 98
Gap Filling Exercises for Class 9 & 10 (Solved) Exercise 99 & 100

 

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