Parte de la cúpula de la Ermita de la Sang, Sagunto





 past tenses
 phrasal verbs
 present tenses
 present perfect
 relative clauses
 reported speech
 reporting verbs



Habits multiple choice exercise


Scroll down for exercise.

Choose the best option for each gap. There is often more than one choice.

Look at the comments that appear when you choose each option.

This exercise was made using the software materials available on the Makers website at Swarthmore.


Links to other exercises and pdf files

Habits multiple choice exercise - pdf file for download or printing
Habits grammar notes - online
Habits grammar notes - pdf file for download or printing


1  I don't think she can be a very happy person. She __________.

is frowning
is always frowning
will frown

2  When I was a boy my family __________ in a big house in the country.

used to live
would live

3  In the 70s people __________ flared trousers and platform shoes.

used to wear
would wear

4  When I was in the Canary Islands I __________ early every day to walk along the beach before breakfast.

got up
used to get up
would get up

5  My brother works very hard. He __________ in front of the computer for hours preparing his classes.

is sitting
'll sit
will sit

6  When you lived in France, __________ frogs' legs?

did you eat
did you use to eat
did you used to eat
would you eat

7  He __________ rich, but he lost all his money on the stock market.

used to be
would be

8  The kids at school behave very badly. They __________ things at each other.

are throwing
are always throwing
'll throw
will throw

9  Once when I was at school we __________ on a visit to the Tower of London.

used to go
would go

10  Last year I __________ hard for my exams.

used to study
would study


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