Conditional clauses exercise

October 9, 2011pdf

Fill in the blanks with appropriate conditional verb forms.

1. If you ……………………….. hard, you will get a first class.

a) study
b) studied
c) had studied

2. If I …………………… the key, I will give it to you.

a) find
b) found
c) had found

3. If we ……………………… now, we could be in time.

a) start
b) started
c) had started

4. If it ………………………, the match may be cancelled.

a) rains
b) rained
c) had rained

5. If you ………………………….a millionaire, how would you spend your time?

a) were
b) are
c) had been

6. If he ………………………… smoking, he might get well.

a) stops
b) stopped
c) had stopped

7. If he ………………………. English, he could find a good job.

a) speaks
b) spoke
c) had spoken

8. if he …………………………, he would have succeeded.

a) tried
b) tries
c) had tried

9. If you ……………………… that wasp alone, it might not have stung you.

a) leave
b) had left
c) left

10. If I ……………………….., I could have married anybody.

a) want
b) wanted
c) had wanted

Answers

1. If you study hard, you will get a first class.

2. If I find the key, I will give it to you.

3. If we started now, we could be in time.

4. If it rains, the match may be cancelled.

5. If you were a millionaire, how would you spend your time?

6. If he stopped smoking, he might get well.

7. If he spoke English, he could find a good job.

8. If he had tried, he would have succeeded.

9. If you had left that wasp alone, it might not have stung you.

10. If I had wanted, I could have married anybody.

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