Third conditional grammar exercise

November 13, 2012pdf

Complete the following sentences using appropriate verb forms.

1. If I had known her name, I …………………………………… you.

a) will tell b) would tell c) would have told

2. If you ………………………………….. me, I would have told you.

a) had asked b) asked c) ask

3. If you hadn’t helped me, I ……………………………………… in real trouble.

a) would have been b) would be c) will be

4. He would have died if they ………………………………………. him to hospital in time.

a) hadn’t taken b) didn’t take c) don’t take

5. Jane ………………………………. if you had invited her.

a) would come b) will come c) would have come

6. He would have helped you if you …………………………………… more politely.

a) had requested b) requested c) request

7. If I had wanted to, I …………………………………. anybody I like.

a) could marry b) can marry c) could have married

8. If he had run a bit faster, he ……………………………………….

a) could win b) could have won c) can win

9. If my grandmother …………………………………….. alive, she would have been 85 now.

a) had been b) has been c) is

10. If you …………………………………… harder, you would have passed your exam.

a) had worked b) worked c) work

 

Answers

1. If I had known her name I would have told you.

2. If you had asked me, I would have told you.

3. If you hadn’t helped me, I would have been in real trouble.

4. He would have died if they hadn’t taken him to hospital in time.

5. Jane would have come if you had invited her.

6. He would have helped you if you had requested more politely.

7. If I had wanted to, I could have married anybody I like.

8. If he had run a bit faster, he could have won.

9. If my grandmother had been alive, she would have been 85 now.

10. If you had worked harder, you would have passed your exam.

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