Do and make – grammar exercise

March 9, 2014pdf

Complete the following sentences.

1. He made me …………………..

a) wait

b) to wait

c) waiting

2. She ……………………… the whole story.

a) was made repeat

b) was made to repeat

c) was made repeating

3. I don’t speak French well, but I can …………………….

a) make myself understand

b) make myself understood

c) make me understand

4. I had to shout to …………………….

a) make myself heard

b) make myself hear

c) make me heard

5. Paper is made ……………………. wood.

a) of

b) from

c) out of

6. It is time to …………………… the accounts.

a) do

b) make

c) Either could be used here

7. He likes ……………….. nothing.

a) doing

b) making

c) Either could be used here

8. She is old enough to ……………. her own bed now.

a) make

b) do

9. She lost her money. I wasn’t surprised that she …………..

a) did

b) did it

c) did so

10. Have you ever made wine ………………. blackberries?

a) of

b) from

c) with

Answers

1. 1. He made me wait.

2. She was made to repeat the whole story.

3. I don’t speak French well, but I can make myself understood.

4. I had to shout to make myself heard.

5. Paper is made from wood.

6. It is time to do the accounts.

7. He likes doing nothing.

8. She is old enough to make her own bed now.

9. She lost her money. I wasn’t surprised that she did.

10. Have you ever made wine from blackberries?

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