Printable Handout: Gap Filling- 6

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Instructions: These questions practise the type of item tested in many intermediate exam gapfills and cloze tests.

Q1 - If he ....., we'd be shocked
wins
won
Q2 - ..... I known, I'd have told you straightaway
have
had
Q3 - I ...... seen such a good film
rarely have
have rarely
Q4 - I ..... by bus
go usually
usually go
Q5 - She ..... have the time to go out
often doesn't
doesn't often
Q6 - Would you mind ..... the window if you must smoke in here
to open
opening
Q7 - Would you mind opening the window if you ..... smoke in here
should
must
Q8 - I ..... find the time to do all the things I want to
ought
can't
Q9 - If you don't want to do it, you ......
mustn't
don't have to
Q10 - If you don't want to do it, you ......
mustn't
needn't
Q11 - You needn't ...... it
to do
do
Q12 - You don't need ...... it
to do
do
Q13 - I ..... do it if I were you
won't
wouldn't
Q14 - You ..... better hurry up
had
would
Q15 - You'd better ..... late
not be
not to be
Q16 - You had better ..... late
not be
not being
Q17 - It ..... on time
begun
began
Q18 - He ..... me to do it
said
told
Q19 - She told me ..... it
do
to do
Q20 - He asked me ...... up
hurrying
to hurry
Q21 - I sent ...... the letter
her
to her
Q22 - I sent the letter .....
her
to her
Q23 - They arrived ..... Paris
in
at
Q24 - They arrived ...... the station
in
at
Q25 - I can't stand people ......
lying
to lie
Q26 - We never found the reason ..... she did it
why
that
Q27 - It looks ..... rain
as if
like
Q28 - It ..... already begun
has
hasn't
Q29 - Has it started .....?
just
yet
Q30 - I haven't finished .....
yet
already
Q31 - She's ..... than her brother
older
eldest
Q32 - I ..... rather not do it
would
had
Q33 - I'd rather ...... it
not do
not to do

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