'Wish' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 17 multichoice questions from our 'general' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Wish

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - I wish I ____ play the piano.
Q2 - I wish they ____ keep the noise down next door.
Q3 - I wish I _____ that yesterday.
Q4 - I wish I ____ at home.
Q5 - I wish I _____ the time to go next week.
Q6 - She wishes she ____ come last Friday.
Q7 - I wish ____ the manager.
Q8 - He wished he ____ it yesterday.
Q9 - I wish I _____, but I was so busy that I didn't have the time.
Q10 - I wish I _____, but I am so busy that I don't have the time.
Q11 - I wish ____ all the best.
Q12 - I wish it ____ end soon.
Q13 - They wished he ____ come skiing with them, but he hadn't recovered from the operation.
Q14 - Wish is a...
Q15 - Is 'wish' a modal verb?
Q16 - 'Wish' can be replaced by....
Q17 - I wish I ____ at home.

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - I wish I ____ play the piano.
 
would
 
could
Q2 - I wish they ____ keep the noise down next door.
 
would
 
could
Q3 - I wish I _____ that yesterday.
 
didn't say
 
hadn't said
 
Either could be used here.
Q4 - I wish I ____ at home.
 
was
 
were
 
Either could be used here.
Q5 - I wish I _____ the time to go next week.
 
have
 
had
 
Either could be used here.
Q6 - She wishes she ____ come last Friday.
 
could come
 
could have come
 
Either could be used here.
Q7 - I wish ____ the manager.
 
see
 
seeing
 
to see
Q8 - He wished he ____ it yesterday.
 
didn't forget
 
hadn't forgotten
Q9 - I wish I _____, but I was so busy that I didn't have the time.
 
could have helped
 
could help
 
Either could be used here.
Q10 - I wish I _____, but I am so busy that I don't have the time.
 
could have helped
 
could help
Q11 - I wish ____ all the best.
 
to you
 
you
 
Either could be used here.
Q12 - I wish it ____ end soon.
 
will
 
would
Q13 - They wished he ____ come skiing with them, but he hadn't recovered from the operation.
 
would
 
could
 
Either could be used here.
Q14 - Wish is a...
 
verb
 
noun
 
Both
Q15 - Is 'wish' a modal verb?
 
Yes
 
No
Q16 - 'Wish' can be replaced by....
 
If
 
If only
 
Either could be used here.
Q17 - I wish I ____ at home.
 
was
 
were
 
Either could be used here.

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