'Mixed Conditionals' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 30 multichoice questions from our 'conditionals' 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.

Mixed Conditionals

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - If you'd arrived on time, none of this would have happened
Q2 - If I were you, I'd get in touch with a solicitor
Q3 - If I won the lottery, I'd go on a cruise
Q4 - If you should see him, tell him I've got the video he was looking for
Q5 - If the weather stays good, I'll play a round of golf tomorrow
Q6 - If they win, they'll be top of the Premier Division
Q7 - But for Jane's help, I'd never have got it done on time
Q8 - It might not have been Sally
Q9 - John, should you see her, could you ask Helen to give me a quick ring?
Q10 - If I told you what happened, would you keep it to yourself
Q11 - As long as you do what the doctor told you, you should be better in a few days
Q12 - If I were in your shoes, I'd be celebrating
Q13 - I wish I were at home
Q14 - If I were in your shoes, I'd make sure that it is paid on time
Q15 - You know you shouldn't have tried to get away without paying
Q16 - I'll kill you unless you give me the money
Q17 - Unless you stop working so late, you'll never stop being so tired
Q18 - If he hadn't been there, there would have been a terrible accident
Q19 - If you want to do well, you should work harder
Q20 - If he were here, things would be very different
Q21 - If you see him, will you tell him that I need to talk to him
Q22 - Had I known, I'd have come sooner
Q23 - Provided you carry on like this, you should do well
Q24 - If only I'd had the chance to speak to her, I'd have sorted everything out
Q25 - Suppose he came, what would you do?
Q26 - He might well understand if you explain the situation to him
Q27 - Unless you apply now, you won't get your passport in time for your holiday
Q28 - If you mix yellow and blue, it makes green
Q29 - If you could, would you go there?
Q30 - What do you think I should do if he turns up

Printable Worksheet

Q1 - If you'd arrived on time, none of this would have happened

This sentence is about something that happened in the past

This sentence is about something that is very unlikely to happen
Q2 - If I were you, I'd get in touch with a solicitor

This is about something that is likely to happen in the near future

Q3 - If I won the lottery, I'd go on a cruise

Q4 - If you should see him, tell him I've got the video he was looking for

This is less likely to happen than if the speaker had said 'If you see him...'

This is as likely to happen as if the speaker had said 'If you see him...'
Q5 - If the weather stays good, I'll play a round of golf tomorrow

This is about something that is unlikely to happen

This is about something that has a good chance of happening
Q6 - If they win, they'll be top of the Premier Division

This could well happen

This is unlikely to happen
Q7 - But for Jane's help, I'd never have got it done on time

Jane helped the speaker

Jane didn't help the speaker
Q8 - It might not have been Sally

The speaker thinks that it probably was Sally

The speaker is fairly sure it wasn't Sally
Q9 - John, should you see her, could you ask Helen to give me a quick ring?

John is likely to see Helen

John might possibly see Helen
Q10 - If I told you what happened, would you keep it to yourself

The speaker is definitely going to tell the person what happened

The speaker might tell the person what happened
Q11 - As long as you do what the doctor told you, you should be better in a few days

The person will probably get better

It is unlikely that the person will get better
Q12 - If I were in your shoes, I'd be celebrating

This is unlikely to happen except in the distant future

This is describing an imaginary present situation
Q13 - I wish I were at home

This is talking about the present

This is talking about the past
Q14 - If I were in your shoes, I'd make sure that it is paid on time

The speaker is giving an order

The speaker is making a suggestion
Q15 - You know you shouldn't have tried to get away without paying

The speaker is pleased with the other person

The speaker is annoyed with the other person
Q16 - I'll kill you unless you give me the money

The speaker is making a threat

The speaker is making a suggestion
Q17 - Unless you stop working so late, you'll never stop being so tired

The person should stop working late

It's alright to work late
Q18 - If he hadn't been there, there would have been a terrible accident

There was no accident

There was an accident
Q19 - If you want to do well, you should work harder

The speaker is giving an order
Q20 - If he were here, things would be very different

Q21 - If you see him, will you tell him that I need to talk to him

There's a reasonable chance of seeing him

There's little chance of seeing him
Q22 - Had I known, I'd have come sooner

Q23 - Provided you carry on like this, you should do well

The speaker thinks it is unlikely that the person will carry on in the same way

The speaker thinks it is likely that the person will carry on in the same way
Q24 - If only I'd had the chance to speak to her, I'd have sorted everything out

The speaker is apologising

The speaker is expressing regret
Q25 - Suppose he came, what would you do?

It is unlikely that he will come

It is fairly likely that he will come
Q26 - He might well understand if you explain the situation to him

It is improbable that he will understand

He will probably understand
Q27 - Unless you apply now, you won't get your passport in time for your holiday

There's no hurry to apply

The person must apply quickly
Q28 - If you mix yellow and blue, it makes green

This is always true