'Causative' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 21 multichoice questions from our 'verbs and tenses' 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.

Causative

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct verb form

Q1 - I'm going ............ at the new hairdresser's
Q2 - She needs to ........
Q3 - I really must get ....... the central heating
Q4 - They ought to have ........ replace the broken windows
Q5 - He ......... while he was away on holiday
Q6 - I .......... my phone repaired after I dropped it
Q7 - She didn't have time to get to the shops and .......
Q8 - It took ages to get ...........
Q9 - I'll ....... John to do it when he arrives
Q10 - She ......... on the underground last week
Q11 - He .......... tickets sent to his home address yesterday
Q12 - You should .......... a long time ago
Q13 - They couldn't .......... anyone to fix their burst pipes
Q14 - They had it ....... by the same person who decorated their old house
Q15 - After winning a fortune, she ....... her family to do everything for her
Q16 - I ......... the house redecorated if I could afford it
Q17 - He got a friend ........ him at the airport
Q18 - The teacher ...... him do all the work again
Q19 - He ....... his bags loaded onto the train by a porter
Q20 - I had my car ......... a fortnight ago
Q21 - I'm going to have them ____ it

Printable Worksheet

Instructions: Choose the correct verb form

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Q1 - I'm going ............ at the new hairdresser's
 
to get my hair cut
 
to cut my hair
Q2 - She needs to ........
 
have her car repairs
 
have her car repaired
Q3 - I really must get ....... the central heating
 
somebody to fix
 
somebody fix
Q4 - They ought to have ........ replace the broken windows
 
somebody to
 
somebody
Q5 - He ......... while he was away on holiday
 
had his flat burgled
 
burgled his flat
Q6 - I .......... my phone repaired after I dropped it
 
had
 
had to
Q7 - She didn't have time to get to the shops and .......
 
get her film developed
 
develop her film
Q8 - It took ages to get ...........
 
somebody do it
 
somebody to do it
Q9 - I'll ....... John to do it when he arrives
 
get
 
have
Q10 - She ......... on the underground last week
 
had her purse stolen
 
got her purse stolen
Q11 - He .......... tickets sent to his home address yesterday
 
has had
 
had
Q12 - You should .......... a long time ago
 
have it fixed
 
have had it fixed
Q13 - They couldn't .......... anyone to fix their burst pipes
 
get
 
have
Q14 - They had it ....... by the same person who decorated their old house
 
to do
 
done
Q15 - After winning a fortune, she ....... her family to do everything for her
 
gets
 
has
Q16 - I ......... the house redecorated if I could afford it
 
would have
 
would have had
Q17 - He got a friend ........ him at the airport
 
meet
 
to meet
Q18 - The teacher ...... him do all the work again
 
had
 
got
Q19 - He ....... his bags loaded onto the train by a porter
 
had
 
get
Q20 - I had my car ......... a fortnight ago
 
service
 
serviced
Q21 - I'm going to have them ____ it
 
fix
 
fixed

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