'Inversion' Quiz

This is a advanced-level quiz containing 10 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.

Inversion

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - No sooner ____ than I realised what was going on.
Q2 - Not until ...
Q3 - Just as _____ leaving, the phone rang.
Q4 - Only by calling them every hour of the day _____ to get what I wanted.
Q5 - Since ____ known her, we've never argued.
Q6 - Seldom _____ seen such a mess.
Q7 - Only when ...
Q8 - So ____ said, so little done.
Q9 - So good ____ that he got the highest grade possible.
Q10 - Never ____ heard such an appalling speech.

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - No sooner ____ than I realised what was going on.
 
had I arrived
 
I had arrived
Q2 - Not until ...
 
had I got home, I remembered.
 
I had got home, I remembered.
 
I had got home, did I remember.
Q3 - Just as _____ leaving, the phone rang.
 
I was
 
was I
Q4 - Only by calling them every hour of the day _____ to get what I wanted.
 
did I manage
 
I managed
Q5 - Since ____ known her, we've never argued.
 
I have
 
have I
Q6 - Seldom _____ seen such a mess.
 
I have
 
have I
Q7 - Only when ...
 
I phoned did I hear what had happened.
 
did I phone I heard what had happened.
 
I phoned I heard had what happened.
Q8 - So ____ said, so little done.
 
was much
 
much was
Q9 - So good ____ that he got the highest grade possible.
 
his marks were
 
were his marks
Q10 - Never ____ heard such an appalling speech.
 
I have
 
have I

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