'Infinitive or Gerund' Quiz

This is a advanced-level quiz containing 10 multichoice questions from our 'gerunds and infinitives' 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.

Infinitive or Gerund

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - He admitted ____ part of the conspiracy.
Q2 - I wouldn't want to go back ____ an employee now that I have been self-employed.
Q3 - She confessed ____ done it.
Q4 - They're well on their way ____ it.
Q5 - I put my success down ____ hard.
Q6 - Don't underestimate their contribution ____ things going- we couldn't have managed without them.
Q7 - They've gone back ____ it the old way as the new system didn't work.
Q8 - I object ____.
Q9 - When it comes ____ people, he's always ready.
Q10 - I came close ____ at him, but managed to control myself.

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - He admitted ____ part of the conspiracy.
 
be
 
to be
 
to being
Q2 - I wouldn't want to go back ____ an employee now that I have been self-employed.
 
be
 
to be
 
to being
Q3 - She confessed ____ done it.
 
have
 
to have
 
to having
Q4 - They're well on their way ____ it.
 
complete
 
to complete
 
to completing
Q5 - I put my success down ____ hard.
 
work
 
to work
 
to working
Q6 - Don't underestimate their contribution ____ things going- we couldn't have managed without them.
 
get
 
to get
 
to getting
Q7 - They've gone back ____ it the old way as the new system didn't work.
 
do
 
to do
 
to doing
Q8 - I object ____.
 
lie
 
to lie
 
to lying
Q9 - When it comes ____ people, he's always ready.
 
help
 
to help
 
to helping
Q10 - I came close ____ at him, but managed to control myself.
 
shout
 
to shout
 
to shouting

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