Correct form of verbs Exercises for JSC

Correct form of verbs Exercises for JSC

Correct form of verbs Exercises for JSC

Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their right form. 0.5×8=4

1

gather, give, offer, lead, know, fall, render, have

The Man who (a) — medical treatment to the village people (b)__ as a village doctor. The village doctor is a man of great importance in society. He is well known to the villagers. He (c) __ great service to the villagers when they (d)__ ill. He is not well-qualified. He (e)__ not a good schooling. He (f) __ experience by working under a qualified doctor or in a medicine shop. His dispensary (g)_ a poor show with one or two worn out almirahs, an old wooden chair, a broken table and one or two benches. The village doctor (h) __ a very hard and busy life.

Answer

(a) gives; (b) is known; (c) renders ; (d) fall; (e) does have; (f) gathers; (g) offers; (h) leads.

 

2

load, can, demand, bear, wear, become, carry, fall

A railway porter is a person who (a)__ goods in a railway station. A railway porter is quite a known figure in the railway station. He (b) __ on his arm a brass plate given to him by the railway authority. The brass plate (c) __ his number. He carries luggage. He (d)__ and unloads the goods train. A railway porter is very clever. He (e)__ easily exploit the passengers. When a passenger (f) __ into trouble and (g)__ helpless for his heavy luggage, a porter (h)__ a higher charge.

Answer

(a) carries; (b) wears; (c) bears; (d) loads; (e) can; (f) falls; (g) becomes; (h) demands.

 

3

wants, be, Hankers, make, play, dispel, have, discover

A teacher (a)__ an architect of a nation. He (b)__ an important role in building up an educated nation. He is (c)__the darkness of ignorance from the lot of a nation. He is an actor, so to speak. He (d)__ to suit his act according to the need of his audience which is his class. He (e) __ lessons interesting to the students. A good teacher (f) __ the treasure hidden inside each student. He also (g) __ the students happy and for this he keeps them busy. A good teacher never (h)__ after money.

Answer

(a) is; (b) plays; (c) dispels; (d) has; (e) makes; (f) discovers; (g) wants; (h) hankers.

 

4

give, make, enable, lie, get, think, improve, mean

Physical exercise (a) __ the regular movement of the limbs of our body according to rules. There (b)__ a close connection between body and mind. We (c) __ of a sound mind without a sound health. It is physical exercise which (d)__ us to build a good health. Physical exercise (e) __ our body active and the muscles strong. It also (f)__ our power of digestion and blood circulation. It (g)__ strength to our brain. A machine (h)__ rust for want of proper use. Human body is also a machine.

Answer

(a) means; (b) lies; (c) can not think; (d) enables; (e) make; (f) improves; (g) gives; (h) gets.

 

Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the list with their right form. 0.5×8=4

5

buy, be, have, sit, save, sell, divide, sell

A village market (a) __ much importance in the life of the villagers. It generally (b)__ in an open place of the village. Usually a village market (c) __ into three sections-open space, temporary shops and permanent shops. Vegetable, milk, fish, fruit, curry and other essential things (d) __ in the open space. From the grocers people (e) __ oil, salt, onion, garlic, ginger, pulse etc. A village market (f) __ very useful and important in the life of the villagers. The villagers (g) __ their surplus products and buy their daily necessaries. It (h) __ time and money of the villagers.

Answer

(a) has; (b) sits; (c) is divided; (d) are sold; (e) buy; (f) is; (g) sell; (h) saves.

 

6

gather, remind, widen, visit, hold, set, become, display

In a book fair a lot of pavilions (a) __ up. All sorts of books-fictions, text books, dramas, children books, reference books etc. (b) __ . A book fair (c) __ crowdy specially in the evening. Both male and female customers (d) __ in a book fair. The writers also (e) __ the fair regularly. Seminars and cultural programmes (f)__ also. A book fair (g)__ us that books are our best companions. They are always at our side when we are in danger. They change our outlook on life and (h) __ our domain of knowledge.

Answer

(a) are set; (b) are displayed; (c) becomes; (d) gather; (e) visit; (f) are held; (g) reminds; (h) widen.

 

(a) live; (b) has made; (c) can not think; (d) has linked; (e) are; (f) have brought; (g) send; (h) have conquered.

 

Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the list with their right form. 0.5×8=4

7

run, have, enjoy, invite, accept, serve, procure, pass

My friend Sohel (a)-in Khulna. He (b)-me to pay a visit to Khulna. I (c)-the invitation gladly. On 5 September, I got upon Dhaka-Khulna coach at Gabtali bus stand. I (d )-a ticket the day before. Luckily I (e)-my seat by the window. It was a sunny morning. The bus started (f)-at a good speed and soon we were far from the din and bustle of the city. Our bus (g)-the road Savar. We (h)-beautiful green fields, orchards, and trees on the both side of the highway.

Answer

(a) serves; (b) invited; (c) accepted; (d) procured; (e) had; (f) running; (g) was passing; (h) enjoyed.

8

be, find, take, misbehave, receive, suffer, rush, take

Rafiq (a)-from typhoid for a long time. Suddenly his condition deteriorated. So he (b)-to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. (c)-this news I (d)-to the hospital to see him. I (e)-him seriously ill. To my utter surprise I saw that the doctors (f)-not cordial at all. They (g)-any care of him. Even they (h)-with his parents.

Answer

(a) had been suffering; (b) was taken; (c) Receiving; (d) rushed; (e) found; (f) were; (g) did not take; (h) misbehaved.

9

send, bring, conquer, be, think, link, made, live

We (a)-in an age of science. We can see the wonders of science around us. Science (b)-our life easy and comfortable. We (c)-of our modern life without science. Science (d)-up the distant parts of the world. Telephone, telex, fax, wireless, telegram (e)-great wonders. They (f)-the world closer to us. We can (g)-news from one corner of the world to other within a moment. They (h)-space.

Answer

 

10

depend, take, go , be, regain, wait, recover, make

A proverb (a)-that time and tide (b)-for none. Since the dawn of civilization time is moving. It goes on and on. It (c)-not any rest. Lost health may be (d)-by medicine and proper caring and nursing, lost wealth by dint of hard labour but lost time cannot be (e)-by any means. Success in life (f)-on the best use of time. If we (g)-a proper division of our time and do our duties accordingly, we (h)-sure that we would be able to march in life and reach the cherished goal of our life.

Answer

(a) goes; (b) wait; (c) does take; (d) regained; (e) recovered; (f) depends; (g) make; (h) are.

11

cultivate, buy, change, love, increase, attract, buy, see

A flower is a symbol of beauty and purity. Its sweet smell (a)-one to all. There is hardly any person who (b)-flower. We all like flowers but most of the people of our country are very poor. So they (c)- flowers. Only a particular section of people (d)-flowers on various occasions. But this attitude (e)-day by day. Nowadays many flower shops (f)-in the towns and cities in our country. Many people (g)- flowers and sell them. Today solvent people buy flowers. Their sense of beauty is (h)-.

Answer

(a) attracts; (b) doesn’t love; (c) can’t buy; (d) buy; (e) is changing; (f) are seen; (g) cultivate; (h) increasing.

 

Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the list with their right form.

0.5×8=4

 

12

help, be, have, take, read, play, publish, make

Newspaper (a) __ a vital role in modern civilization. It (b) __ important news and views of home and abroad. A student must (c) __ the habit of reading newspaper everyday. Mere bookish knowledge (d)__ not sufficient in this competitive world. A newspaper (e) __ him enrich his general knowledge and (f) __ him aware of the burning issues of both inside and outside the country. A man who (g) __ newspaper is like a frog in a narrow well. Being ignorant of the current affairs, he (h) __ part in the talks and discussions in an enlightened society and thus he feels like a fish out of water.

Answer

(a) plays; (b) publishes; (c) have; (d) is; (e) helps; (f) makes; (g) does not read; (h) not can take.

13

enter, live, loss, be, know, walk, go, notice

There (a) __ two close friends in a certain village. They (b) __ very fond of travelling. One day they (c) __ to a forest to see the natural beauty. They (d) __ along the path of the forest. They were so spell bound by the excitement of the forest that they even did not notice that they (e) __ into the deep forest. After that, they (f) __ that they (g) __ their way. They (h) __ it very well that the forest was the abode of various wild animals.

Answer

(a) lived; (b) were; (c) went; (d) were walking; (e) had entered; (f) noticed; (g) had lost; (h) knew.

 

14

pay, have, become, be, make, quarrel, get, try

There was an old farmer. He (a)__four sons. They were all grown up. But they had no good relation with one another. They (b)__disobedient and always (c)__among themselves. The old man was very much dissatisfied with them and (d)__to make them united. But they (e)__any heed to him. As he (f)__old and weak day by day, he (g)__very anxious about their future. At last he (h)__a plan to teach his sons how to live in unity.

Answer

(a) had; (b) were; (c) quarreled; (d) tried; (e) didn’t pay; (f) was getting; (g) became; (h) made.

 

15

catch, kill, began, play, wake, sleep, beg, run

One day a lion (a)__in its cave. A mouse (b)__ nearby. While playing, it by chance (c)__over the lion’s body. At this, the lion (d)__up and became very angry. With a terrible roar he (e)__the mouse and said, “You tiny creature, how dare you tease me? I (f)__you.” The mouse (g)__to tremble in fear and (h)__for its life.

Answer

(a) was sleeping; (b) was playing; (c) ran; (d) woke; (e) caught; (f) will kill; (g) began; (h) begged.

 

16

try, give, lay, become, draw, crawl, think, drop

One day the king (a)__in the cave. He (b)__and thought over his misfortune. At that moment, he found a spider (c)__to reach the ceiling. His attention (d)__to the repeated efforts of the spider. It was trying hard again and again. The spider (e)__ up a few inches and then (f)__on its silken thread. But it (g)__give up its attempts. It tried again and again and in the seventh time it (h)__successful.

Answer

(a) was lying; (b) thought; (c) trying; (d) was drawn; (e) crawled; (f) dropped; (g) did not; (h) became.

 

 

Right Form Of Verbs – JSC Board Questions

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 A flower (a)_____ beauty and purity. Flowers (b)________ us with immense pleasure. Our minds (c)______ at the beauty and fragrance of different kinds of flowers. Consequently, flowers are (d)_____ to be the food of human mind. Who (e)______ flowers? They (f)______ very little material value but their aesthetic value is boundless. We (g)_____ flowers on different occasions. Many people (h)_____ their families by selling flowers.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Global warming is (a)_____ day by day. It is mainly (b)______ by the destruction of forests. Everyday we are (c)______ down trees recklessly but do not (d)_____ a single tree. As a result, wild animals are (e)______ their living places. Many birds and animals are (f)_____ no more. This loss (g)______ a threat to our environment by (h)______ the ecological.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Education is (a)_____ as the yardstick of development. Development and education (b)______ hand in hand. (c)_____ degrees is not the prime objective of education. But our young generation (d)_______ educated to have a job with certain degrees. Now education has to be (e)______. In fact, education is meant for (f)______ an individual and creating a sense of morality. Education without morality cannot (g)______ a nation to success. It is high time, we (h)______ measures to spread true educator.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 The foods that we eat can be (a)______ into six kinds according to what substance they (b)______ and what benefits they (c)______ to us. Fish, meat, peas and milk (d)______ us with protein and (e)______ our body and help us grow. If we (f)______ all these, we can (g)______ well. Vitamins and mineral salts (h)______ us from diseases. They keep us fit for work.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 He (a)______ my office before the train (b)______ at the station. After (c)______ my office, he (d)______ me. The Headmaster and Secretary of our school (e)______ by the train. So, we (f)______ for the station to receive him. No sooner had we (g)______ at the station, than we (h)______ our headmaster.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Time (a)_____ very valuable. This valuable time (b)______ for nobody. No power can (c)______ it. It knows no pause in its course. It is not wise to (d)______ time. The man who (e)______ the best use of time is sure to (f)_______. All the famous persons of the world (g)______ made the best use of time. They should be (h)______ by us.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

Today women (a)_______ important role in all spheres of life. They (b)_______ no longer confined within the four walls of their parents or husbands house. They have (c)_______ out of the kitchens and are (d)_______ hand in hand with men in the development programmes of the country. By (e)_______ education they (f)______ pilots, doctors, engineers, teachers, administrators etc. If they (g)_______ more opportunities, they (h)______ much to the development of the country.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Bangladesh (a)______ full of natural resources. The property of the country (b)_____ on the proper utilization of the resources. So, we should all try to (c)______ up our country by (d)______ hard. We should not (e)______ a lazy life. No nation (f)_______ without industry. It (g)_____ that industry is the key to success. If we (h)_______ the best use of our resources, Bangladesh will become prosperous.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Physical exercise (a)_____ the regular movement of the limbs of our body. There (b)______ a close connection between body and mind. We (c)_____ of a sound mind without a sound health. It is the physical exercise which (d)_______ us to build a good health. Physical exercise (e)________ our body active. It also (f)______ our power of digestion and blood circulation. It (g)________ strength to our brain. A machine (h)_______ rusted for want of proper use. A human body is also a machine.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Today we (a)_______ a free nation. We (b)_______ to take great pains to gain freedom. Our war of Liberation (c)_____ place in 1971. People of all walks of life (d)____ forward and (e)_______ involved in the war directly or indirectly. Many a man (f)______ in the battlefield. They (g)______ from the battlefield. Rather all of them (h)______ much to achieve independence.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Once there were two friends. One day they were (a)_____ through a forest. Suddenly a bear (b)_____ out of the forest. One of the friends (c)______ up a tree. The other friend did not (d)________ how to climb up a tree. He (e)_____ down on the ground as if he (f)________ dead. The bear came and put his nose on the face of the man. He (g)______ him to be dead and (h)_______ away.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Walking (a)________ a good exercise. It (b)______ our body and (c)______ our mind. It (d)______ beneficial to health. One can (e)_______ fresh air and (f)______ the beauty of nature if one (g)______ in the early morning. So walking should be (h)_____ as a habit by people of all ages.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Last evening, I was (a)____ along the Sadar Road. My younger sister (b)______ with me. Suddenly, a young man came (c)________ and (d)_______ her gold chain out from her neck. I (e)_______ to run after the snatcher. But after a while, I (f)_____ it was not wise to (g)______ my sister alone as it was (h)_______ dark.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 A proverb (a)_____ that time and tide (b)______ for none. Since the dawn of civilization time is moving. It goes on and on. It (c)______ any rest. Lost health may be (d)______ by medicine and proper caring and nursing, lost wealth by dint of hard labour but lost time cannot be (e)________ by any means. Success in life (f)______ on the best use of time. If we (g)______ a proper division of our time and do our duties and accordingly, we (h)_______ sure to reach the cherished goal of our life.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Tolerance (a)____ one of the best qualities of a person. Every conscious person should (b)______ this great quality. In human society, one person may not (c)______ another person. One may (d)______ grudge against the other. But he must (e)______ tolerance to (f)_________ peacefully in the society. A man who (g)_______ devoid of tolerance (h)_______ his problems himself.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Good manners (a)______ an important part of our education. Our education (b)_____ incomplete if we do not (c)_______ good manners in our behaviour with others. If we do not (d)________ respect to them, they will not (e)_______ us. Good manners (f)_______ us nothing. Our children should (g)_______ good manners from the very (h)_______ of their life.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Once Abu was (a)______ in his room. Suddenly he (b)_______ up hearing a sound. He (c)_______ that an angel (d)_______ something. He (e)_______ the angel what he (f)_______. The angle (g)________ that he was writing the names of those who (h)________ humanity. Abu requested him to write down his name.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 One day the great poet Ferdous (a)_____ by Sultan Mahmood to (b)_______ Shahanama in honour of the Sultan. The Sultan (c)_______to pay Ferdousi a gold coun for each verse. Ferdousi finished his writing and it was found (d)______ sixty thousand verses. Now Sultan didn’t (e)______ to pay sixty thousand gold coins. He wanted to (f)______ silver coins instead of gold coins. The poet (g)______ silver coins and (h)_______ to his village.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 (a)_______ good manners is an important part of our education. Our education (b)______ incomplete if we do not (c)_______ good manners. In our behaviour with others, if we do not (d)______ respect to them, they will not (e)______ us. Good manners (f)_______ us nothing. Our children should (g)______ good manners from the very (h)_______ of their life.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Student life is the best time for (a)_______ oneself for future. It is (b)______ the seed-time of life. So during this period of life students mustn’t (c)______ time. They should (d)_______ in mind that time (e)______ for none. If a student neglects his time, he will have to (f)______ in future. All the famous persons of the world have (g)______ the best use of time. We should (h)______ their footprints to succeed in life.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Once there (a)________ a king in an island. There (b)_______ green trees everywhere in the island. Once the king (c)______ to build a magnificent palace in the island. So he (d)______ his men to cut down all the trees, Some people opposed the king’s idea but he did not pay heed to their oppositions. So people were (e)_____ to carry our the king’s order. They (f)_______ down all the trees. As a result, a great change (g)______ place in the climate of the island. The island (h)______ into a desert.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 The tree (a)________ a major role for the welfare of human being. So, it (b)______ said that three is our life. We cannot (c)_______ of an environment without trees. The tree (d)_______ us in many ways. It (e)_______ us food, shelter, medicine etc. The tree (f)_____ us oxygen without which we cannot live. Fruit trees (g)_______ all over the country. Trees (h)______ rains to keep the atmosphere cool and fresh.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 Time (a)_______ very precious. Time (b)_______ for none. No power can stop it. It (c)______ forward and forward. It is not wise to (d)______ time. Those who make the best use of time are sure to (e)______. All the great persons of the world have (f)______ the best use of time. We must (g)_____ them. If we can realize it and (h)______ our deeds in time, we can go far.

 

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their forms.

 A teacher (a)______ an architect of a nation. He plays an important role in (b)_______ up an (c)________ nation. He (d)______ the darkness of ignorance from the lot of a nation. He is an actor while (e)______. He is able to (f)_______ the attention of his students. He does not (g)_______ motionless before his class. He also (h)______ his lessons interesting.

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