\
Learn English 100% free...Get 1 free lesson per week // Add a new lesson
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
4 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!



  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug




  • Get a free English lesson every week!
    Click here!





    Partners:
    - Our other sites
       


    Learn English > English lessons & exercises > Mary Maloney 2 and forms of verbs > Stats updated every 4 hours
    To go back to the exercise

    Exercise "Mary Maloney 2 and forms of verbs", created by here4u (a free exercise to learn English):
    Results of the 3 681 people who have taken this test:
    Average mark: 62.5 / 100 Share


    Latest member with a 100/100 (perfect mark): santiago2011 / FRANCE, on Monday 27 August - 11:58:
    ":love:"


    They got a perfect mark


    Stats (3681 candidates)
    Question 1 passed: 75.7 %
    'A leg of lamb'! It was the first thing that she had seen ... well wrapped in grease-proof paper in the freezer. She (seize)* it with both hands - it was so heavy -

    Question 2 passed: 79.7 %
    and Mary (look)* at it

    Question 3 passed: 62.6 %
    'as if she (be)* being controlled by a remote-control, by a tremendous force

    Question 4 passed: 72.5 %
    that she (not + can)* overcome. It was incomprehensible.

    Question 5 passed: 71.2 %
    Like a zombie, she shuffled into the living room. Patrick (gather)* important papers before going away.

    Question 6 passed: 67.7 %
    He (not/even/look up)* when she called him...

    Question 7 passed: 38.7 %
    Suddenly, as if in a daze, she came in, stood behind him like a ghost, and (swing)* the heavy, frozen club behind his head.

    Question 8 passed: 53.5 %
    There was a thud ! It all happened in an instant! He (die)*!

    Question 9 passed: 60.6 %
    She (feel/still) * as if she were under a spell,

    Question 10 passed: 54.2 %
    and the heavy leg of lamb (weigh) * down her arm ... Without thinking further,

    Question 11 passed: 56.9 %
    Mary went back to her kitchen, mechanically (unwrap)* the frozen meat, put it into the oven, and went out for vegetables.

    Question 12 passed: 54.8 %
    Mary wondered if Mr Green (notice)* anything abnormal in her demeanor and behaviour.

    Question 13 passed: 58.2 %
    She (not/speak)* to him since the preceding week. He wasn't surprised to see her smiling calmly.

    Question 14 passed: 44.1 %
    She simply explained that it was the first time Patrick (refuse)* to go out on a Thursday : he was so exhausted.

    Question 15 passed: 36.2 %
    She (cook)* for him, and left the little shop, still smiling, with her vegetables.

    Question 16 passed: 54.6 %
    When she arrived home, she yelled Patrick's name,(for the neighbours to hear her), knocked down a lamp and a few chairs, and staged a robbery, (scatter)* files and papers and then, called the police ... They arrived a few minutes later! ...

    Question 17 passed: 68.2 %
    Mary (devastate)*. The investigation was proceeding slowly and meticulously ... Mary mechanically stated her alibi ...

    Question 18 passed: 67.4 %
    The detectives (desperately/ look)* for the murder weapon, convinced it couldn't be far! They searched the house, in vain!

    Question 19 passed: 70.5 %
    In the meantime, complaining that she was so shaken that she couldn't eat anything, the pregnant woman had insisted that Patrick would (want)* his colleagues to have some dinner ! Soon, the tired and hungry detectives were enjoying their meal ...the roasted leg of lamb !

    Question 20 passed: 65.4 %
    In the living room, by herself, Mary (giggle)* softly!


    Click here to go back to the exercise: Mary Maloney 2 and forms of verbs

    Other exercises to learn English


    Share : Facebook / Twitter / ...