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Verb to BE
Some exercises to practise verb to BE in the present simple tense. BW version included.
Level: elementary
Age: 10-12
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to be
Very simple exercises to practise Present Simple of the verb "to be"
Level: elementary
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 3087

verb to be
A simple worksheet about use and form of the verb to be. Includes exercices.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-12
Downloads: 2646

Back to School series - Focus on grammar: am, is, are (1/2)
You can give half the class this worksheet and the other half the other one. It gets much more interesting when they present it to the class.Students read the text - a student introducing himself and her friend to the class - and fill in the gaps with the simple present of verb to be. Have a nice evening! Hugs, mena :)))
Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Downloads: 2491

This is a worksheet I made for my students to review the Simple Past of the verb "To Be". The rules to form the SPast are at the top. Students solve 2 exercises: an easier one first, crossing the wrong form out, and then sentence completing with the 3 forms. KEY included in case you need a transparency. Hope you like it! I certainly enjoyed making ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 2202

Verb to BE
A worksheet to practise the verb to BE in the present simple tense.
Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1992

"WAS / WASN`T - WERE / WEREN`T" - PAST SIMPLE OF VERB "TO BE" Students must complete the sentences with the PAST SIMPLE of the verb TO BE and then match the sentences with the pictures.Hope it`s useful! Have a nice weekend!!
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1929

Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Downloads: 1766


A. Complete : am / is/ are


1. My father  a taxi driver.

7.It  cool in spring .

13.Mr. Beek  our English teacher.

2. It a cute cat.

8.We   good friends.

14.David  our family doctor.

3.She your music teacher.

9.They at school today.

15.The kids  in U.S.A now.

4.This  my new car.

10.My grandparents   old.

16. I and Ben       sick.

5.That  my villa.

11.You a bad pupil.

17. The apples  are red.

6.It  winter.

12.I  hungry. 18. My schoolbag green.

B. Choose the correct answer: am / is/ are

1.   Rita _______  my friend.

   a. am      b. is          c. are


2.   The chair _______ brown.

   a.am       b. is        c. are

7.   Sara and I  ______ happy.

   a. am        b. is        c. are

8.   The summer ______ hot.

   a. am       b. is       c. are

3.   It ________   late.

   a. am        b. is      c. are


4.   Monkeys ______ funny.

   a. am       b. is        c. are

9   Tami and Rina _______ pupils.

   a. am        b. is        c. are


10. My jacket______ blue and pink.

   a. am        b. is       c. are

5.   Dana and I______ teachers.

   a. am        b. is        c.are

6. The sky ______ full of stars.

   a. am        b. is       c. are

11.   They  _______  not at home now.

   a. am        b. is       c. are

12. The weather ______ rainy today.

   a. am        b. is       c. are


c. Complete the with  am / is/ are

 Today Thursday.
 It  9 o'clock in the morning.
The pupils   at school.
Their classroom  big and nice.
There  three desks and six chairs.
There   a purple door .
The window  closed.
There   four girls and three boys in the classroom.
They  sitting on the chairs.
Only one boy    on the floor. His name  Roberto.
 Roberto  working with a map.
His bag  on the green map.
The teacher  standing next to the desk.
 He  talking now.
The children   not listening to him.
They  drawing.


1.Where is the teacher?
                      a. outside              
                      b. on the chair
                      c. next  to the desk
5.What is not open?
                            a. the books
                            b. the schoolbag
                            c. the window
2.What day is it today?
                            a. Tuesday
                            b. Monday
                            c. Thursday

6.Where are the pupils sitting?
                             a. on the floor
                             b. at home
                             c. on the chairs

3.How many pupils are there in the classroom?
                            a. six
                            b. seven
                            c. nine
7.What time is it now?
                             a.eight o'clock
                             b.nine o'clock
                             c.ten o'clock
4.Why are the children not listening to their teacher?
                            a. they are playing
                            b. they are reading
                            c. they are drawing.
8.Who is on the floor?
                             a. the teacher
                             b one pupil
                             c. one girl

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