Choose the correct options to
fill in the blanks with the correct
passive verb :
On the occasion of Christmas, a roaring trade ______ by the shops. Lots of gifts and presents ______ by people. In the cold and foggy afternoon, Christmas carols ___?___ by children. There was fun and frolic in the air. But, the unfeeling heart of Mr. Scrooge ______ by the warmth of the festival. No gift ______ by him for anyone. He ______ by Fred who had come to wish him ‘Merry Christmas’. Fred ______ to see the cold response of Mr. Scrooge. Soon, two men entered the room. Money ______ by them for the needy so that Christmas ______ by these unfortunate people too. But, Mr. Scrooge suggested that the poor ______ to prisons or poor houses.
A were sung
B have been sung
C is being sung
D were being sung
Fill the correct simple past or past
perfect form of the verb given in
the brackets from the options
given below :
Ramya ____ (start) asking for books even before I ____ (know) her for a week. When Sandhya ____ (see) all the pictures, she ____ (be) ready to leave. Tenses (Present-Perfect; Past-Simple, Continuous and Perfect) 9 Qadir ____ (come) to have lunch with me but I ____ (have) some errands to do. We ____ (not invite) Rubina to the party because she ____ (misbehave) with our guests last time. As soon as Sarla ____ (get) her money, she ____ (rush) out of the place. I ___?___ (thank) Rajni for what she ____ (do) for me.
Hardly ____ (I enter) the house when I ____ (hear) the mirror break.
C had thanked
D was thanking
Based on the notes given, complete the biography to present a report:
Chanakya, ______ into a poor Brahmin family. He was born in Taxila and ______ there. Politically ______ and a great _____, he __?__ the book ‘Arthashastra’.
A was born
Before I got this same question and its answer was D diplomat how could it have changed