TCS Fill in the Blanks Quiz-1

Question 1

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend ——————— (be). He ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must ——————- (have) a great time. He —————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I —————– (have) his luck.’ He ——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he —————— (reach) the palace, the king himself ——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then ———————- (tell) the king that he ———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king ——————- (smile). He —————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank A is?

Living

Living

Lived

Lived

Liven

Liven

Live

Live

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lived

lived

lived

Lived

They were talking about past so we choose lived

They were talking about past so we choose lived

lived

The sentence starts with once upon a time which says it is in past so we choose lived.

living

living

lived

lived

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Question 2

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend ——————— (be). He ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must ——————- (have) a great time. He —————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I —————– (have) his luck.’ He ——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he —————— (reach) the palace, the king himself ——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then ———————- (tell) the king that he ———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king ——————- (smile). He —————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank B is?

Becoming

Becoming

has become

has become

Became

Became

become

become

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became

because it gives the correct meaning

became

has become

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Question 3

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank C is?

is

is

was

was

it

it

were

were

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a

is

it

a

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Question 4

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank D is?

be

be

was

was

is

is

will

will

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is

is

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Question 5

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank E is?

be has

be has

be having

be having

be had

be had

be have

be have

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behaving

be having

be having

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Question 6

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank F is?

should have

should have

will have

will have

can have

can have

must have

must have

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should have

must have

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Question 7

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank G is?

had

had

has

has

have

have

must have

must have

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had

had

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Question 8

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank H is?

decide

decide

deciding

deciding

decided

decided

will decide

will decide

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decided

decided

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Question 9

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank I is?

reached

reached

reach

reach

arrive

arrive

reaching

reaching

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reached

reached

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Question 10

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank J is?

receive

receive

received

received

receiving

receiving

will receive

will receive

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recieved

recieved

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Question 11

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank K is?

tell

tell

will tell

will tell

told

told

will told

will told

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told

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Question 12

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank L is?

is

is

was

was

are

are

were

were

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was

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Question 13

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank M is?

smile

smile

was smiling

was smiling

smiled

smiled

laughed

laughed

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Question 14

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Once upon a time there (A) ———————- (live) a man called Damocles. A friend of his eventually(B) ——————— (become) the ruler of a small city. Damocles thought, ‘How lucky my friend (C)——————— (be). He (D) ——————— (be) now a ruler. He must (E)——————- (have) a great time. He (F)—————– have fine clothes, lots of money and a number of servants. I wish I (G)—————– (have) his luck.’ He (H)——————– (decide) to visit his friend to enjoy his hospitality. When he (I)—————— (reach) the palace, the king himself (J)——————– (receive) him with respect and affection. Damocles then (K)———————- (tell) the king that he (L)———————- (be) indeed a lucky man. The king (M)——————- (smile). He (N)—————– (invite) his friend to have dinner with him.

Answer for Blank N is?

invites

invites

invite

invite

inviting

inviting

invited

invited

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Question 15

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A greenhouse is a glass covered structure (A) --------- to grow plants. It has transparent glass that allows sunlight to pass (B)--------, but does not allow the heat inside to escape. The same (C)--------  occurs on the earth. The (D)------- radiation (E)------- through the atmosphere to heat the earth’s surface. When heated, the earth’s surface produces infrared radiation, which has a longer wavelength than that of sunlight. This infrared radiation rises into the atmosphere where gases, such as carbon dioxide, (F)------- the infrared radiation from escaping into space. The concentrations of gases,(G)------- are called greenhouse gases, control how much infrared radiation escapes.

Answer for Blank A is?

use

use

uses

uses

used

used