Moods of Verbs Formative
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by Renee Owens
| 14 Questions
Part 1 Directions: Identify each sentence by the type of mood it is identifying.
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1
I went to the grocery store on the way home.
Conditional
Imperative
Indicative
Interrogative
Subjunctive
2
1
Wash the dishes before you go outside and play soccer.
Conditional
Imperative
Indicative
Interrogative
Subjunctive
3
1
The baby might cry if you pick him up.
Conditional
Imperative
Indicative
Interrogative
Subjunctive
4
1
When I was little, I believed in the Boogey monster.
Conditional
Imperative
Indicative
Interrogative
Subjunctive
5
1
It is important that George try to solve the problems himself.
Conditional
Imperative
Indicative
Interrogative
Subjunctive
6
1
If I were taller, I would have been a model.
Conditional
Imperative
Indiciatve
Interrogative
Subjunctive
Part 2(A) Directions: Read the sentences below. Fix the error in verb usage.
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2
Bake the cake, and then you should let it cool.
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2
If Gia were on time, she will have seen the whole movie.
Part 2(B) Directions: Read the sentences below. Choose the revision that corrects an error in verb usage.
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1
  1. The balloon might burst if you fill it with more air.
  2. If it were my choice, I would sleep late every Saturday morning.
  3. The dancers might stumble if the floor is not cleaned properly.
  4. If Joseph was able to fly, he would get to to school earlier every morning.
Change might burst to burst in sentence 1.
Change were to will be in sentence 2.
Change might stumble to would have stumbled in sentence 3.
Change was to were in sentence 4.
Part 3 Directions: Think about an event or experience that has occurred recently and write a sentence in each of the FIVE moods to describe the event. It could be about Mini-THON, the upcoming spring sports season, the high school musical, the middle school play, etc. You need a total of five sentences, one sentence for each of the five moods.
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2
Write a sentence in the INDICATIVE MOOD:
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2
Write a sentence in the IMPERATIVE MOOD:
12
2
Write a sentence in the INTERROGATIVE MOOD:
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2
Write a sentence in the CONDITIONAL MOOD:
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2
Write a sentence in the SUBJUNCTIVE MOOD:
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