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1) A fireman _______________ fires.
saves
puts out
is putting out
Answers two and three are correct.


2) A waitress__________________ people.
waits on
assists
serves
All of the above are correct.


3) A teacher____________________ students.
preaches
gives
helps
confuse


4) A businesswoman_____________ money.
does
makes
manufactures
is doing


5) A pilot_______________ an airplane.
flew
drives
drove
flies


6) A secretary____________ and answers the phone.
is filing
fills
files
is filling


7) What do you see in the middle of the shopping mall?
A man is stepping on a child.
A woman is carrying three shopping bags.
Some people are watering the grass.
The dogs are running inside the mall.


8) This soup___________________too spicy.
is tasting
tastes


9) That movie ____________ very popular. There are a lot of people in line.
appears
is appearing


10) He _____________ the doctor right now.
is seeing
sees


11) She ____________ very well and doesn't need glasses.
is seeing
sees


12) Her bad behavior_____________ me.
is surprising
surprises


13) He______________ all the help you have given him.
appreciates
is appreciating


14) Mary was chopping some vegetables when she____________her finger with the knife.
was cutting
cut


15) When Mary cut her finger, it_________________ to bleed.
began
was beginning


16) While Mary _______________ on her homework, she was listening to the television.
was working
worked


17) When Mary_______________ the newspaper, she washed the breakfast dishes.
finished
was finishing


18) When Mary stopped smoking, she____________ to eat candy all the time.
was begining
began


19) While Mary was pruning the rose bush, she__________ her finger on a thorn.
hurt
was hurting


20) When Mary _______________ her laptop computer, she started to cry.
dropped
was dropping


21) When Mary______________________ for a new computer, she ran into an old friend.
was shopping
shopped