test answer key - English Grammar Answer key Test One (1)...

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1 English Grammar Test One Answer key (1) i. I hope to finish soon. (to infinitival) I hope to have finished aoon. ii. You should tell her the truth. (bare infinitival complement of a modal) You should have told her the truth. iii. They mislaid the file. (preterit) They had mislaid the file. iv. He admitted being an alcoholic. (gerund-participle) He admitted having been an alcoholic. v. She is very helpful. (3 rd person singular present agreeing form) She has been very helpful. (2) i. They invited me, but I couldn’t go . Noncanonical; coordinate, negative ii. This house was built by my grandfather . `` Noncanonical: passive iii. Have you seen Tom recently ? Noncanonical: interrogative iv. It’s a pity you live so far away . Noncanonical: extraposition v. Tell me what you want . Noncanonical: imperative (3) i. She lived in Berlin. (preterit) She was living in Berlin. ii. He may regret his impulsiveness. (modal must precede auxiliary be ) He may be regretting his impulsiveness. iii. They neglect their children. (plain present) They are neglecting their children. iv. I have read the newspaper. (auxiliary have before auxiliary be ) I have been reading the newspaper. v. He didn’t pay any attention.
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course LANG 028 taught by Professor Chomsky during the Spring '08 term at University of Iowa.

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