German Verb Tenses Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Put the following sentence into the future tense:

Er spielt Musik. (He is playing music.)

Question 2 2.

Put the following sentence into the future tense:

Sie wird Schauspieler. (She is becomming an actress.)

Question 3 3.

Put the following sentence using a modal verb into the future tense:

Ich darf Schokolade essen. (I'm allowed to eat chololate.)

Question 4 4. Which are the two parts of the past perfect tense?

Question 5 5. How is the past participle built when making the past perfect tense in German?

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Question 6 6. Which verbs will not add the prefix ge- for the past participle?

Question 7 7. What will change in irregular verbs in preterite tense conjugations?

Question 8 8. When is the German preterite tense mostly used?

Question 9 9. What is the correct conjugation of the verbs haben (to have) in the preterite?

Question 10 10. What does 'ihr spieltet mean?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following would be the correct way to write 'he flew to Berlin' in the simple past?

Question 12 12. What tense do you use when writing about events in the past in German?

Question 13 13. Which verbs will use the auxiliary verb sein for building the present perfect tense in German?

Question 14 14. How will regular verbs form the past participle?

Question 15 15. What are the two parts of the German present perfect tense?

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Question 16 16. How do you make the perfect tense in German?

Question 17 17. In the German language, which tense is used for stories and fairy tales?

Question 18 18. In the German language, what are the correct endings for the preterite of regular verbs?

Question 19 19.

You are late for an appointment and want to tell your husband, 'Drive faster!' How would you say this in German?

Hints:

Use the du-imperative form

Words to use: fahren (to drive), schneller (faster)

Question 20 20. What is the du-imperative form of the verb antworten (to answer)? Hint: The stem ends in a -t.

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Question 21 21. What is the du-imperative form of lesen (to read)? Hint: it is a stem-vowel changing verb.

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the correct way to form the 'Sie' imperative?

Question 23 23. How many forms of der Imperativ are there?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a correct ihr imperative sentence, saying why don't you go to the movies?

Question 25 25.

How would this sentence translate into English?

Er wird den Computer gekauft haben.

Hint: Computer = computer, kaufen = to buy

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Question 26 26.

Put the following expression into the future perfect tense:

Sie fliegt nach Berlin. (She is flying to Berlin.)

Question 27 27.

How would this sentence translate into English?

Ich werde Meine Mutter angerufen haben.

Hint: meine Mutter = my mother, anrufen = to call/telephone

Question 28 28.

Put the following sentence into the future tense:

Wir fahren nach Hause. (We are driving home.)

Question 29 29. Which is the correct simple past conjugation of the verb haben (to have)?

Question 30 30. Which verbs prefer to use the preterite tense for all past sentences?

German Verb Tenses Chapter Exam Instructions

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