TESTLERİ IF CLAUSES
ON IF CLAUSES
Read each situation and then complete the sentence
1. Situation: Kathy wants to go to the movies but
doesn't have any money.
"If" sentence: If Kathy _____ some money, she would
go to the movies.
a) were have
b) would have
2. Situation: Joe is sleepy and would like to take a
nap, but he can't because he's in an important
"If" sentence: If Joe _____ in an important meeting,
he would go home and take a nap.
3. Situation: Chuck isn't stupid, but he failed his
midterm exam. Why? -- He didn't study for it.
"If" sentence: If Chuck _____ , he probably wouldn't
have failed his midterm exam.
a) had studied
b) weren't stupid
c) might have studied
4. Situation: Rex had to miss work today. Why? --
His wife and children were all sick with the flu.
"If" sentence: Rex _____ miss work today if his wife
and children hadn't all been sick with the flu.
a) didn't have
b) wouldn't have had to
c) hadn't had to
5. Situation: I finished my work, but only because
you helped me.
"If" sentence: I _____ my work if you hadn't helped
a) couldn't have finished
b) wasn't able to finish
c) hadn't been able to finish
6. Situation: It's possible for you to do this quiz
because you have a computer and modem.
"If" sentence: It _____ possible for you to do this
quiz if you didn't have a computer and
a) hadn't been
c) wouldn't be
7.I won't talk to her again .................she
does not apologise for her rude behavior.
a.so that b.in case c.as much as d.as long as
8.You are late again.I wish you .................on
time more often.
a.was not b.will be c.should be d.were
9.You can stay in the dormitory
..................you obey the rules.
a.even though b.wheras c.provided that d.so that
10.Once you ...............the examination ,you will
be able to relax.
a.have taken b.took c.will have taken d.taken
11.I don't have a dictionary ,but if I
...............,I would lend it to you.
a.would b.do c.did d.had had
12.You can take my car ........................ you
don't smash it up.
a. as much as b.as well as c.as soon as d. as long
13. I wish I ................ with you last summer.
a.went b.had gone c.have gone d.go
14.He'd make fewer mistakes if he ..............
a.had known b.knew c.has known d.would have known
15. Jim .............. study harder if he had more
a. will b. won't c. were d. would
16. If my car ................ down again, I'll sell
a.broke b.break c. will break d. breaks
17. If I ............... prime minister, I'd abolish
a. would b.be c. will be d.were
18.If Ms. White is unable to answer your question,
Ms. Williams, her supervisor, _____ help you.
a. can b. did c. could not d. would not
19."Are you thinking about going to Europe for your
"No, but if I _____ money, I would definitely go."
a. have b. had c. have had d. would have
20."It's really raining." "Yes. If the weather
_____, we'll have to give up camping."
a. would get worse b. get worse c. might get worse
d. should get worse
21."Why did you send me only twenty dollars?"
"Sorry. If I had had more money, I _____ given you
a. will have b. would c. would have d. have
22."My boss always gives me a hard time." "If I were
you, I _____ quit the job."
a. will b. would c. must d. just
23."My car broke down, when I was about to leave
home, and I took a taxi."
"_____, we would have picked you up."
a. If you had called us b. If you called us c. Have
you called us d. If you did call us
24."Do you need help with your English?" "If I did,
I _____ you."
a. would ask b. ask c. will ask d. asked
25."I'm very hungry, but I have a lot of work to
"_____ what you want for lunch, and I'll get it for
a. Tell me b. You will tell to me c. If you did tell
me d. If you say to me
26."Mary went to hospital alone." "If _____, I would
have taken her there."
a. had she told me b. she has told me c. she had
told me d. she would tell me
27."It started raining." "_____, we won't be able to
finish this game."
a. If it stopped b. Unless it stops c. Should it
stop d. If it didn't stop
28."Did you go camping last weekend?" "No. We would
have gone, _____ nicer."
a. had the weather been b. would the weather be c.
if the weather has been d. if the weather might be
29.This room is smoky. I wish you _____ smoking.
a. would stop b. have stopped c. stop d. stopping
30."Rick often makes me mad."
"He makes many people mad. I wish he _____ more
a. is b. will be c. were d. has been
31."Did you go to Europe last winter?" "Yes, but I
wish I _____ in the summer when the days were
a. have gone b. went c. go d. had gone
32."Would you like to eat out tonight?" "I wish I
_____, but I have to prepare my speech for
a. did b. would c. had d. could
33."Did you see Taro before he left for the United
States?" "No. I wish I _____ him."
a. saw b. have seen c. would see d. had seen
34.It's noisy here. John, I wish you _____ the
a. turn down b. would turn down c. have turned down
d. having turned down
35."Ellen was telling the truth about it." "I wish I
_____ her before now."
a. believe b. have believed c. would believe d. had
36."Mr. Brown has ten brothers and sisters."
"No wonder he wishes he _____ many children. He is
lonely without any."
a. had b. will have c. have d. do have
37."Ichiro will go back to Japan." "I wish it _____
so far away."
a. weren't b. couldn't be c. isn't d. won't be
38."Maybe Jack will get good grades this semester."
"I wish he _____."
a. does b. brings it c. will d. would
39. If he _____ worked harder, he would have passed
a) had b) would have c) would d) had have
40 . If we keep on at this speed, we ______reach the
top in an hour.
a) would b) are c) will d) were
41. If you _____ to town tomorrow, will you do some
shopping for me?
a) went b) will be going c) go d) will go
42. He would be very happy if you _____ what he
a) do b) did c) will do d) have done
43. If you _____ such a long time to get dressed,
we'd have been there by now.
a) hadn't taken b) wouldn't have taken c) weren't
taking d) wouldn't take
REWRITE THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES USING A SUITABLE
TYPE OF "IF CONDITIONALS"
18.I did not feel well yesterday. That's why I could
not come to school.
19.I can not explain it to you because I do not know
anything about it.
20.I may go Ankara this week.If I (go)..............
my uncle who has been living there for a long time.
21.I have a lot of work to do so I can not come to
the cinema with you.
22.You did not come to the party. (wish)
23. Had I seen the fire, I would have reported
24. Brian does not have a token, so he can't
telephone his wife