Verbs in Context

Gap-fill exercise

Your task is to type in a verb form for each gap. You are given two verb forms to choose from (e.g., [operate, operated]); make sure you type the correct word exactly as shown.
Press the "Check" button to check your answers. Click on the Next button to continue.
Example One: Present
Some parts of the Basque Country [operate, operated] on legal standards based on customary laws and practices that [allow, allowed] the transfer of any type of possession to a lone heir … A study by the Centre of Sociological Research (2002) [indicated, indicates] that almost 62% of the Spanish farmers surveyed [think, thought] that equal distribution of land amongst the siblings [was, is] the best way … However, the option to give the bigger portion of the farm to the child who [works, worked] on the farm [has, was] been accepted by 47% of the farmers (Gómez Benito et al. 2002, p. 372).