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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Conditional Sentences

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of conditional sentences.

Choose the best conditional sentence for the explanation.

Example

The school always closes when it snows.

If it snows, our school closes.
If it snows, our school will close.

The correct answer is "If it snows, our school closes".



1.

Mother visits us when she has a holiday. She will probably have a holiday this Christmas.

  If my mother has a holiday this Christmas, she will visit us.
  If my mother has a holiday this Christmas, she visits us.
     
2.

Mother visits us whenever she has holidays.

  If she has holidays, my mother will visit us.
  If she has holidays, my mother visits us.
     
3.

I always take an umbrella when it rains.

  If it rains, I will take an umbrella.
  If it rains, I take an umbrella.
     
4.

It might rain tomorrow. I take an umbrella when it rains.

  If it rains tomorrow, I will take an umbrella.
  If it rains tomorrow, I take an umbrella.
     
5.

I always read a book when I have free time.

  If I have free time, I read a book.
  If I have free time, I will read a book.
     
6.

I always read a book when I have free time. I think I will have some free time this weekend.

  If I have free time this weekend, I read a book.
  If I have free time this weekend, I will read a book.
     
7.

I buy CDs when I have extra money. I will probably have some extra money this weekend.

  If I have extra money this weekend, I will buy CDs.
  If I have extra money this weekend, I buy CDs.
     
8.

I buy CDs when I have extra money.

  If I have extra money, I buy CDs.
  If I have extra money, I will buy CDs.
     
9.

I always drink water when I am thirsty.

  If I am thirsty, I drink water.
  If I am thirsty, I will drink water.
     
10.

I like to drink water when I am thirsty. I am not thirsty now, but I will probably be thirsty soon.

  If I am thirsty, I will drink water.
  If I am thirsty, I drink water.