If vs. Because Worksheet For Class 4


If and because are conjunctions. If expresses a condition – something which must happen first so that something else can happen. Because shows the reason.

Before doing this exercise, you may want to learn about if and because.

Using if

Using because

If vs. Because Worksheet

Use if or because to join the sentences given below.

1. She will get good marks. She has studied well.

2. She will pass the test. She studies well.

3. We will miss the bus. We are late.

4. We have to start now. We don’t want to miss the bus.

5. We missed the bus. We were late.

6. I couldn’t see anything. It was dark.

7. We can go to the movies. You are free.

8. I went to bed early yesterday. I was tired.

9. She was thrilled. She had been selected for the team.

10. It may rain. The sky is overcast.

11. I am going to watch a movie now. I have done my homework.

12. He tore up the letter. He was angry.

Answers

1. She will get good marks because she has studied well.

2. She will pass the test if she studies well.

3. We will miss the bus if we are late.

4. We have to start now because we don’t want to miss the bus.

5. We missed the bus because we were late.

6. I couldn’t see anything because it was dark.

7. We can go to the movies if you are free.

8. I went to bed early yesterday because I was tired.

9. She was thrilled because she had been selected for the team.

10. It may rain because the sky is overcast.

11. I am going to watch a movie now because I have done my homework.

12. He tore up the letter because he was angry.




Advice vs. Advise; Practice vs. Practise | Confusing Words Worksheet For Class 4


Some words are pronounced the same but are spelt differently. They also serve different functions in a sentence. For example, advice is a noun whereas advise is a verb.

Hint: Words ending in -ce are usually nouns whereas those ending in -se are usually verbs.

You may also want to review the following lessons before doing this exercise.

How to identify nouns

How to identify verbs

Advice vs. Advise, Practice vs Practise, Licence vs. License

Fill in the blanks.

1. You should ………………….. cricket every day. (practice / practise)

2. You would be able to perform better if you had enough ……………………. (practice / practise)

3. The teacher ……………………… us to work hard. (adviced / advised)

4. I don’t want your ……………………. I know what to do. (advice / advise)

5. They …………………….. a training programme for the new employees. (deviced / devised)

6. A computer is a complex …………………… (device / devise)

7. You should renew your ……………………… before it expires. (licence / license)

8. That vendor is ……………………. to sell beverages on the campus. (licenced / licensed)

Answers

1. You should practise cricket every day.

2. You would be able to perform better if you had enough practice.

3. The teacher advised us to work hard.

4. I don’t want your advice. I know what to do.

5. They devised a training programme for the new employees.

6. A computer is a complex device.

7. You should renew your licence before it expires.

8. That vendor is licensed to sell beverages on the campus.




Apostrophe Worksheet For Class 4


An apostrophe is used with a noun to indicate possession. You can learn about the correct use of apostrophes here.

Raju’s puppy = the puppy that belongs to Raju
Father’s house = the house that belongs to father

Apostrophes Worksheet

Rewrite the following sentences after inserting the missing apostrophe, where required.

1. The boys father is an architect.

2. Johns mother works in a bank.

3. The girls are dancing and boys are singing.

4. Everyone appreciated Ravis performance.

5. Rahuls painting won the first prize.

6. Sanias brother is very cute.

7. I have two sisters.

8. Yesterday I went to my sisters office.

9. My mothers cousins are visiting us next week.

10. Ranis mother is a doctor.

Answers

1. That boy’s father is an architect.

2. John’s mother works in a bank.

3. The girls are dancing and boys are singing.

4. Everyone appreciated Ravi’s performance.

5. Rahul’s painting won the first prize.

6. Sania’s brother is very cute.

7. I have two sisters. (There is no apostrophe in a plural noun.)

8. Yesterday I went to my sister’s office. (sister’s office = office of sister)

9. My mother’s cousins are visiting us next week. (mother’s cousins = cousins of mother)

10. Rani’s mother is a doctor. (Rani’s mother = mother of Rani)




Phrasal Verbs With Put | Class 4 Worksheet


Each sentence given below contains an incomplete phrasal verb. Complete the expression by adding an appropriate preposition or adverb particle.

You can find a list of phrasal verbs with put here.

Phrasal verbs with put | worksheet for class 4

1. Put ………………. your coat before going out.

2. Put ………………….. some of the milk.

3. The residents had put ………………….. the fire before firemen arrived.

4. The meeting has been put …………………. until Friday.

5. We are putting …………………. a fence around the farm.

6. If you want to finish the project on time, you have to put …………………….. more effort.

Answers

1. Put on your coat before going out. (Put on = wear)

2. Put away some of the milk. (put away = save for future use)

3. The residents had put out the fire before firemen arrived. (put out = extinguish)

4. The meeting has been put off until Friday. (put off = postpone)

5. We are putting up a fence around the farm. (put up = erect / build)

6. If you want to finish the project on time, you have to put in more effort. (put in =  make an effort, try to do something)




Prepositions Worksheet For Classes 4 And 5


Fill in the blanks with the prepositions given below.

(between, behind, for, of, with, before, towards, from, over, in, at, to)

You can learn about these prepositions by clicking on them.

Prepositions worksheet for class 4

  1. He shared the money ………………….. his son and daughter.
  2. There is something ……………………. the curtain.
  3. He cut the tree ……………………….. an axe.
  4. He comes ……………………. a village.
  5. I met him ………………….. the library.
  6. I must leave …………………… 8 pm.
  7. We walked ……………………… the beach.
  8. I have bought something ……………………… you.
  9. The girl who won the first prize is the daughter …………………… a migrant.
  10. They flew ……………………. the woods and valleys.
  11. She took the paper …………………….. her bag.
  12. I went to the park …………………… a walk.
  13. There are some coins …………………… the box.
  14. I went …………………… Canada to meet my cousin.

Answers

  1. He shared the money between his son and daughter.
  2. There is something behind the curtain.
  3. He cut the tree with an axe.
  4. He comes from a village.
  5. I met him at the library.
  6. I must leave before 8 pm.
  7. We walked towards the beach.
  8. I have bought something for you.
  9. The girl who won the first prize is the daughter of a migrant.
  10. They flew over the woods and valleys.
  11. She took the paper from her bag.
  12. I went to the park for a walk.
  13. There are some coins in the box.
  14. I went to Canada to meet my cousin.



Irregular Verbs Exercise For Classes 4 And 5


Fill in the blanks with the past or past participle form of the verb given in the brackets.

You may want to visit the irregular verbs study page before doing this exercise.

Irregular verbs worksheet for classes 4 and 5

  1. The show …………………… at 6.30. (begin)
  2. Dad …………………… his chin while shaving this morning. (cut)
  3. He …………………… the books on the table. (put)
  4. The alarm ……………………. everyone in the house. (awake)
  5. My heart …………………….. madly with fright. (beat)
  6. She ……………………. the red skirt. (choose)
  7. Raju has ……………………… his camera. (bright)
  8. I have ……………………… some snacks for all of us. (buy)
  9. The cat ……………………… all the milk. (drink)
  10. The dog ……………………….. the man. (bite)
  11. The man was …………………… by the dog. (bite)
  12. All the milk was ……………………. by the cat. (drink)

Answers

  1. The show began at 6.30.
  2. Dad cut his chin while shaving this morning.
  3. He put the books on the table.
  4. The alarm awoke everyone in the house.
  5. My heart beat madly with fright.
  6. She chose the red skirt.
  7. Raju has brought his camera.
  8. I have bought some snacks for all of us.
  9. The cat drank all the milk.
  10. The dog bit the man.
  11. The man was bitten by the dog.
  12. All the milk was drunk by the cat.



Irregular Verbs Worksheet For Class 4


Fill in the blanks with the past simple form (v2) of the verb given in the brackets. This grammar worksheet tests your understanding of irregular verbs. If you want to learn about irregular verbs before doing this exercise, go to this irregular verbs study page.

Irregular verbs worksheet for classes 4 and 5

  1. He …………………. at full speed. (run)
  2. He ……………………… the rotten eggs into the garbage bin. (throw)
  3. The cops …………………….. the thief after a successful chase. (catch)
  4. Our team …………………… the first prize. (win)
  5. The girls ……………………… beautifully. (sing)
  6. I …………………….. an interesting story yesterday. (read)
  7. I …………………….. some footprints in the sand. (see)
  8. I ……………………….. to the market and bought some apples. (go)
  9. She ……………………. her clothes in a bag. (keep)
  10. I ……………………… a loud noise. (hear)
  11. He …………………….. his childhood in a village. (spend)
  12. I …………………….. some letters in the morning. (write)
  13. Rani …………………….. a pink dress to the party. (wear)
  14. They …………………….. him to a cave. (lead)
  15. I ………………… no harm. (mean)
  16. I ………………………. a camera yesterday. (buy)

Answers

  1. He ran at full speed.
  2. He threw the rotten eggs into the garbage bin.
  3. The cops caught the thief after a successful chase.
  4. Our team won the first prize.
  5. The girls sang beautifully.
  6. I read an interesting story yesterday.
  7. I saw some footprints in the sand.
  8. I went to the market and bought some apples.
  9. She kept her clothes in a bag.
  10. I heard a loud noise.
  11. He spent his childhood in a village.
  12. I wrote some letters in the morning.
  13. Rani wore a pink dress to the party.
  14. They led him to a cave.
  15. I meant no harm.
  16. I bought a camera yesterday.



Identify The Noun And The Verb


Write whether the highlighted words are used as nouns or verbs in the following sentences. If you have difficulty doing this exercise, you may visit the following study pages.

How to identify a noun?

How to identify a verb?

Verb or Noun Worksheet

1. Do you know his address?

2. The government should do something to address the concerns of the people.

3. Address this letter to the principal.

4. If you drop the glass it will break.

5. Break this stick into two equal pieces.

6. If you are tired, why don’t you take a break?

7. We will be right back after a short break.

8. I cannot bear this pain.

9. A bear is a huge animal.

10. Please close the doors and windows.

11. The meeting came to a close at 4 pm.

12. We all should serve our nation.

13. She is famous for her beautiful forehand serves.

14. Everybody was given their share.

15. You should learn to share what you have.

16. He shared the meal with his friends.

Solution

1. Do you know his address? (address – noun)

2. The government should do something to address the concerns of the people. (address – verb)

3. Address this letter to the principal. (address – verb)

4. If you drop the glass it will break. (break – verb)

5. Break this stick into two equal pieces. (break – verb)

6. If you are tired, why don’t you take a break? (break – verb)

7. We will be right back after a short break. (break – noun)

8. I cannot bear this pain. (bear – verb)

9. A bear is a huge animal. (bear – animal)

10. Please close the doors and windows. (close – verb)

11. The meeting came to a close at 4 pm. (close – noun)

12. We all should serve our nation. (serve – verb)

13. She is famous for her beautiful forehand serves. (serves – noun)

14. Everybody was given their share. (share – noun)

15. You should learn to share what you have. (share – verb)

16. He shared the meal with his friends. (shared – verb)




Verb Or Noun | Class 4 Grammar Worksheets


Some words can be used both as a verb and as a noun. Examples are: answer, wish, play etc.

Study the examples given below.

Here the word answer is a noun. It is easy to know whether a word is used as a noun. Most nouns will have an article with them. Also, they have plural forms.

Write whether the highlighted words are used as nouns or verbs in the following sentences. If you have difficulty doing this exercise, you may visit the following study pages.

How to identify a noun?

How to identify a verb?

Noun or verb worksheet

1. I wish I was younger.

2. May your wishes come true!

3. My mother is a wonderful cook.

4. Cook the meat well.

5. We went for a swim on the weekend.

6. Can you swim across the river?

7. I like the smell of jasmine.

8. She smelled the flowers.

9. The children enacted the play on the stage.

10. Come. Let’s play.

11. The children played in the sand for hours on end.

12. Shakespeare has written several plays.

13. The fairy granted him a wish.

14. A little girl answered the phone.

15. I didn’t know the answer.

Answers

1. I wish I was younger. (wish – verb)

2. May your wishes come true! (wishes – noun)

3. My mother is a wonderful cook. (cook – noun)

4. Cook the meat well. (cook – verb)

5. We went for a swim on the weekend. (swim – noun)

6. Can you swim across the river? (swim – verb)

7. I like the smell of jasmine. (smell – noun)

8. She smelled the flowers. (smelled – verb)

9. The children enacted the play on the stage. (play – noun)

10. Come. Let’s play. (play – verb)

11. The children played in the sand for hours on end. (played – verb)

12. Shakespeare has written several plays. (plays – noun)

13. The fairy granted him a wish. (wish – noun)

14. A little girl answered the phone. (answered – verb)

15. I didn’t know the answer. (answer – noun)

This Class 4 Grammar worksheet is based on Macmillan Ferry Reader 4.




Common Noun, Proper Noun And Collective Noun Worksheet For Class 4


Identify the proper nouns, common nouns and collective nouns in the following sentences. If you want to learn about common nouns, proper nouns and collective nouns before doing this exercise, go their study page.

Hint:

A proper noun always begins with a capital letter.

Proper nouns, common nouns and collective nouns worksheet

  1. There is a hive of bees on that tree.
  2. A herd of cattle was passing by.
  3. I have a pet cat.
  4. The girls are going to school.
  5. Poppy is the name of my cat.
  6. There are 40 students in my class.
  7. There is a large tree in that corner.
  8. I am writing a story.
  9. Where did you put the books?
  10. I put the pen on the table.
  11. Dogs enjoy chasing cats.
  12. He lives in France.
  13. The Nile is the longest river in the world.
  14. Thousands of languages are spoken in India.
  15. English is spoken all over the world.
  16. I want to buy a camera.
  17. My mother keeps rabbits in the backyard.
  18. My sister lives in Mumbai.
  19. The team is confident of winning the match.
  20. The committee has announced its decision.

Analysis

  1. There is a hive of bees (collective) on that tree (common).
  2. A herd of cattle (collective) was passing by.
  3. I have a pet cat (common).
  4. The girls (common) are going to school (common).
  5. Poppy (proper) is the name of my kitten. (common).
  6. There are 40 students (common) in my class (collective).
  7. There is a large tree (common) in that corner (common).
  8. I am writing a story (common).
  9. Where did you put the books (common)?
  10. I put the pen (common) on the table (common).
  11. Dogs (common) enjoy chasing cats (common).
  12. He lives in France (proper).
  13. The Nile (proper) is the longest river (common) in the world (common).
  14. Thousands of languages (common) are spoken in India (proper).
  15. English (proper) is spoken all over the globe (common).
  16. I want to buy a camera (common).
  17. My mother (common) keeps rabbits (common) in the backyard (common).
  18. My sister (common) lives in Mumbai (proper).
  19. The team (collective) is confident of winning the match (common).
  20. The committee (collective) has announced its decision (common).