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There is, there are

Exercises

1. Complete the sentences with there is / there isn´t / is there / there are / there aren´t / are there.

a) What are we going to eat for breakfast?

b) a bank near here?

c) beautiful parks in London.

d) zebras in Mozambique?

e) a large supermarket next to my house.

f) a really good exhibition at the museum.

any cereal.

2. Complete the sentences with there is / is there / it´s / is it.

a) A:

B: Yes, but

a train going to Birmingham? late.

b) a school in my from many nearby towns.

c) A: What´s Los Angeles like?

B:

hot but

very large and students come

too much pollution.

d) difficult to get

e) a computer in every home. Nowadays,

f) any reason why you cannot come?

no tube station in Peckham.

essential.

her birthday!

3. Make the questions for the sentences, and answer the questions.

a) How many planets are there in our solar system? (nine)

b) How many days are there in January? (31)

c) Are there polar bears in Antarctica? (no)

d) No, there aren´t any native trees on the Faroe Islands.

e) There are 27 countries in the European Union.

f) Yes, there are lots of francophone people in Canada.

4. Write the following in complete sentences.

a) Apples / tree.

b) Milk / fridge.

c) Too many people / tube.

d) Many fax machines / office.

e) Shop / below / flat.

f) Cup of tea / table.

Answers

1. Complete the sentences with there is / there isn´t / is there / there are / there aren´t / are there.

a) What are we going to eat for breakfast? There isn´t any cereal.

b) Is there a bank near here?

c) There are beautiful parks in London.

d) Are there zebras in Mozambique?

e) There is a large supermarket next to my house.

f) There is a really good exhibition at the museum.

2. Complete the sentences with there is / is there / it´s / is it.

a) A: Is there a train going to Birmingham? B: Yes, but it´s late.

b) There is a school in my town. It is very large and students come from many nearby towns.

c) A: What´s Los Angeles like? B: It´s hot but there is too much pollution.

d) It´s difficult to get there. There is no tube station in Peckham.

e) There is a computer in every home. Nowadays, it´s essential.

f) Is there any reason why you cannot come? It´s her birthday!

3. Make the questions for the sentences and answer the questions.

a) How many planets are there in our solar system? (nine) There are nine planets in our solar system.

b) How many days are there in January? (31) There are 31 days in January.

c) Are there polar bears in Antarctica? (no) There aren´t any polar bears in Antartica. Are there native trees on the Faroe Islands?

d) No, there aren´t any native trees on the Faroe Islands. How many countries are there in the European Union?

e) There are 27 countries in the European Union. Are there are lots of francophone people in Canada?

f) Yes, there are lots of francophone people in Canada.

4. Make the sentences with the words below, either yes or no.

a) There are apples in the tree.

b) There isn´t any milk in the fridge.

d)

There aren´t many fax machines in the office.

e) There is a shop below the flat.

f) There is a cup of tea on the table.