Remember ? Forgot ? Forgot to do? Remember doing? What is the difference between these words and phrases? Do you know if you are using them correctly?  How about finding it out by doing this mini test, which takes less than 5 minutes, to make sure you don’t make the common mistakes? Let’s do it now!


  • Remember the file before leaving the office.


  1. Saving
  2. Saved
  3. Save
  4. To save

Ans: d,’remember+ verb’ means that person knows that he / she needs to do something, and it is not yet finished.


  • She forgot the floor and she swept it again.


  1. Forgot to clean
  2. Forgot clean
  3. forgot cleaning
  4. forgot cleaned

Ans : c,’ Forget +V-ing’  means that person did not remember something he / she had done it before.


  • I remember  music in this classroom.


  1. Playing
  2. To play
  3. Played
  4. Play

Ans: a,’remember + V-ing’ means that person has the memory of doing something.


  • I forgot  that chapter. So, I failed in this examination.


  1. To study
  2. Studying
  3. Studied
  4. Study

Ans: a, ‘forgot + verb’ means that person could not remember something that needs to be done.


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