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Miss Grammar – Lesson 20 : Perfect Tense

March 1, 2012 Gramática, Grammar No Comments


Put in the verbs in brackets into the gaps and form sentences in the Past Perfect. Use contracted forms only when there are personal pronouns.
Example: Before Steven did his homework he _____________ at the library. (to study)
Answer: Before Steven did his homework he had studied at the library.
1) She _______ in Sweden before she went to Norway. (to live)
2) After we _______ the cornflakes, Henry came in. (to eat)
3) Before Ken ran to Kerry's house, he ______ him. (to phone)

4) After they ______ their rucksacks, they rode away on their bikes. (to pack)
5) Gerry helped his grandma in the house because his father _______ him so. (to tell)
6) The cat hid under the chair because the children _____ so loud. (to be)
7) Before the students started to write, the teacher ______ their mobile phones. (to collect)
8) After Max _____ his breakfast, he left the flat. (to finish)
9) Laura repaired her glasses because her brother ____ them. (to break)
10) By the time the show began, all friends _______. (to arrive)


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