www.learn-english-today.com
lessons-exercises    • business-english    • vocabulary    • idioms    • proverbs    • wordgames    • links-resources    • fun    • news    • home


PRINTABLE  ENGLISH
 EXERCISE
S

 Past  Simple Tense  
 

            Complete the following sentences with the correct form of the verb in brackets:
      (Correction at the end of the page.)

        1.  Yesterday evening I__________  (go) to the cinema with a friend.
 
        2.  From 1995 to 1998 I __________ (work) in Tokyo.
 
        3.  Last night the concert __________ (finish) at midnight.
 
        4.  I __________ (arrive) at the office this morning before my colleagues.
 
        5.  When he was young, Tom  ________ (ride) a bicycle to school.
 
        6.  The train was at 8 p.m. so I ___________ (leave) home at 7 p.m.
 
        7.  Last Sunday was my mother's birthday, so I __________ (make) a cake.
 
        8.  I ___________ (start) to play golf five years ago.
 
        9.  The great composer Mozart _________ (die) at the age of 35.
 
       10. Julie _________ (do) a lot of English exercises last week. 
 
                        

           back to exercise list       

Correction

 
1) went      2) worked     3) finished    4) arrived    5) rode     6) left     7) made     8) started    9) died     10) did
 

                copyright www.learn-english-today.com   all rights reserved.