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 Present - Past  Tense Revision   


Put the verb in brackets into the correct tense
 
(The correction is at the end of the page.)

 
  1)   In 1998, John______________ (visit) Tahiti with a group of friends.
 
 
  2)   This month Tom _________________ (revise) for his exams. 
 
 
  3)   Julie is at the cinema waiting for Tom.  She _______________ (wait) for 10 minutes.
 
 
  4)   Marie only has half an hour for lunch so she usually ______________ (have) a sandwich.
 
 
  5)   David is a good friend of mine.  I _______________ (know) him since I was six years old.
 
 
  6)   At the moment I need to concentrate.  I __________________ (do) a grammar exercise.
 
 
  7)   Tom is writing an important report.  He _______________(write) 4 pages already.
 
 
  8)   Once a month Caroline _______________ (go) to the hairdresser's to have her hair cut.
 
 
  9)   Last year Peter ________________(travel) all over Australia.
 
 
 10)  Next Saturday, Peter ________________(take) Caroline to the theatre.
 

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Correction :

1) visited     2) is revising      3) has been waiting     4) has     5) have known 
6) am doing     7) has written     8) goes     9) travelled     10) is taking

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