Click here to go back to the homepage to learn English...Add a new lesson / test
Please log in!

Remember me
I've lost my password

2 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!

  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug

  • GREAT!
    Get a free English lesson every week! 2 MILLION subscribers!
    Click here!


    - English translator
    - Our other sites

    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #37049: Past tense
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: | Past [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Past simple or present perfect - Placement test 1 - Past simple (video) - Modal : may/might - Past simple or continuous - Past simple - Adverbs and past tense - Pluperfect / past perfect
    > Double-click on words you don't understand

    Past tense

    Complete with the past simple or continuous.

    English exercise "Past tense" created by anonyme with The test builder
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test [Save] [Load] [?]

    1. On my granddaughter's birthday her parents (to give) a party to which friends and relatives were invited.
    2. She (to play) the piano for half an hour and the guests applauded her.
    3. She has been practising the piano since she (to be) 4 years old.
    4. It was a sunny day and the children (to go) out to play soccer.
    5. Before the game (to start) they had noticed the pool.
    6. Some of them (to want) to swim and others preferred playing soccer.
    7. But all of them (to be) happy to come in for tea-time.
    8. We (to sing) ' Happy Birthday' both in English and in Romanian language.
    9. My granddaughter (to receive) a lot of presents and was very happy.
    10. The children (to enjoy) their toys and it was the most beautiful day of the year.

    End of the free exercise to learn English: Past tense
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topic : | Past | All our lessons and exercises

    Share : Facebook / Google+ / Twitter / ...