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Exercise "Past simple or present perfect", created by lucile83 (a free exercise to learn English):
Results of the 580 013 people who have taken this test:
Average mark: 60 / 100 Share
Latest member with a 100/100 (perfect mark): kath / FRANCE, on Wednesday 03 August - 12:57:
"Merci pour vos explications et pour ce super site! La persévérance me récompense."
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Stats (572614 candidates)
Question 1 passed: 84.5 %
Last summer I spent a nice afternoon with a friend; we *(go) to the cinema, did some shopping and talked a lot.
Question 2 passed: 60.6 %
I met my friend Jenny at university and we * (remain) friends ever since.
Question 3 passed: 57.8 %
It is late ! 11.00 pm !! By the way darling, I * (buy) a new dress this morning.
Question 4 passed: 73 %
Uncle Jimmy * (come) to stay with us last month; it was very nice.
Question 5 passed: 51 %
Look at that man! He can't stand up because he * (drink) too much champagne.
Question 6 passed: 52.3 %
I * (study) Philosophy for a few years and I think it is a real advantage in life. I'm still learning Philosophy.
Question 7 passed: 54.1 %
That poor old man * (work) hard all his life (from 1953 to 1999). He feels miserable because he has no money left.
Question 8 passed: 57 %
I have travelled a lot, but I * (never/be) to the USA.
Question 9 passed: 42.2 %
He has worked hard for 3 years and he is proud because he * (pass) his exam.
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